Junior Product Manager

Location
Cambridgeshire, Huntingdon / Ely, Cambridgeshire / Corby, Northamptonshire
Salary
£25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted
02 Mar 2018
Closes
01 Apr 2018
Ref
CHW9435
Contact
Recruitment Team
Discipline
Marketing
Sector
B2C
Business Type
Brand / In-house
Seniority
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-Time
Junior Product Manager, Huntingdon -

Our well-established and industry-leading client is currently searching for a Junior Product Manager to join their busy and lively team in Cambridgeshire. Ideally, you'll have 2-3 years' experience in an NPD or Product focused role for a large consumer business. You'll need exceptional organisational and project management skills and will have experience working in a fast-paced environment on a number of time sensitive projects.

As Junior Product Manager, you will be responsible for the development of exciting and innovative new products to help drive key categories within the business. Working with a number of internal departments and colleagues to get your new products developed and launched into market, you will cover the entire product lifecycle, from analysing market research and the latest trends, to developing product prototypes, creating packaging and ultimately launching the product in stores. Prior experience in critical path management would be extremely beneficial, as you will be working on the NPD processes for multiple product lines at any given time and will need to be experienced in tracking each project to ensure it runs smoothly. You'll have a strong commercial awareness and an understanding of the market, competitor and consumers to produce products that stand out in a crowded market place, meet consumers' needs and help to increase market share for the brand.

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who is keen to build on their experience in a product management or NPD role within a hugely successful and established consumer business, who are offering excellent opportunities for progression and personal development.

Due to the location of this role it is commutable from Huntingdon, St Neots, St Ives, Ely, Peterborough, Stamford, Cambridge, Spalding, Northampton, Corby, Leicester, Wisbech, Chatteris, March, Market Harborough and Kings Lynn.

For registration purposes please could you let us know where you are currently based or which locations you are considering as well as your required salary and notice period.

Please upload a Microsoft Word version of your CV where possible, excluding textboxes or images, as this can affect the consultant's job matching process and therefore your details may not be picked up for a role.

Search Brand Recruitment on Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn to hear about all of our latest jobs.

Brand Recruitment offers the services of an employment agency for permanent work. Visit Brand Recruitment online http://www.brandrecruitment.co.uk/ to apply for other key marketing jobs in the Central and Eastern region. If you have not heard back from us within seven days please assume that your application has not been successful.