Position: Assistant Product Manager
Location: Abingdon (OX14)
Salary: £28,000 – £30,000 per annum (plus £1k bonus)
Sector: Products, Appliances, Kitchen, Domestic, Product Development
An established and leading business who supply premium cooking appliances from ovens, hobs, range cookers to extractor hoods, are seeking an Assistant Product Manager to join their ranks.
Operating from their home in Abingdon, an affluent town just outside of central Oxford; the overall purpose of the Assistant Product Manager is to provide support and assistance to the Product Manager. Your bread and butter is to contribute and help to guide and develop the department through a combination of products including domestic Dishwashers, Laundry, Refrigeration and Sinks & Taps, building a market strategy and vision and liaising with Channel Managers and the UK sales team to maximise opportunities.
You are a vital cog in the process of managing the cold and wet products. The Assistant Product Manager is effectively a product champion! Your task is to know everything there is to know about the lines of products, the pitfalls, your competitors and where the business is and where it needs to go. Whether its market analysis, product specs, sales forecasts, addressing quality issues and the development of these products, these areas will undoubtedly be your forte!
If you have experience of working with high-end products and seek a new challenge with a rewarding employer, we would love to hear from you!
Established in 1989, this premium domestic appliances specialist have been supplying customers across the UK for almost 30 years.
Based in Abingdon, Oxfordshire, the company supplies an extensive range of over 750 products across all corners of the UK via its growing infrastructure network, of major retailers and distributors throughout England, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland & the Republic of Ireland.
The product range includes a vast choice of Italian inspired cooking appliances – ovens, hobs, range cookers and extractor hoods – as well as an ever expanding range of refrigerators, and washing machines.
- Experience within the field of product management or similar
- Management training or people managing
- Good communicator
- Able to liaise with multiple stakeholders with a view to a maximising efficiency and productivity
- Pension contribution from employer 5% of salary
- Income protection scheme
- Death in service 4 x salary
- Staff discount on the purchase of any company products
Thompson & Terry Ltd is a recruitment consultancy specialised in the sourcing of Sales & Marketing professionals within Oxfordshire. No terminology used in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of race, age or sex.
PLEASE NOTE: Due to a high volume of applications, if you have not heard from us within 5 working days, unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful at this time.