Product Manager (Engineering Equipment)

Recruiter
GHC Recruitment Limited
Location
Harlow
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
12 Feb 2017
Closes
12 Mar 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The Role

We have an exciting opportunity for a product manager with experience of working in an engineering or manufacturing based role to join a world renowned industrial equipment manufacturer and supplier based in a beautiful rural location near Waltham Abbey.

The company offers a good level of support to all employees as well as a friendly working atmosphere and very good long term prospects. There is also the opportunity for eventual progression to the role of marketing & aftersales manager within this role.

You will be responsible for identifying needs & opportunities within the market, helping to develop new products and improving existing products based on research and market intelligence gathered and finally bringing new products into the market.

Benefits
Salary - £30,000 - £35,000

+ Company Bonus Scheme
+ Company Car
+ Company Phone
+ Company Laptop
+ Company Pension
+ Company Healthcare Scheme

Days / Hours
Mon - Thurs - 8:30am - 5pm
Friday - 8:30am - 4:30pm

Responsibilities
- Gaining market intelligence by benchmarking with competitors & market share reporting
- Joint visits with sales reps to customers
- Providing technical support to customers (internal & external) to identify the right products and applications
- Identification by segment of the potential market
- Link with European and global product management
- Approval of technical specifications
- Identification & organisation of testing for equipment
- Introduction of new products
- Presentation during seminars/events
- Representing the company at seminars, fairs, for distributors and key accounts
- Support to central sales budget
- Forecasting on a monthly basis

Requirements

- Experience of working in an engineering or manufacturing based environment
- Ability to analyse potentials and trends
- Knowledge of sales and marketing within the region
- Good presentation skills
- Experience of dealing with distributors and alternate channels
- A strong commercial understanding


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