Fantastic Opportunity - Assistant Product Manager
Your new company
We have a new fantastic opportunity for an Assistant Product Manager to join a market leading and successful retailer, wholesaler and manufacturer. The job holder would be based in their state of the art, modern Head Office, with free parking, good public transport links and an on-site restaurant. Easily commutable from West Yorkshire, Lancashire and North Manchester.
Your new role
You will play an important role in the organisation, having a significant input into the developing of their exciting and innovate product range's that wow's their customers. Working closely with the Product Manager you will develop and maintain the product assortment for your product area, in line with the company and category strategy. This will involve the selection of appropriate new products and bringing them to market. You will also be involved in defining the Pricing Strategy, Range Analysis and the identification of new and exciting products
What you'll need to succeed
Ideally you will have experience within a similar role in Category Management, Product Management or Retail Buying, preferably in a general merchandise or FMCG environment such as DIY, Housewares, Automotive, Stationery or Food / Drink. Ideally you will have experience in product selection, range management and dealing with suppliers, and be able to demonstrate a good understanding of margin and pricing. You will be well organised with the ability to prioritize your workload, have good communication skills and be able to work to deadlines as part of a team or on your own initiative.
What you'll get in return
The successful applicant will be offered a completive salary of up to £25,000 dependant on experience as well as a host of other benefits including generous holidays, on-site subsidised restaurant and free parking. This company are enormously ambitious, with exciting plans for growth and expansion, so this role would really suit a career-mined individual.
What you need to do now
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