Role: Our fabulous Client requires 2 dynamic individuals to join their busy product marketing/ catalogue team.
Supporting the Catalogue Purchasing Manager and the Product Marketing Team in the effective, development, negotiation and purchasing of product ranges to be marketed by our client through its different sales platforms. (After a probationary period, you will be required to manage your own product category).
You will be required to establish strong working relationships with key suppliers, negotiating on the issues of price, marketing contributions, quality and service - thereby ensuring maximum value is achieved and promotional opportunities such as price support during limited periods are utilised. You will also be supporting new vendor sourcing, evaluation and selection and be accountable for the continual review of the performance of the existing range of products both online and offline developing recommendations for new products and the discontinuation of non-performers.
Additionally, you will be responsible for the presentation of products online, ensuring that they are properly merchandised, such as all images across a product range, key word search word terms are established before a product is deployed to the web and the selection of new products/product ranges within the scope of a defined range strategy.
You will also be required to manage discontinued products or product ranges taking into consideration any outstanding stock or customer service requirements and assist in the creation of the catalogue pages on the catalogue management system for catalogues and brochures.
Providing administrative support to the product marketing team in all aspects of catalogue production, including creation of new products, and amendments to the catalogue management system.
Competitor analysis reports including collation of information and gap analysis against competitor portfolios and analysis of new product sales and specific sales campaigns to the product marketing department will form part of your role.
As with all roles, you will be responsible for carrying out other ad hoc duties as requested by the Catalogue Purchasing manager or Senior management and ensuring at all times that you and the team are working to meet the latest product legislation such as WEEE and battery directive etc.
The vacancy is a full-time role, working 36.5 hours – Monday to Friday. The benefits of working for our client include a fantastic working environment, ample free parking, close to Shipley train station, staff canteen and lounge area and dress down Friday.
If you have the skills and proven experience to bring to this role, please send your CV to Beververed@theagency.org.uk clearly detailing the key competencies required for this role.
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