.Product Manager - Foodservice

Up to £35,000 + package
10 Dec 2012
10 Jan 2013
Business Type
In-house / Client-side
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is part of a well-known American owned business, dating back as far as the mid nineteenth century. As one of the world's largest marketers of branded and own label kitchen ware, across the consumer and foodservice industries, their name is synonymous with design and quality. This is a business with some very exciting plans for 2013 and beyond, and they are looking to bring some exceptional talent on board. We are currently recruiting for an innovative and exceptional Product Manager for the Foodservice channel.

Reporting into the Marketing Director, the successful candidate will be responsible for bringing our client's products to life within the Foodservice Division, incorporating Branded and Own Label products for the EMEAI market. The role comes with responsibility for devising the Foodservice NPD framework and strategy. This will encompass product development, reporting, analysis, market research, tracking new products and driving sales through promotions and PR. The successful candidate will be the go to person on all matters involving Foodservice product launch and life cycle.

We are looking for a creative and commercially astute individual, ideally from a non-food background with a positive, problem solving attitude. Educated to degree level, the successful candidate will have circa 6 years' experience in Brand or Product Management. Excellent presentation and communication skills will be required.

In return this is a chance to join an established and very well respected business which appreciates new ideas and would allow you to really make your mark.

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