Product Manager

Recruiter
SVC Group
Location
Colchester
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
10 Feb 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This is a rare and exciting opportunity for a Product Manager to join a growing company within the food engineering/processing sector, reporting in to the Global Product Manager. If you are an ambitious and dynamic self-starter, with food industry/retailer experience then this could be a fabulous opportunity to develop your career within an established global company. Core duties include: * To manage and develop the product portfolio including product planning, pricing and prioritisation. This will include the development of a vision and strategy for the company. * Develop product strategies in conjunction with other internal stakeholders including sales, innovation and service departments * Product lifecycle management * Medium and long term product planning * Gather and assimilate market intelligence to enable the company to capitalise on identified market gaps and opportunities * Establish strategic partnerships with complementary external and global businesses Key skills * Strategic vision * Superb communication and negotiation skills * Dynamic and ambitious * Food sector experience * An understanding of major food retailers and their needs This role is based in Colchester and will involve a considerable amount of global travel (approx. 25%). Product Manager Colchester £50-55k (plus car and bonus) This is a rare and exciting opportunity for a Product Manager to join a growing company within the food engineering/processing sector, reporting in to the Global Product Manager. If you are an ambitious and dynamic self-starter, with food industry/retailer experience then this could be a fabulous opportunity to develop your career within an established global company. Core duties include: * To manage and develop the product portfolio including product planning, pricing and prioritisation. This will include the development of a vision and strategy for the company. * Develop product strategies in conjunction with other internal stakeholders including sales, innovation and service departments * Product lifecycle management * Medium and long term product planning * Gather and assimilate market intelligence to enable the company to capitalise on identified market gaps and opportunities * Establish strategic partnerships with complementary external and global businesses Key skills * Strategic vision * Superb communication and negotiation skills * Dynamic and ambitious * Food sector experience * An understanding of major food retailers and their needs This role is based in Colchester and will involve a considerable amount of global travel (approx. 25%)