Job vacancy - Product Manager

Position: Product Manager
Reference: CHacs192
Location: Lewes
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per annum

As the Product Manager you will oversees the entire development and production process of the company's product range and coordinate departmental teams to ensure product success. As such, the Product Manager contributes to product strategy, maintains the documented form of that strategy including product the road map, and communicates the strategy both internally and externally to existing and potential customers. You will also monitor and review market and technology trends to determine best methods to make the product and services profitable for the company.

  • Define and manage the Company's product portfolio and roadmap.
  • Develop Client relationships and capture their requirements.
  • Work with the Sales Team to forge and maintain relationships with key customers, explaining the current product range and obtaining feedback on issues and potential improvements.
  • Develop technology and delivery partnerships.
  • Work with external third parties to assess partnerships and licensing opportunities.
  • Develop expert knowledge in competitor analysis by monitoring competitor product ranges and providing technical and commercial feedback to management.
  • Monitor, review and continually improve product design, development, deployment and support activities.
  • Manage the product life cycle ensuring smooth transitioning of old product to new product with a particular emphasis on stock and customer spares/life commitment.
  • Provide training to internal teams and customers.
  • Deliver market requirement documents (MRD) and product requirement documents (PRD) with prioritised features and corresponding justification.
  • Develop core positioning and messaging for products.
  • Set pricing to meet revenue and profitability goals.
  • Maintain Technical-Commercial Literature: Data sheets, application examples, presentations.

To be successful in this role of Product Manager we would love to speak to anyone who has experience of:

  • Engineering degree
  • Previous experience of working in the acoustics industry (public address and voice alarm desirable)
  • Previous experience of product lifecycle management.
  • Experience of working in a cross functional team.
  • Experience of Project Management advantageous

ACS are recruiting for a Product Manager. If you feel that you have the skills and experience required in this advertisement to be a Product Manager, please submit your CV including an outline of your experience as a Product Manager. It is always a good idea to include a covering letter outlining your experience as a Product Manager with your application as this will enhance your chances of selection and improve your prospects of landing the Product Manager role you desire.