Senior Product Manager
Job type: Permanent
Job reference: : BBBH119831
Location: England, Oxfordshire
Sector: NPI & Product Engineering, R and D
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus, car allowance, laptop, mobile phone
Date posted: 24/01/2018
Job title: Senior Product manager
Salary: £50,000 - £70,000
A hugely innovative and influential design and manufacturing company. Working predominantly in the food industry on a huge array of dynamic products using the latest in design technology. Excellent progression opportunities are continuously available in this fast-growing organisation.
The successful Senior Product Manager will be a driven, strategic Manager ideally from an SME, product design background. You will play an extremely influential part in the direction and drive for the new product development, you will be a focal point for liaison between sales, engineers and clients. You will be tasked with helping the business build a team that can collaborate on projects and complete all work to the company's high standards and strict deadlines.
As you will be leading from the front in the design and development of the company's new products, having a passion for design is essential. You must possess the skills and attributes to be able to tackle any issues and problems that can occur in a modern drawing office. Having experience in a product design environment to food industry standards would be a huge advantage but not essential.
Key Skills and experience:
-Experience of successfully taking a new product to market, from product design, development and manufacturing, through to customer installations
-Building prototypes, contributing to R&D activities
-Proven track record of growing and managing an engineering team
-Good understanding of project management principles and technical documentation
-Product design background with in a regulated sector
-Laptop and Mobile Phone
-Up to 5% matched contributions pension scheme
-25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
Key words: Product Design, Product Engineer, Design Engineer, Product Manager, Design Manager, Engineering Manager, Solidworks
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