Junior Product Manager

Location
England,Bristol
Salary
£23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted
07 Aug 2017
Closes
04 Sep 2017
Ref
13849094/001
Contact
Stephanie Bishop
Job Discipline
Brand & Product
Experience Level
Executive
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The Junior Product Manager will develop the product portfolio and work with Product Managers to achieve strategic goals and objectives. This role comes with a 3 year development period to be a product marketing professional.


Client Details

My client is a leading manufacturer based in Bristol, within the construction industry.


Description

The Junior Product Manager responsibilities will include:

* Support the product management team in all aspects of innovation from gathering market insights, investigating attractive market segments, exploring strategic search fields and developing unique, value adding solutions for customers. Leading to direct responsibility for a product portfolio

* Maintain and develop product packaging ensuring compliance with all necessary standards including health & safety requirements

* Maintain, add and remove products as necessary, monitoring sales and profitability and making necessary action to stimulate demand

* Maintain a watch of competitor activity, communicate relevant information to the business to support strategy development and portfolio planning

* Maintain and update the database in support of internal stakeholders and customer information requests

* Maintain monthly reporting, trend analysis and identifying issues & corrective actions at an early stage

* Create dashboards including Innovation performance

* Provide functional support to product managers and other internal stakeholders as required


Profile

The successful Junior Product Manager will have:

* Educated to degree level or equivalent

* A background in Marketing, within a manufacturer would be advantageous

* Knowledge of construction and/or building markets

* Strong skills in Microsoft Office package (especially Excel)

* A full clean drivers Licence

* Strong communication and project management skills

* The ability to build relationships

* Willingness to travel domestically and abroad


Job Offer

Competitive salary, 25 days + bank holiday, cycle to work scheme and discount schemes