senior product manager in gaydon

26 June 2018
april payne, randstad cpe
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£ 65,000 per year
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gaydon, west midlands
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£ 65,000 per year
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april payne, randstad cpe
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job description

Are you looking for a new role as a Senior Product Manager? Do you want to work for a leading car manufacturer that is one of the most advanced operations of its kind in the world? If the answer is yes, this role is for you!

The Senior Product Manager will be responsible for ensuring that the products meet the customer needs. Supporting the Vehicle Line Director, the Senior Product Manager will provide the market and customer's voice into the development of the company's product strategy. This is a fantastic permanent opportunity to play a key role and to work for an industry leader!

Key Responsibilities & Tasks:

Lead all programme related commercial activities. In particular, to develop the commercial strategy including:

* Product positioning and competitive environment
* Management of the whole product lifecycle for the carline
* Detailed understanding and communication of the target customers for the product
* Detailed customer attribute definition for the carline and each programme, including feature and technology roadmap to support the targeted position in the market
* Volume and pricing strategy
* Development, approval and communication of core product messaging
* Options & colour & trim strategy
* Support marketing operations with product, market and customer expertise
* Financial budgeting & planning

Manage product planning activities and ongoing product strategy development including:

* Liaison with engineering, design & finance.
* Support project meetings and milestone checkpoints
* The lead input of customer & market requirements into a whole life plan
* Develop tactical product actions where required
* Ongoing strategy development
* Define requirements for any research programmes

To undertake other duties as required in support of the Company's objectives.

If this role is of interest to yourself, and matches your skills sets and experience then please click apply below to submit your CV. Please ensure your up to date contact details are on your CV before applying.

Randstad CPE values diversity and promotes equality. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application.

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

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