Product Specialist (6-12 Month Contract)

Location
England, Surrey
Salary
£Competitive
Posted
25 Jan 2018
Closes
22 Feb 2018
Ref
NS99
Marketing Disciplines
Product Marketing
Industry Sector
Automotive
Contract Type
Contract
Work Experience Level
Executive
Agency-side or Client-side
Client Side

Product Specialist (6-12 Month Contract)

A fast growing car manufacturer are seeking a Product Specialist for a 6 to 12 month maternity cover contract. You will report to the Product Marketing Manager and work closely with the wider marketing team.

This role would suit a degree educated person with strong analytical skills and experience in the automotive industry.



Key Responsibilities

  • Manage models throughout their lifecycle stages, including initial UK specification, pricing and planning, with a significant focus on launch planning
  • Maximise the competitiveness and profitability of each model by the continuous review of market conditions
  • Ensure the effective and accurate communication of the applicable products' features and prices.
  • Detailed pricing of applicable models and features
  • Communicating product and pricing information internally and externally



Person Specification:

  • Automotive experience required
  • Educated to degree level or graduate calibre preferred
  • Strong analytical skills and organisational skills
  • Product & Pricing experience highly beneficial
  • Strong computer literacy; SAP and JATO experience beneficial
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Interest in marketing as a business function



To be considered for this role, please forward your CV and a covering letter to Nicola Hedges at Copeland Automotive Recruitment. Ref: NS99