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Assistant Product Manager

  • Location: Leeds
  • Salary: Negotiable per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 21 days ago

  • Sector: Marketing
  • Contact: Alex Hamilton
  • Contact Email: alexhamilton@betterplaced.com
  • Client: Client 12
  • Expiry Date: 16 December 2021
  • Job Ref: AH/28322_1637062458

Assistant Product Manager

The Company

Better Placed are proud to be working with a prestigious FMCG business who are a leader in their product area and an excellent long-established business with strong ties to their local area. They are currently experiencing strong growth with exciting innovation plans moving into 2022.

The Opportunity

The Assistant Product manager would be responsible for supporting the product development and innovation plans for the entire brand and would report into the Head of Brand.

  • Lead and collaborate with key departments internally to ensure launch products from concept to in store, ensuring launches are delivered on time.
  • Work collaboratively with colleagues to manage NPD packing initiatives for the entire brand.
  • Work with consumer insights teams and relevant research agencies to develop product concepts
  • Management and ownership of critical paths
  • Close co-operation with the Sales team to implement account specific initiatives
  • Design briefing and agency liaison including artwork / marketing copy approval

The Individual

The ideal candidate will be degree-educated with marketing experience within an FMCG or Consumer Durable business with strong product development focus.