Assistant Product Manager

Location
England,Surrey,Leatherhead
Salary
£30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted
13 Apr 2017
Closes
11 May 2017
Ref
13816831/001
Contact
Mat Evans
Job Discipline
Marketing (General)
Experience Level
Assistant
Sectors
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A phenomenal opportunity for a bright diligent individual to support the Commercial Director with all strategic and tactical marketing requirements. The Assistant Product Manager will help in the delivery of their product strategy working across their most profitable consumer channel. The position holder will have in depth knowledge of brand management/new product development whilst being comfortable working on multiple projects and markets. My client is growing Beauty and Cosmetic with global exposure.


Client Details

This growing beauty retail brand is taking its industry by storm! You will join an incredibly friendly, collaborative, open communication environment with a close knit dynamic team. With an ever growing presence globally there is a lot of exciting movement in the business and some impressive long term plans. This is a fantastic time to join them! They are based in Leatherhead, commutable from London and Surrey.


Description

The Assistant Product Manager will support the Commercial Director with all strategic and tactical marketing needs for their consumer products- always having the end consumer needs as the core focus.

Key tasks:

* Branding - positioning & image
* Product range management - range management, NPD
* Creation and supply of marketing assets for all customers, including tailor made materials on requests
* Brand marketing - PR, Social Media (liaising with Communications Manager)
* Management of brand partnerships with third party licensees/distributors
* Project management of all aspects of NPD from concept development to launch
* Regularly review current product ranges to ensure profitability/viability and consumer relevance;


Profile

The successful candidate must have:



* Proven track record working in a marketing role within the consumer/retail space

* NPD experience

* Good working knowledge of MS Office, Adobe suites

* Strong project management skills

* Ability to function as an effective team member

* Sound commercial awareness and good analytical skills


Job Offer

£30,000 - £35,000 plus additional benefits