An expanding company are a manufacturer and distributor of electrical, lighting . . They are seeking a Product Manager to support the Product Management Team in managing different areas of the electrical accessories' product portfolio, specifically wiring accessories (switches & sockets). Working closely with their Sourcing and Product Development Teams at their Far East manufacturing site, and key stake holders including, Marketing, Operations, Sales and Quality.
Support the Marketing/Product Management/Sales Team. Management of product data for internal systems and customer new line forms. Management of projects to ensure the NPI hits the required targets. Management and creation of product related information, pricing, packaging, instruction manuals, data sheets, labels, sales aides. Support Product Management Team in all aspects of 'cradle to grave' product life cycle. To work alongside Senior PM, as well as manage individual product categories. Working in a partnership with Asia Development Team in the design, development and execution of new products, from initial design concept to final packed product with supporting company both internally and externally. Working with and supporting UK, European and Asia Sales Teams. Maintain an awareness of trends and techniques in industry, undertaking training as appropriate. Develop a detailed understanding of segment products, and applications
Confident to present new products to Internal Sales Teams and deliver internal training sessions. Ability to support the sales force in front of the customer, to secure profitable business. The ability to work on multiple projects at one time, and to tight deadlines. Strong consumer and product awareness. Good organisational and planning skills.
Excellent written and verbal communication. Good attention to detail and accuracy. Experience - 2-3 product management experience in a similar industry Software knowledge - MS Office - Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook