Assistant Product Manager

Emmerson Kitney Limited
Kingston upon Hull
11 Feb 2018
12 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

An Assistant Product Manager is required for a leading manufacturing company in East Yorkshire. This is an exciting opportunity to work with the Product Management Team in R&D, who have responsibility for the maintenance and analysis of the market, legislation and competitors as well as supporting the overall product strategy.

As the Assistant Product Manager, you will be working closely with commercial sales, marketing and customer service to coordinate product launch plans within new product introduction. Reporting to the Domestic Product Manager your responsibilities will include:

As the Assistant Product Manager, you will report to the Domestic Product Manager and be responsible for;

Responsibilities include:

·Delivering regular updates on legislation/regulations within the UK and other markets

·Delivery of competitor analysis, to include price and product launch activity

·Analysis of competitor activity to include recommendations and conclusions

·Undertaking technical competitor comparison analysis as required

·Supporting the development of technical documents and dissemination for all new products

·Delivery of merchant data for all new products

·Ensuring that all promotional and merchant communications are accurate

·Liaise closely with other departments in order to ensure an understanding of the market place and customers’ needs

Essential requirements include:

·Either a Degree level qualification in a Technical/Engineering/Marketing Discipline or significant hands on operational experience (of over three years) within any of those environments

·The ability to build strong relationships

·A good knowledge of heating products and technologies

·The ability to communicate and build relationships

·Confident and outgoing personality, vital in developing relationships

·Ability to adapt approach to reflect customer type

·A strong team player with the desire to learn and develop

·Excellent time management and organisational skills

·A can-do and enthusiastic attitude

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who has a technical role and is looking to get in to a more mixed role with commercial aspects or someone who is a strong Product marketer who is looking for a new challenge.

Please apply by following the directions on the website, alternatively for more information and a full outline of the role, call Sam Horton on 01482 628808.

Emmerson Kitney recruit for Sales & Marketing, Engineering and IT roles at all levels throughout the region. If this role is not suitable for you, we would be happy to have an informal chat regarding any future opportunities.

While we will endeavour to respond to every applicant personally, on occasion this is not always possible, therefore, if you have not heard back from us within 14 days of applying, you have been unsuccessful.

Please note all 3rd party applications will be forwarded to Emmerson Kitney, as retained partners working with this client.

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