Product Manager

STR Group Portsmouth

Location:

England, Oxfordshire, Kidlington

Salary:

£50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum

Posted:

12/01/2018

Job type:

Permanent

Working hours:

Full time

Sector:

Engineering

Product Manager £50,000- £60,000, Kidlington Oxfordshire A technical engineering organisation are seeking a Product Manager on a permanent basis to help develop and grow their business based in Kidlington. Working within a niche engineering environment the Product Manager will be responsible for leading the design and development of new products working within a new product development setting. Other responsibilities will include: Working to collate and define new product concepts and features from market research and customer feedback; Working alongside other department managers, directors and external collaborators to document the business, financial, scientific and technical justifications for undertaking proposed developments; Working with the relevant functions to present the justifications for the new product concepts and features as a coordinated product plan and roadmap for approval by the board; Develop product descriptions, customer benefits, application notes, blogs and supporting marketing, sales and support activities; Build and manage a team of development engineers to build and contribute towards research development. In order to be considered for the position of Product Manager candidates need to be able to demonstrate experience of delivering successful outcomes when taking a product to market, from product design, development and manufacturing, through to customer installations and data analytics, ideally within a regulated sector. In addition candidates need to have a good understanding of project management principles and technical documentation. It would be advantageous to have a degree in either Electrical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering Degree or a closely related subject, as it would be to have a good working knowledge of quality standards CE and ISO9001 and experience in building and managing a team. This position is commutable from Oxford, Bicester, Witney and other locations within Oxfordshire. For further information, or to apply for this position please contact Max Sinclair at or STR Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.