Product Manager

£45000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
03 Apr 2017
01 May 2017
James Beswarick
Clearance Level
None / Undisclosed
Job Type
Our client is a leading provider of RF/microwave, microelectronics, and security technologies for critical and high-reliability applications. Their Markets span across defence, aerospace, medical/industrial, and communications/consumer.
The Product Line Manager is responsible for the management of the Product Life Cycle for a range of products within our client's portfolio of products.
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You will be Responsible for helping define long-range strategies consistent with business and corporate goals and objectives.
Understand, articulate, and capture market trends opportunities and then translate them into requirements for new product development.
Understand customer business needs, routes to market and how best our client can leverage those channels and opportunities
Create business plans and documentation to launch plans for future products
Maximise profitability of their products, and be responsible for delivering profitability in line with strategic and operational targets.
Manage the product life cycle and recommendations for product deletions
Help to define product pricing strategies, ensuring future costs and pricing meet market and internal margin demands
Look for continuous reductions in product costs taking into account relevant manufacturing and other overhead costs.
Monitor to ensure all products and projects continue to meet the set objectives, taking correction actions as required.
Ensure all products comply with relevant standards/legislation in all markets and be aware of changes that may impact the product portfolio.
Be aware of taxes in all markets be aware of changes in legislation that may impact the product portfolio.
Work with marketing to develop marketing and communication strategies and documentation including data sheets

About You:

Experience in Product Line Management
Experience in all product planning and project management activities including generation planning and pricing analysis
Financial and Commercial awareness with understanding of cost structures and basic knowledge of cost accounting principals
Strong organizational skills; ability to manage diverse projects with different deadlines and priorities
It is desirable that you have knowledge of electronics
Understanding of Web Analytics is an advantage

Product Manager
Norwich, East Anglia
£50K DOE plus benefits

Keywords: Project Manager, Product Manager, Electronics, Product Management

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

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