Associate Product Manager

About Our Client:

Our client is a leading global consumer goods organization.

Position Scope:

The Associate Product Manager will be responsible for product management for assigned products within the wholesale channel including the Commercial brand.  Management includes profitability, life cycle management, new product introductions, promotional and collateral recommendations.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the developing and presenting of the product plan
  • Assist in planning and analysis for new products including pricing, forecasting, launches, etc.
  • Assist in the development of product launch support materials including catalogues, brochures, merchandising and web content related to product
  • Participate on product development team to achieve on time and on budget new product introductions and product performance.
  • Work with Marketing Manager to ensure new products are included in trade show booths
  • Lead the creation of the annual  catalogue to include new products and pricing
  • Update competitive analysis for the organization
  • Create and analyze quarterly reports to evaluate product performance/metrics
  • Assist with other activities as necessary
  • Field travel (3x per year); trade shows (1-2x per year)

Requirements:

  • BSc /BComm undergraduate degree or college diploma required, concentration in marketing preferred
  • 3-5 years marketing experience, in consumer goods
  • Demonstrated experience developing and managing a marketing plan
  • Strong analytical skills essential for market and competitive evaluation, pricing and line management
  • Comfort around senior management and the ability to effectively interact with customers, sales associates and others
  • Excellent verbal and written skills including meeting facilitation and the ability to present
  • Advanced computer skills (PowerPoint, Word, Outlook and Excel) SAP
  • Demonstrate the ability to build effective relationships across all levels of the organization
  • Extremely organized and detail-oriented
  • Ability to travel 5% of the time, US travel required

 

Interested applicants please send your resume in confidence to Aman Sodi at aman.sodi@summitsearchgroup.com

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Job ID

GW0206

City

Mississauga, ON

Remuneration

Competitive compensation package + benefits

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Associate Product Manager

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