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Product Manager – Automotive Software

  • Job added:   13 June 2016
  • Salary :   £50,000 - £55,000 Basic Salary + Car, Pension & Excellent Benefits
  • Job Type :   Permanent
  • Reference :   CB -2016-1138

Product Manager – Automotive Software

West Midlands


  • £50,000 - £55,000 Basic Salary
  • Company Car Scheme
  • 25 Days Holiday
  • Pension
  • Private Health Insurance
  • Phone & Laptop

A leading automotive technology business who specialises in delivering multi solutions to the automotive sector. Through their product portfolio of platforms they enable their customers to manage all the activities involved from vehicle sourcing through to disposal.

About the client: 

Our client has been established for many years and they’re currently the market leader in providing automotive technology solutions and expertise to their clients across the fleet industry. They have a fantastic name in the marketplace which has been created by their highly experienced management team and this is genuinely a great opportunity to join a forward thinking business with endless career opportunities. If you have a passion for product management and driving business growth then this could be a great opportunity for you.

About the Role:

The Product Manager will be accountable for increasing product awareness, deliver product performance and also increasing customer retention. You will develop and manage product strategies and use market research to inform and influence product development. The role will also require you to initiate, support and co-ordinate development of the product working closely with the end user and the in house technical support teams.

Knowledge within product design and the automotive industry would be a huge advantage, enthusiasm and business awareness are an absolute necessity to succeed in this role. The ability to self-motivate is critical, as well as being able to work as part of a team which is made up of both sales and technical experts.

Conceptually the brief is simple: from increasing the profitability of your existing products to developing new products for the company. Essentially you are identifying, designing and developing innovative product offerings to drive growth and determining their success by owning the short and long term product roadmap.

About You:

  • Technically savvy and able to ‘put your fingers on keys’
  • Product design professional within the automotive space
  • It Literature, experienced within product software but equally comfortable engaging directly with corporate customers
  • Experienced product manager who can get involved with platform development and drive best practice for the product
  • Experience in the automotive sector, with a focus on vehicle remarketing and contract hire would be a distinct advantage but not an absolute necessity
  • Excellent presentation & communication skills with commercial awareness.
  • Ability to present at Director/Executive Board level.

About Us:

PIE Recruitment gets straight to the point – we don’t just find great individuals – we build great teams. With specialist delivery across the Sales & Marketing spectrum we offer insight and expertise into the Consumer, Retail, Technology, Automotive and Business to Business Markets.

Founded by an experienced team with a passion for customer experience and effective delivery we provide the full range of recruitment solutions – contingent, retained search, advertised selection, talent pooling and discrete, informative market mapping.

Contact us for more information on 01494 590404 / info@pie-recruitment.com

How To Apply

To apply, please contact Chris Brewer on 01494 590404 or send a copy of your CV to chris.brewer@pie-recruitment.com

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