A UK market leading Supplier of branded parts to trade distributors and major retailers with a reputation for quality and service are seeking to recruit a Senior Product Manager who will head new Product Development and the Product Manager Team.
As Senior Product Manager you will be responsible for developing strategic marketing plans for product groups, in-line with corporate strategy- identifying new business opportunities and investments.
Additional accountabilities will be to-
Lead the Retail Product Team to achieve their objectives by managing them strategically within the structure.
Set and monitor departmental objectives within the company strategy and communicate these to the Retail Product Team.
Enhance new or existing products through design or the re-design of products and/ or packaging in line with company branding.
Manage and monitor sales, profit and margin for designated product groups against agreed targets.
Lead and monitor the process to identify, research, develop and launch new products.
The successful candidate will have:
A minimum 5years experience in a marketing/ product management environment.
Ideally experience working within the automotive industry (not essential)
Developed commercial acumen
Preferably educated to Degree Level
Developed communication skills
Strong IT skills
To be considered for this role, please forward your CV and a covering letter to Richard Piper at Copeland Select, Automotive Recruitment.