Junior Product Manager

Recruiter
Maiday Recruitment
Location
Hertfordshire
Posted
16 Mar 2019
Closes
31 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Junior Product Manager
£30,000 + £4000 bonus + Excellent company benefits
Based in Hertfordshire
Ref: MT26219GK

My client is a leading technology company that makes products in almost every area of Information Technology including; PC components, notebooks, tablets, servers and phones. My client, currently dominating within their industry, are seeking to recruit an enthusiastic Product Manager with a passion for the IT industry to join their dynamic team where you will be researching, understanding, and finally communicating the needs of the consumers to the product manager and eventually throughout the entire business.

Purpose of the role:
As Junior Product Manager, your role will be to support and assist the Commercial Product Marketing team to ensure best product line-up, promotion and costing.Junior Product Manager Responsibilities:

- Planning and subsequent execution of quarterly product roadmap
- Frequent analysis of competition
- Assist sales as and when required, including roadmap presentations to customer
- Weekly inventory monitoring in order to ensure desired sell through is achieved
- Liaise with back office to ensure HQ forecast is in line with local planning
- Understand HQ/Factory supply issue and coordinate between SA/back office and sales to provide solution
- Act & respond quickly to sales requests for bid pricing and project support
- Follow up the status of each order with back office & feedback any delays or changes to the sales team
- Regular joint visit to customers for roadmap and product presentations
- Create and maintain quarterly sales kits and roadmap presentations
- Maintain ‘hot products’ short list for varied marketing activities

Junior Product Manager competencies, experience and knowledge required:

- Experience of working in a similar role
- Experience of working in the IT industry or similar
- Experience of managing multiple competing priorities
- Confident and able to engage across all levels and all functions
- Excellent verbal, written and formal presentation skills
- Excellent attention to detail
- Passionate about new technology
- Strong character able to negotiate effectively
- Good understanding of local market trends
- Proficient knowledge of MS Excel

This is an amazing opportunity to work within a hugely successful global business. If you would like to find out more about the role then please email your CV to Megan on Megan@maidayrecruit .(url removed)

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