Strong product management experience? dealt with contacts and factories in the far east to bring NPD to market? Always looking out for the next trend in the market place and understand how to tailor it to your products? Then read on, this 3-6 month contract could be for you.......
The leading global provider of mobile computing solutions with offices in more than 30 geographies and sales in more than 150 countries, this company designs and markets a broad range of accessories for today's mobile computing user.
The Product Manager is responsible for managing the successful delivery of new products to market. Responsible for the creation of products specifically for the EMEA region, including adapting what exists elsewhere in the global portfolio or creating products from scratch, often with short timescales and for a specific customer opportunity. The second is to be responsible for all aspects related to bringing products developed by the global product management team (GPM) to EMEA. This includes involves close collaboration with the Category Managers in EMEA, GPM's in the US and manufacturing base in China.
- Immediately available
- A Degree and five+ years plus experience as a Product Manager or Project Manager, with equivalent combination of education and work experience.
- Strong knowledge of product development processes in consumer products
- An ability and desire to work against deadlines with multiple, simultaneous demands and multi-national stakeholders.
- Experience working with factories and developing products in China preferred.