Randstad Product Development Manufacturing Manager in Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Product Development Manufacturing Manager
Fort Lauderdale, FL Salary:
US$ 65,000 - US$ 75,000 per year Date Posted:
Wednesday, October 12, 2016
Randstad Finance & Accounting
PLASTIC MOLDING Manufacturing experience NEEDED.
China Experience is a strong Plus.
The product manager is responsible for developing, implementing and maintaining the company product line. This position works closely with members of the marketing department, sales, sales support and operations to ensure continuity in product offering and company goals. The product manager is also responsible for adhering to and promoting the company values by performing duties in a manner that is consistent with being a team leader and supports the continued growth of the company.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Direct and perform all aspects of product development, product changes and product promotions, including development procedures, specifying components, packaging and header design, product positioning, pricing, catalog and sell sheet copy, training aides and point of purchase merchandisers.
Manage and communicate sales information and product changes both internally and externally.
Represent the sales & marketing department in group meetings.
Regularly perform pricing and competitive analysis by customer channel and recommend strategies to improve market position, improve quality or reduce costs.
Produce, maintain and update annual forecast.
Develop and maintain product database with product specifications, artwork and catalog copy for dealer co-op advertising and catalogs programs.
Work on tooling and creation of manufacturing molds.
Coordinate with manufacturing facilities to get pricing.
Some travel to manufacturing facilities in the Asia
Establish and maintain relationships with vendors to help facilitate the timely completion of projects.