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Senior Product Manager, Ref:1258

  • Job added:   18 June 2013
  • Salary :   £Competitive + car + benefits
  • Location :   Western Home Counties
  • Job Type :   Permanent
  • Company :   Copeland Select
  • Contact :   Julia Pennington

 

 

 

 

Our client is an automotive manufacturer who is currently experiencing an exciting period of growth and development.  They are now seeking a Senior Product Manager to join their team.

JOB PURPOSE:
To champion products in portfolio and take responsibility and accountability for all activities relating to your products including tactical actions. 
To plan, develop, introduce, in-life and end of life activities for specific products in the UK, with an emphasis on ensuring all products perform to planned profitability.

ACCOUNTABILITIES:
Ensure passenger car range price and specification matches the manufacturer’s price positioning and overall brand proposition
Management of all processes relating to each stage of the introduction of new models
Manage all stakeholders’ requirements and contributions to new product introductions
Ensure the product portfolio meets the sales performance objectives and recommend actions and refinements to meet plan objectives
Manage the communications of the product portfolio to ensure awareness, showroom traffic and enquiries are maximised and thereby deliver profit and volume ambition
Ensure all marketing communications from the manufacturer accurately portray the products

PERSON SPECIFICATION:
Educated to degree level
Ideally have a background working for a UK automotive manufacturer in a product, analytical or planning role
Strong project management skills with good understanding of Microsoft Project
Strong customer service orientation
Highly numerate with good PC skills.
Good written and verbal communication skills
Understanding of automotive software packages
Good presentation skills
Self-motivated / positive attitude
Ability to manage detailed information and specifications


To be considered for this role, please forward your CV and a covering letter to Julia Pennington at Copeland Select, Automotive Recruitment.

Please visit our website: www.copelandselect.co.uk for further marketing opportunities in the Automotive Industry.


 

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