Are you looking for an opportunity to get into product management?
Have you got direct sales experience and are you feeling that it is time to take on a new type of challenge?
If yes then we have a rare opportunity to move into International Product Management!
The company is a privately owned UK SME with a unique product offering and an international sales and distribution network. They have c. 200 employees worldwide have invested resources in expanding their manufacturing facilities.
The company manufactures optical inspection and measuring systems which are primarily aimed at the industrial market e.g. electronics, automotive, aerospace, precision engineering, medical device manufacture, plastics, dental laboratories and others. They have won awards for export and innovation and have a uniquely differentiated product offering.
This role is to become the specialist for their range of stereo microscopes and camera inspection systems. Responsibilities will include planning and implementing product launches, product pricing, forecasting and monitoring sales performance, competitive market analysis, technical and commercial training to internal teams and distributors, managing the creation of user guides and printed marketing material and input into new product development.
The role has some travel up to 0.5 to 1 week per month.
To be successful in this role you will need sales experience (export preferred but not essential), technical support or product management experience. Ideally you will have been involved with cameras, microscopes, instrumentation or lower value capital equipment.
Experience with microscopy is not essential as full training will be given.
The company offers a base salary up to £36K + OTE £6k which can be increased depending on your performance in the role. The role is base in Surrey and is office based when not travelling.
If you would like to discuss further please call Jonathan Pearse on 01279 657716 or email Jon@seltekconsultants.co.uk
Job Ref : 9874
International Product Manager | Inspection Instruments | UK South East | to £36K (£42K OTE)