Assistant Product Manager

Location
England,London
Salary
£27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted
12 Sep 2018
Closes
10 Oct 2018
Ref
13952323/001
Contact
Elizabeth Woodforde
Job Discipline
Brand & Product
Experience Level
Assistant
Sectors
FMCG
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
This is a newly created position to work across an exciting portfolio of skincare product development and innovation from end to end.


Client Details

A leading FMCG beauty and personal care business based in London.


Description

Working within the Product Team as the Assistant Product Manager you will be responsible for the following:



Portfolio planning & delivery: support the end to end delivery of the NPD calendar across all brands.



Budget management: working with internal teams to track all aspects of costs, margins and spend.



Innovation & creativity: be the expert on the consumer and market in order to feed into the innovation pipeline.



Product & brand advocate: provide accurate product knowledge to both internal and external stakeholders such as Marketing, Sales, external PR and Customer Service.



Project management: Maintain close working relationships with existing and new suppliers to ensure that our supply base is able to deliver on the NPD plan.


Profile

The candidate that secures the position will bring the following skills and attributes:



* Working knowledge of delivering NPD (ideally with 3rd party supplier) from concept to launch on time and on budget

* Commercial understanding of product development and margin management.

* Knowledge of the competitive set and retail environment.

* Comfortable with tracking and managing multiple projects
* Able to demonstrate creative thinking coupled analytical ability

* Passion and enthusiasm for beauty. General knowledge of the global beauty industry and trends.


Job Offer

Great Salary & Benefits!

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