Product Developer

19000.00 - 24000.00 GBP Annual + GBP19000 - GBP24000/annum
06 Sep 2018
04 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Product Developer

Location: Leek, Staffordshire

Hours: 9.00am - 5.30pm, Monday - Friday

Salary: GBP19,000 - GBP24,000 per annum

Our client, a prestigious manufacturer of luxury products in Leek, is currently seeking a 'Product Developer' to join their team on a full-time basis. They are currently going through a stage of growth and it is a very exciting time to join them! They can offer you progression, development and a long lasting career!

The successful candidate will be working with a team of Product Developers and Designers to develop the brand and the products.

As a Product Developer, your responsibilities will include:

* Researching the market and product trends and maintaining awareness of the marketplace
* Having a good knowledge of competitors and conducting benchmarking
* Understanding the latest packaging processes
* Acting as main the point of contact for new product ranges and refreshment of current products
* Developing the brand and product ranges
* Ensuring products are accurately costed
* Identifying any cost saving opportunities
* Supplier pricing negotiations
* Conducting pricing analysis of products and packaging

Attributes required to become successful in this role are:

* Knowledge of competitor analysis and market research
* Excellent communication skills, both written and verbally
* Have proven experience within a product development role
* Excellent eye for detail with a highly organised approach
* Team player with the ability to work from your own initiative

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a company that have excellent staff retention and can offer you progression!

Interviews are being held immediately, so APPLY NOW!

This role is being advertised on behalf of Appointments Personnel who are acting as an Employment Business