Product Innovation Manager

Location Bredbury, Greater Manchester
Job Type Full time
Salary Negotiable
Contact Natasha Hodson
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Reference NH11896_1561630818
My client, an international market leader in the production of safety identification, from labels and safety signs to printers and scanners, are looking for a Product Innovation Manager to join their growing team. Reporting into the Director of Innovation, NPD and Customer Intelligence for Europe, this role will deliver a sustainable pipeline of product solutions to effectively meet customer needs. You will work alongside the Customer Intel team to identify product opportunities, size and prioritise these opportunities, perform testing and coordinate the development of the product.

Product Innovation Manager- Responsibilities

-Taking a customer led approach, finding and analysing customer needs
-Collaborating with the Product Manager team to create a potential portfolio of solutions
-Working with internal teams and design agencies to produce prototypes
-Setting up products internally from costing, BOM's and routings perspective
-Analysing sales and continually work with the local Product Managers to optimise revenue

Product Innovation Manager- Requirements

-A creative and commercial mindset
-Proven NPD experience
-Proven project management experience
-B2B sector experience would be an advantage
-A strong customer focus
-Degree level education in a relevant subject
-Excellent communication skills

This role can be based in either Bredbury or Banbury

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