Product Manager - 12 months FTC

Recruiter
Randstad Employment Bureau
Location
London
Salary
35000.0000
Posted
16 Feb 2017
Closes
16 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you able to predict market trends? Do you have a knack for competitor analysis and research? Due to continued growth this well-known membership organisation is seeking an experienced Product Manager. This is a fantastic opportunity for anyone with a strong background in product development who is looking for an exciting and engaging work environment.

The role will be a 12 month contract initially, based in Central London, and offering a competitive remuneration package in line with experience, up to £40,000 p.a.

In the position your primary responsibility will be to develop new and existing products that enable this organisation to realise its strategy. You will be required to identify potential products, conduct market research, generate product requirements, and determine specifications in order to bring new products to life.

This would suit an experienced Product Manager who has a strong commercial background, marketing trained and, ideally, with experience of commercial training. Strong Project Management skills will be required to develop products on a cross-functional basis.

Benefits:

*12 month contract
*Central London location
*27 days holiday plus bank holidays
*Private medical insurance with family option
*Life assurance
*Non-contributory pension up to 12%

Key Responsibilities:

*Determine member needs by undertaking the research required to obtain market information
*Assess viability of new product areas aligned with core content themes
*Recommend the nature and scope of present and future product lines by reviewing product specifications and requirements
*Assess market competition by comparing the current products to competitors
*Provide source data for product line communications by defining product marketing communication objectives
*Prepare short and long-term product sales forecasts, and requested reports and analysis
*Introduce and market new products by developing time-integrated plans with marketing and sales
*Determine product pricing by utilising market research data; reviewing production and sales costs and anticipating volume
*Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops

Key Skills:

*Proven background in Product Management
*Strong understanding of the Product Development life-cycle
*Analytic approach toward research and reporting
*Experience of commercial training
*Relevant qualifications/professional training

If you have the skills and experience necessary then apply now with your resume to be considered.

Randstad Business Support acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Business Support is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

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