Senior Marketing Executive - Product Management

Recruitment Genius
04 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
This is an opportunity to join a company that is expanding fast in the international server appliance market.

With solid B2B IT industry experience, you are a proven Product Manager looking for broader marcoms involvement, or a general marketing exec with solid strategic experience in product management elements. This is a chance to go to the next level in a great team, at a company where, if you behave like an owner, you get treated like one.

Their marketing team has encouraged customers in 140 countries - many in the developing world - to use their products to improve their networks, make the internet effective where bandwidth is a problem, and improve education for children everywhere.

They love their jobs because of challenge, impact, personal growth and lots of fun along the way:

- With rapid growth and new products coming onstream, there's lots to do!
- The company has marketing built into its DNA. Strategic and tactical marketing are joined up.
- It is ambitious and always striving for Excellence, so your marketing and general professional development will accelerate.
- It is big enough to pack a punch, but small enough that you can make a significant difference.
- Their marketeers routinely work with colleagues from across the business and from all around the world - every day is varied and enjoyable.
- The culture is team-oriented, open and progressive: hard work and strong performance are well rewarded. The marketing team help to set this culture.

If you are made of the right stuff, you will love it too.

The role
You will support Product owners by driving product management processes and making key inputs. You will project manage and coordinate the inputs of product stakeholders and make expert contributions on market research, competitive intelligence and market planning.

You will also produce some marcoms campaign and collateral outputs. You will have opportunities to evolve your role and progress your career over time, guided by your aptitudes, interest and business needs.

What they are looking for
A fluent strategic marketer, able to produce convincing competitor analysis, customer feedback and horizon scans to help define and position winning products, most likely demonstrated in a B2B IT market. Able to translate positioning into compelling message sets / draft copy.

A well developed project manager, adept at working a diverse group of stakeholders.

A proven achiever, with:
1st Class degree in business or marketing / 2:1 with other evidence of high achievement / further professional qualifications

You must be able to demonstrate:
- Intelligence and intellect - able to handle complex issues with a sound, rigorous analytical approach and excellent structured communication
- Excellent communication skills - written and verbal
- Drive, energy, tenacity, commitment to excellence
- Excellent teamwork and leadership skills - working collaboratively on complex tasks

- Study of Computer Science/IT as part of degree
- Extensive networks in the IT industry, among the channel, marketing supplier and in target markets