Product Development Assistant

Recruiter
Clockwork Organisation
Location
Wrexham (Wrecsam)
Posted
10 Feb 2019
Closes
01 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Product Development Assistant

Permanent
Wrexham
£18,000 to £20,000 per annum

Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5.00pm

22 days holiday & 8 bank holidays

Free car parking

The Role
Our client is currently looking for a Product Development Assistant to join their expanding Marketing Team. You will be responsible for sourcing new suppliers globally and communicating with them on a regular basis working on the development of new products. You will need to be a strong team player, good communicator and able to present information accurately and effectively to other colleagues and to customers.

Responsibilities

* Investigating industry activity and creating weekly reports for review

* Analysing published reports, data and statistics

* Evaluating past performance of product’s sales to support future product development

* Assessing future trends and providing suggestions of how they can be implemented into the product pipeline

* Present information as and when it’s required to other departments in the business.

* Conducting regular competitor analysis and competitor product reviews

* Idea generation – Research into new product ideas for all brands and report on this weekly.

* General administration tasks – Supporting the Product Development Team Leader with any researching new suppliers, product presentations and any other administration tasks as and when directed.

The Candidate
The successfully appointed Product Marketing Assistant will have the following skills and abilities:

* Educated to degree level

* Good research skills and the ability to analyse competitors

* Ability to analyse and identify trends in order to make recommendations for new product developments

* Strong skills in Microsoft Office - Word, Excel, PowerPoint

* Excellent communication and presentation skills

* Excellent organisational skills and ability to prioritise workload and manage your own tasks

* Excellent attention to detail

* Self-motivated, strong team-player

* Available to travel as and when required

* Fluent Mandarin is essential for this role.

The Package

* 22 Days Holiday plus statutory bank holidays

* Free on-site car parking.

* Hours of work are 8.30am-5.00pm (with 30 minute lunch break).

The Company
Our client is the number one performer in their sector. The business has grown through developing exciting and innovative products that are marketed and sold through ecommerce, retail, wholesale and TV shopping channels. They have a great track record for growth and offer a super opportunity for a Product Marketing Assistant to join their highly successful team.

To Apply
This vacancy is advertised by Travail Employment Group who are acting as an Employment Agency.

Once you click to apply for this job your application will be immediately received by Travail Employment Group. If your application is successful a consultant will be in contact with you within the next 7 days. If you do not hear within the next 7 days you have not been successful on this occasion and unless otherwise advised, Travail will keep your details on file and contact you with future relevant opportunities.

All candidates registering with Travail Employment Group will need to provide proof of identity, and evidence of any experience, training and qualifications our client considers necessary for this position

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