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Job description

Assistant Product Manager

Responsibilities / Duties

  • Supporting the Senior Product Manager with product launches
  • Autonomy of new product projects from concept
  • Data uploads and uploading product information on internal systems
  • Become the go-to contact for queries and information requests from the regional marketing and customer service teams
  • Organise product models for testing, photography and market research
  • Assist in packaging design and development of new products (briefing, coordinating translations, checking product information, approving print samples)
  • Manage competitor database, gap analysis and carry out competitor reviews
  • Gather information from International marketing teams to assist in development of new products
  • Be present at meetings and be prepared to input on figures and forecasting
  • Track were products are when sent by suppliers
  • Provide key product information to marketing teams to increase sales

Skills / Experience required:

  • Able to work in a team
  • Past experience in marketing and/or product development
  • Strong organisational skills with great attention to detail
  • Excellent project management skills
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Experienced Microsoft Office user (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook)
  • Be ready for ownership of products
  • Experience of product marketing


  • 25 days holiday + Bank holidays
  • Flexible working with a split between remote and office working
  • Company Pension – up to 8% matched employer contribution
  • Annual bonus scheme
  • Health cash plan
  • Option to buy up to 5 days holiday
  • Staff discount

As an industry leading, nationwide Marketing, Digital, Analytics, IT and Design recruitment agency, we are continually receiving new assignments to work on, so keep a close eye on our website, Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter pages for a full list of current permanent and interim opportunities as well as marketplace news and fun stuff.
Forward Role is operating as an employment agency.

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