Junior Product Manager

Location
England,West Midlands,Birmingham
Salary
£18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted
23 May 2017
Closes
20 Jun 2017
Ref
13829299/001
Contact
Sophie Whittingham
Job Discipline
Marketing (General)
Experience Level
Assistant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Market leading supplier of Leisure Products based in Birmingham, looking for a Marketing Executive with experience in a Sport environment


Client Details

Our client is a market leading supplier of Leisure Products based in Birmingham. They pride themselves on exceptional design, innovation and excellent levels of customer service. They offer a range of products from well-known licensed brands as well as their own brand range.


Description

The Junior Product Manager will be responsible for creating sports products from concept through to launch in line with a range of brands. They 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. They will work with cross-functional teams, communication 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. They will be commercially aware and able to undertake cost analysis of products to ensure they are produced to a high quality, at the best cost and in line with safety/quality standards.



The Junior Product Manager will be responsible for creating packaging designs and the annual trade catalogue. They will assist the Product Managers in the planning and execution of annual trade exhibitions.



The Junior Product Manager will have demonstrable experience within a Sport environment, a can-do attitude and will be a self-starter, with great team skills.


Profile

The successful Junior Product Manager will have:

Demonstrable experience in a Sport environment

A commercial and practical mind-set

The Ability to manage multiple projects to tight deadlines

Excellent attention to detail

Great Communication Skills

A Can-do Attitude


Job Offer

Excellent Salary + Friday Early Finish