Reporting to the Senior Product Manager, you will be responsible for implementing agreed product development initiatives, NPD programmes, commercial activities including costings and promotional plans and help in the development of strategic initiatives.
You will effectively manage the account or several accounts to achieve both customer and business commercial requirements and targets.
You will have excellent communication skills that you will use to build relationships with the customer and also colleagues internally, particularly those within the production, purchasing, R&D and packaging technology functions.
You will have a strong product management background, ideally 3 years plus within an FMCG environment, be a good team player and have competent numeracy and computer literacy skills.
We will however consider applications where you can demonstrate that you have the ability and core competencies to take on this role and that you are willing to learn quickly to meet the role criteria.
The role will demand regular travel within the UK to enable development of close working relationships with customers and therefore you will need a full clean driving licence.
Additionally, this role will be working on Turnkey projects with the French office and therefore the ability to speak French competently is an advantage and desirable not essential.
'A' Level and/or a degree
English and Maths GCSE
If you have the required skills and would like to be considered for this role please send your current CV or call Bee for more information.
Simple Recruitment (South West) Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency where this vacancy is concerned.