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Product Manager

Signature Career Management
West Midlands Region
£40,000 – 45,000
Closing date
20 Jun 2024

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Business Sector
Food & Drink
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Details

Are you a Product Marketer looking for a new challenge?  If you’re operating in the FMCG industry and keen to take on a new challenge this year in an on-trend and fast growing category, this may grab your attention!

A Product Manager position has arisen for a fast-paced, dynamic and forward thinking FMCG business.  The role will see you working hand in hand with the Marketing department and sales team.  Expect change, innovation and a team orientated culture.


This FMCG organisation is delivering fantastic results and continuing to grow and innovate staying ahead of the curve.  They manufacture a multitude of products and inspire team collaboration, innovation and very much a ‘can do’ attitude.  This is an organisation which will provide learnings, and a great deal of cross functional working - if you’re looking for a change in direction and keen to take on a varied role, this may just interest you.


The role of Product Manager is to build and maintain the overall project planning and management of NPD and EPD projects.  You will proactively risk assess delays and fast track opportunities, being the champion for the New Product Development process delivering best in class projects on time and to budget across all key accounts.

Responsibilities include:

  • Project delivery
  • Ensure key stakeholders are engaged in the project and held accountable for their deliverables
  • Ensure delivery of SKUs and products in line with business expectations
  • Build and understand lead times for specific areas of product and packaging development, managing expectations of the business
  • Effective leadership and influence of cross-functional project teams
  • Propose actions to solve any deviations when they arise
  • Analyse financial documents throughout the project
  • Analyse the performance of launched SKUs and review

Successful candidates will have experience in FMCG Product Management, able to work to complexity and have strong attention to detail.  You will also hold the following experience/ attributes:

  • FMCG experience
  • Highly organised with strong attention to detail – used to managing multiple projects
  • Methodical and process orientated
  • Holds gravitas and is able to challenge the senior leadership team and has the authority to hold various stakeholders accountable for their deliverables
  • Action orientated – goes the extra mile
  • Takes ownership, accountability and responsibility
  • Driven, engaging and an excellent communicator



This is a rare opportunity in FMCG and one which you can really get stuck into!  If this sounds like something that will grab your attention, please don’t hesitate in applying.




To apply directly please send a copy of your CV to or alternatively please apply via the link below.


Whilst we will always endeavour to respond to you, due to the high levels of applications we receive this isn’t always possible. If you are not contacted within 3 working days, you have unfortunately not been shortlisted for this role. 


Please note Signature Career Management is acting as an employment agency.



Signature Career Management’s passion is placing leading FMCG talent who go on to transform the performance of teams and organisations across the world.

We have a team of consultants who specialise solely within the Sales & Marketing functions of FMCG, enabling their collective knowledge and network to provide candidates a distinct advantage in their job search. Our consultants are targeted on feedback, not fees, so have your best interests at heart, and the candidates we place regularly go on to become our clients as they look to build out their own teams. This is testament to our relationship-led approach. 

If you don’t see any vacancies that interest you at this time but would like to work more proactively to secure your next role, please don’t hesitate in getting in touch. One of our consultants can talk you through how we can open doors to your next opportunity.  

Company info
0161 274 9184 / 020 3196 0869
Signature Career Management
1st Floor, Ropewalks
Newton Street
SK11 6QJ

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