Role details

Retail Product Manager

Leeds   •   £33,000 - £38,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Retail Product Manager
  • Leeds

About Our Client

A leading B2B business in Leeds are looking to hire a Retail Product Manager.

Job Description

  • Manage and monitor sales, profit and margin for designated product groups against agreed targets
  • Lead the process to Identify, research, develop and launch new products within our agreed centres of excellence
  • Enhance new or existing products through design or the redesign of products and/or packaging, in line with Branding, Ring DNA and ease of use.
  • Develop a detailed understanding of the changing market place through close relationships with sales teams, customers and the market
  • Provide range and category management to key customers
  • Provide technical, legal, data and general product information as required
  • In cooperation with Marketing Services, prepare literature, customer support materials and training for product groups
  • Have a commercial awareness performance of the business and its product groups
  • Seek to reduce costs to obtain "value for money" and improve margin, in conjunction with the purchasing dept in line with budget
  • Seek to improve the efficiencies of the business

Other Responsibilities

  • Support the sale teams with customer presentations, visits and training
  • Assist with exhibitions and trade shows
  • Produce monthly reports to monitor performance and progress
  • Travel to Far East and Europe as and when required, including liaison with suppliers of existing products and prospective new suppliers, and attending trade shows

The Successful Applicant


  • Educated to degree standard or equivalent
  • Minimum 3 years experience in a marketing/product management environment, ideally automotive related, but not essential.
  • Competence in Microsoft Office
  • Good analytical skills
  • Good communication skills at all levels
  • If no experience in auto industry, must have an interest in auto related products.
  • Full driving licence

What's on Offer

£33,000 - £38,000 with benefits

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