Product Manager

Location
England,Berkshire
Salary
£40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted
28 Sep 2017
Closes
26 Oct 2017
Ref
13862984/001
Contact
Leslie Davies
Job Discipline
Innovation & NPD
Experience Level
Manager
Sectors
Automotives
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This role is a pan European position working across multiple consumer product lines from end to end.


Client Details

My client is a household named brand. They are renowned globally within the Automotive sector for their quality and have a variety of products across multiple markets. They are a business that offers the chance to learn and develop your career in fast paced environment. The are now looking for a Product Manager to join their Marketing team and manage their exciting product lines through their life cycle.


Description

The Product Manager's key responsibilities include:

* Managing the entire product life cycle from end to end

* Identify key NPD areas

* Work closely with all key stakeholders in the R&D and engineering teams to champion customer voice

* Proactively maintain up to date comprehensive understanding of competitor product strategies and new trends across Europe

* Management, motivation and development of direct reports


Profile

The Product Manager will ideally display:





* Strong leadership and influencing skills coupled to a strong ethic of teamwork in an international environment.

* Natural communicator and strong negotiator, able to build and maintain good relationships across all cultures and disciplines

* Sales, product planning or other related experience in the automotive industry

* Comprehensive understanding & experience of Market research techniques and delivery

* High level of numerical competence and strong attention to detail

* Very well organised with the ability to work under pressure and effectively prioritise in order to meet tight deadlines





* Confident presentation skills.





* Highly proficient PC skills (especially Excel and Powerpoint).





* Able to travel within Europe and work effectively in an international environment.


Job Offer

My client is based in Berkshire and offering a competitive salary to the right candidate. For more information please apply.