Senior Product Manager

Recruiter
Location
Malvern, Worcestershire
Salary
Competitive Salary and Package
Posted
18 August 2017
Closes
16 September 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We are delighted to be working with Metrasens, winners of the Queen's Award for International Trade 2017 with the recruitment of a Senior Product Manager.

Details about the Client

At Metrasens, their products and technologies are making people and places more secure every day. Metrasens are the leading provider of ferromagnetic detection solutions that have been deployed in more than 38 countries to safeguard areas including correctional facilities, secure government facilities as well as hospital and clinics.
Metrasens are focused on taking science from the laboratory and turning it in to ground-breaking products that make the world a safer place; everything they do is focused on understanding and helping their customers.
Metrasens have their Technology Centre and manufacturing in Malvern, UK with a sales and customer services focused office in Chicago to support their North America customers in addition to a global network of distributors.
In 2017, Metrasens was honoured to have won The Queen's Award for Enterprise in the category of International Trade, the UK's most prestigious award for business success. Metrasens has been recognised for its work in international trade, which represents 95% of total revenues and has grown by a total of 400% over the last six years.

Detailed Job Description

The Senior Product Manager will have responsibility working with the senior leadership team to develop and set the company's product strategy.
You will be leading and executing the strategic direction for the Product Portfolio, including Product Strategy, Product Support as well as Engineering and Technology advancement.
Key Responsibilities include;

  • Managing the entire product life cycle
  • Drive on-going visits to customer and non/potential customers
  • Bridge the gap between Research and Development /arketing and Sales
  • Become the product expert and go-to-person
  • Provide effective project management•Leadership and Team Building

Candidate's Profile

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate outstanding Product Management experience in a technical field with International experience (preferably including North America).
You will have a passion for new technology and be innovative, dynamic and forward thinking. You should be prepared to take on an exciting challenge and help Metrasens to significantly increase turnover over the next 3-5 years. You will be a great Team leader and motivator.
This position requires travel to customer (and non-customer) sites in North America and Europe which could equate to 35/40% of the role during the first 2 years.
Whilst in the UK, the role will be based in Malvern, Worcestershire.

What's on offer

Competitive Salary and Package

Where specific UK qualifications are required we will take into account overseas equivalents. All third party applications will be forwarded to Michael Page.

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