Product Manager

Product Manager

Job Title: Product Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Whitstable, Kent
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 896254_1569255840
Contact Name: Marc Temple
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 23, 2019 17:24

Job Description

Product Manager
My client is looking for an experienced Product Manager to join the team. They are part of the $8 billion p.a. corporation and a market leading, global, interconnect specialist. They are one of the world's most innovative and advanced interconnect technology manufacturers.
The successful applicant will ideally have experience within the connector industry, but this is something that can be trained if candidates are coming from a different technical background (experience or education). You will be responsible for the development and implementation of product strategies including product direction, Marcoms, pricing, expense budgets, profit plans and future product development to manage your product category's life cycle.
Key Responsibilities include:
-Provides product related services to internal and external customers, such as customer quotations, technical support, product training, cost reduction programs, production support, and product plan
-Assess commercial attractiveness of related New Product Introductions and act as the interface between customers/KAM and Commercial Team
-Ensures that all appropriate routes to market are developed and supported, including distribution networks/partners
-Interfaces with engineers, designers, suppliers and customers to develop product requirements and specifications
-Compile and evaluate research on the market's product requirements i.e. performance, pricing, service levels etc.
-Assist in the development of marketing programs for relevant products
-Ensure compliance with all Company Policies and that all activity is within Budget
Essential Qualities include:
-Ability to understand electronics product technology and its application to a market
-Pricing / Costing experience
-Commercial experience in a B2B market
-Product Management / Marketing experience
-Technical background
-Position - Product Manager - Permanent
-Location - North Kent
-Salary - £40000 - £45000
Key Words - Product, Electronic, Connector, Pricing, Costing, Management, Marketing, Budgets, Customer, Research, B2B, Commercial
Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.
This is a Permanent role

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