Product Manager

Recruiter
ABA Consulting Ltd
Location
Sheffield
Salary
35000.0000
Posted
11 May 2017
Closes
10 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A successful engineering business which is part of a larger group is seeking a self-motivated Product Manager to join an expanding marketing function during an exciting period of expansion. Reporting directly to the Divisional Sales & Marketing Director you will take responsibility for the effective management of the product range covering the UK, Europe and the Middle East.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Ensure full accountability for the successful management of the product range
  • Apply a creative approach to the development of the branding
  • Review market product awareness
  • Monitoring of the design & development of new product ranges
  • Assess and improve levels of product quality including packaging
  • Liaise with internal departments to develop the brand and drive sales figures
  • Preparation and distribution of reports
  • Resolve all product-related questions
  • Attend Trade Shows and perform product demos to customers
  • Visit suppliers (overseas and domestic) to discuss design and packaging

The ideal candidate will have the following skills and experience:

  • Experience of working in a similar role
  • Flexibility with regards to travel
  • Educated to degree level or have a mechanical engineering background
  • Persuasive with good negotiating skills, diplomacy and negotiating skills
  • Able to generate new ideas and follow through to completion
  • IT Literate

This is a fantastic opportunity for a self motivated and enthusiastic individual with strong product management experience to join a growing organisation with genuine prospects of career progression.