Role details

Product Manager

Loughborough   •   £34,000 - £38,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Global Organisation
  • Excellent Career Prospects

About Our Client

My clients for the Product Manager role are big players across the World and are looking for a Product Manager to add to their existing Product Management team.

Job Description

The Product Manager role will carry primary focus across EMEA along with liaising with manufacturing and engineering teams in India and China. You will be responsible for the development and implementation of strategic product plans with full P&L accountability.

Essential Functions

  • Evaluation of product line extension or modification requests from sales team, or external customers. Utilising a formalized process that gives quantifiable reasons to implement or reject the extension. Preparation and presentation of a business proposal for acceptable projects that includes product specification, target cost and average sell price.
  • Responsible for meeting profitability, volume and customer service targets.
  • Introducing, on schedule and on budget, competitive products that meet or exceed market expectations and making promotion, product and channel recommendations.
  • Evaluation of product line cost reduction, modification, and process improvement recommendations from the manufacturing team for market acceptability: regular documented meetings with the teams that give clear direction and priority based on a commercial perspective.
  • Participation as a key member of a product development team through the concept, development, implementation and market introduction for the product or product line utilising Eaton processes.
  • Responsibility for product literature content: features, benefits and performance data. This includes printed and electronic formats. Monitor these areas as part of product life cycle management.
  • Sustaining core product lines to adapt to market change or to penetrate new markets and address competitive offerings: recommending programs and promotional activities
  • Working closely with the Market and Geography Managers to balance competing business needs.
  • Create, develop and maintain a five-year product plan on key products as agreed upon with the Global Product Manager. Coordinate product planning inputs for strategic and business planning.

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate will be a dynamic individual benefiting from strong technical product management skills acquired within an international context.

Degree in Marketing, Business and or Engineering

Strong expertise in technical Product Management

What's on Offer

Competitive Salary and Benefits

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