Product Manager - Solar PV

Product Manager - Solar PV

Job Title: Product Manager - Solar PV
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 12932MG_1550677472
Contact Name: Matthew George
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 20, 2019 15:44

Job Description

Product Manager - Electronics

Up to £35,000 DoE plus benefits


An exciting opportunity has become available for an experienced Product Manager to join the UK's largest Solar PV Distributor. Joining a highly reputable and successful organisation in the Renewable Energy Sector, this is the perfect position for someone who is passionate about identifying gaps in the market and taking a new product introduction (NPI) / new product development (NPD) all the way from concept to completion.

As Product Manager, you will be responsible for:

  • Researching, planning and creating a product launch plan for New Product Introduction to products and brands.
  • Communicating effectively with the Procurement, Product, Technical & Marketing teams to help manage the product and brand portfolio.
  • Forecasting stock levels and negotiating with the manufactures to ensure internal & supply chain resource planning is accurate for all stages of the product lifetime. This includes communication with procurement to plan international support.
  • Research and develop a relevant pricing model for new products that takes into consideration; brand margins, packages and anticipate any potential unforeseen circumstances that could result in an increase in overheads.
  • Technical and desktop evaluations which should conclude that the product performance and description is in line with its specification
  • Ensure all technical details, descriptions and documents are always updated for both new and existing products using our internal database.
  • Developing and implementing a company-wide go-to-market plan for new / replacement product lines, working with marketing, technical, operations, procurement and finance to execute to include customer training requirements of new/updated products

To be considered for the role of Product Manager, you will possess:

  • Ability to demonstrate experience of managing a large portfolio of inter-related products, preferably from an electrical or technical component background.
  • Experience with an ecommerce platform.
  • Electronic industry background, due to nature of the product.
  • You should demonstrate a real interest in renewable energy, specifically Solar PV would be advantageous.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a leading company in the Renewable Energy & Solar PV industry! Offering a competitive salary up to £35,000 depending on experience, plus benefits.

If you would like to apply for this role, please email a copy of your latest CV to or call Kate Tyrrell on 02392 222960.

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