Product Manager – FTC - Yorkshire
MET are delighted to be assisting this leading FMCG business in recruiting an Product Manager for a FTC maternity cover opportunity.
In this role you'll be responsible for managing products throughout the product lifecycle from planning to execution, working collaboratively with key departments ensuring products are launched on time and aligned to the company's strategy of profitable and sustainable growth.
·Work alongside the Consumer and Trade Marketing Managers to ensure consistency of communications and print across product, trade, retail and consumer communications.
·Contribute to the delivery of the marketing plan across sales presentations, promotion and advertising.
·Provide regular updates to Sales with research and marketing information Attend and contribute to Sales and Marketing meetings as required
·Submit and present recommendations on product, packaging and pricing so that any current or new product can compete successfully in the marketplace
·Lead and collaborate cross functionally ensuring total business alignment for any EPD / NPD
·Work collaboratively with colleagues to manage NPD, EPD, liquid development changes and packaging initiatives.
·Management and ownership of critical paths throughout the lifecycle.
·Work closely with the Marketing team to develop and deliver packaging briefs to deliver TOV, Pricing and Visual identity aligned to Trade and Consumer briefs
·Design and conduct market research projects to assess customer attitudes to the current product range and new product introductions
·Research and analysis of market conditions
·Identification of key competitor and consumer trends
·Proven track record of managing all aspects of a successful product throughout its lifecycle with strong product development and innovation experience
·Good commercial and brand management acumen
·Strategic and tactical thinker
·Strong problem solving skills and willingness to roll up one's sleeves to get the job done
·A passion for consumers and marketing
·A good analytical ability
·A strong, confident communicator
·Driven, determined, results orientated and focused on day to day delivery
This Product Management job is commutable from Leeds, Bradford, Harrogate, Huddersfield and Sheffield
MET Marketing is acting as an employment agency in relation to this Product Marketing job.
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