Product Line Manager

27 Nov 2016
02 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Superb career development opportunity for an ambitious Product Manager with a background in manufacturingGlobal specialist materials manufacturing company Permanent, Full time M3/M4 corridor cGBP60,000, bonus, car allowance and broad ranging benefits The client is a leading Global company, a specialist multi-site manufacturer recognised for its complex products and operating at the forefront of technology in its markets through its utilisation of advanced materials and polymers. It supplies a diverse international customer base and this key Product Line Manager role is within their Product Marketing team and reports to the Product Marketing Director. The focus of the Product Line Manager role is to ensure the delivery of the P&L requirements for a significant and high value product line. You will evolve the value proposition of your product line and work closely with go-to-markets and business development colleagues on value propositions for the market. You will interface at a senior level with the sales and commercial teams, analyse external market research, identify market opportunities, provide a deep understanding of your competitors, provide roadmaps, product launch plans, sales collateral, financial data, pricing and target market objectives and guide the business to achieving the P&L and contribution margins required. A high calibre individual on an upward curve in their career is required for this Product Line Manager role. You will need to have high level graduate qualifications most likely in Engineering or Materials Science and this could also be supported by an MBA. You will be able to demonstrate a progressive career track record in manufacturing companies including elements of technology and operations but your primary focus will have been in marketing and product management. You will also need to have developed your career in groups that supply high quality complex manufactured products or materials for global markets. Other key requirements for this Product Line Manager role include your commercial acumen, grasp of financial data, business analysis skills and you will be looking upon this role as a step change opportunity in your already successful manufacturing marketing based career. As the client is a multinational, the prospects going forward are very real and the benefits package is as expected of a leading employer.Please forward in absolute confidence a full curriculum vitae, to Adderley Featherstone by clicking on the apply button and completing a short application. Product Line Manager Ref: L10597