Assistant Product Manager

Location
England,West Midlands,Birmingham
Salary
£19000.00 - £20000.00 per annum
Posted
18 Apr 2017
Closes
16 May 2017
Ref
2965839
Contact
Alyson Hawkins
Job Discipline
Marketing (General)
Experience Level
Assistant
Sectors
FMCG
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Assistant Product Manager

Assistant Product Manager £20,000

Your new company
A market leading supplier of Leisure Products based in Birmingham offering a range of products from well-known licensed brands as well as their own brand range. An exciting business with scope for career progression.


Your new role
As Junior Product Manager you will report into the Product Development Manager. Your role will be to develop products from concept through to launch across the brand range. You will manage the product range across their own portfolio of brands, liaising with the in-house design team to create new product concepts and offering. The Product Manager will work across cross-functional teams, communicating effectively with the in-house design team, sales and manufacturing to ensure that products are delivered to high standards effectively and on time to retailers. You will also have an eye for detail as part of the role will be to create packaging designs and the annual trade catalogue. You will also develop copy and press releases for the business unit.


What you'll need to succeed
The Junior Product Manager must have demonstrable experience within an FMCG environment and experience of working in a product environment. You will be educated to college level and must have a can-do attitude. Successful applicants will have a strong combination or creative thinking and strong commercial awareness and stakeholder management skills.

What you'll get in return
The chance to work within an exciting organisation and develop your product management skills.

What you need to do now
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