Assistant Product Manager

  • Job Reference: BSR2609
  • Date Posted: 27 September 2019
  • Recruiter: Bluestream Recruitment
  • Location: Abingdon, Oxfordshire
  • Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
  • Sector: Administration, Secretarial & PA, Customer Service, Sales & Marketing, Multilingual
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Contact: Belinda Elliott
  • Email: info@bluestreamrecruitment.co.uk
  • Telephone: 01235 567 350

Job Description

Are you an experienced Product Management Professional looking for an exciting new challenge with a fabulous global brand?

Do you want to make your mark and be part of a supportive, friendly team delivering exceptional brand awareness?

As Assistant Product Manager you will be rewarded with competitive salary, holidays and an excellent benefit package. You will be responsible for

  • The development of specific product categories -  translating business strategy into product strategy and driving action throughout the business to get products to market.
  • Owning the product road map for all products within the specific agreed categories.
  • Building up market vision
  • Managing Third Party relationships including product selection, pricing and purchasing contracts.
  • Being the recognised expert in the business on the product, the market, relevant technology and the competition.
  • Attending and/or participating in Exhibitions as and required by the business with the objective of understanding the brand products and competitors.
  • Analysis of monthly sales reports on specific categories.
  • Assist the Production Planner in forecasting new lines, or key products in promotional periods. Involvement with the phase-in and phase-out of products. 

 

To be considered for the Assistant Product Manager role you will need to:

  • Be educated to degree level or equivalent
  • Have previous experience in a similar role
  • Have experience in using MS Office packages (Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint).
  • Have ability to work on own and as part of a team.
  • Be outgoing, confident and enthusiastic. 
  • Have excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Be highly organised and self-motivated with a “can do” attitude.

 

Bluestream Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer who operates as an Employment Agency for permanent recruitment and as an Employment Business for temporary/contract recruitment.