Product Management Director - FMCG
A truly outstanding leadership role with a rapidly growing entrepreneurial FMCG company
Salary: Six figure package plus bonus
Our client is a real success story. It has grown rapidly, leading its category and establishing a multi-award winning non-food FMCG brand. Selling through major retailers across multiple channels their sales have gone from strength to strength gaining a loyal following and delivering exceptional results for their customers. Still a highly entrepreneurial company with a can-do attitude, now is an exciting time to join them as Product Marketing Director to help shape the next stage of their development as they continue to grow.
Reporting to the Board your remit as Product Management Director will be to shape the product management strategies of the company and be responsible for the full product life cycle. Through your product management team you will be given considerable autonomy to think and act quickly in this fast paced role. You will be right at the heart of the business, working closely with New Product Development, Brand Marketing and Commercial Teams to create product roadmaps that will appeal to consumers and customers alike. You will turn market and shopper insights into actionable product development plans and launch strategies that deliver real commercial benefits. This is a highly visible role with scope to develop your career to the main board in the medium term.
You will be graduate qualified with a track record of success in product management, marketing or new product development, gained within the FMCG sector or broader consumer products industry. You will have gained this experience with a brand owner or as a retail buyer looking to broaden your career. You will have a good understanding of category management, channel strategy, product ranging, packaging and sourcing strategies. You will have a strong commercial acumen and an ability to thrive in a genuinely entrepreneurial environment combined with exceptional leadership skills.
The prospects for career advancement in this growing company are very real, limited only by your ability and ambition. Salary is around the quoted figure with flexibility to attract the best.