Assistant Product Manager

Prestige Appointments
11 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Assistant Product Manager (IT Technology), Aylesbury, £25,000 - 28,000

New role created due to company growth…

An opportunity has arisen to join our International client, a leading technology manufacturer as an Assistant Product Manager. In this role you will be supporting European Regional product management team across all product categories. The products are focused heavily on the B2B market, selling through partner channels and distributors.

Person fit is key to the success of this role, you must be driven to succeed, commercially savvy and sales orientated.

The Assistant Product Manager will contribute to creating the right Go to Market strategy and marketing mix (pricing, promotion, channel placement, messaging) to ensure the business meets its sales targets.

  • Contribute to annual strategies & plans via cross functional teams to deliver category financial & growth targets.
  • Support the European RPM team with product administration processes e.g. coordination of 1st article sample distribution and signing off product data.
  • Support sales efforts with presentations, product training, samples and field support as required
  • Identify business threats and opportunities (SWOT) based on market and competitive analysis. Work with global product & channel marketing managers to develop and implement plans to minimize threats and capitalize on opportunities.
There will be an element of European travel in the role attending regional trade shows.

Experience and Skills required:

  • 2 years marketing experience ideally within a B2B environment
  • Intermediate Excel skills (vlookup’s and formulas)
  • Must be technology savvy, understand and be familiar with current technology
  • Degree educated OR CIM
Keywords: Junior Product Manager, Product Manager, Marketing Executive, Product Executive, Product Marketing, Product Specialist

Locations: Aylesbury, Hemel Hempstead, Milton Keynes, Leighton Buzzard, High Wycombe, Thame, Bedfordshire, Buckinghamshire

Prestige Appointments are a Recruitment Agency providing permanent resourcing and selection services to employers throughout the UK.

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