Product Manager - Blackburn - £31,000 - £35,000 - Permanent -

Product Manager – Blackburn – £31,000 – £35,000 – Permanent

| Job ID: SMPM02 | £31000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus


Cummins Mellor are working with an established provider of weighing equipment and software solutions in their search for a Product Manager. Could this be for you?

Product Manager (Mechanical/Electrical)


£31k – £35k DOE + bonus

My client is an established provider of weighing equipment and software solutions, predominantly for the food manufacturing industry. With a strong UK and export portfolio, they work with a number of blue chip companies including Warburton’s, Hovis, G4S and Royal Bank of Scotland. A people focused company, they now have an exciting requirement for an Operations Manager to join the team.

The Role

Reporting directly to the Head of Technical Services you will be required to initially assist the Head of Technical in the day to day running of the technical department for approximately 6 months and then take up the position of Product Manager.

The initial phase will allow you to gain a full understanding of the technical department, to understand the way it works and to get a good overview and understanding of the products and services that they provide.

You will then take up a permanent role as Product Manager, allowing the candidate to specialise on a number of products and services along with the existing Product Managers.

As Product Manager you will liaise with customers and clients, ensuring that installs are project managed efficiently and delivered on time.

You will be required to:

  • Support the Head of Technical Services working closely with them to ensure communication and continuity across the departments
  • Liaise with Sales and Clients in regard to enquiries and orders
  • Provide product and services costings to the sales team for quotations purposes
  • Project manage the journey of product through to installation with the client

The ideal candidate will:

  • Be qualified to degree level, with a bias in either mechanical or electrical engineering
  • Have an interest in software
  • Have a technical appreciation and knowledge and be multi-skilled
  • Be technically strong and work with an analytical thought process
  • Be a strong communicator
  • Have excellent organisational and time management skills
  • Work with high attention to detail
  • Be customer facing with strong presentation skills
  • Be looking for longevity within a role, with the focus to achieving within the position of Product Manager

Cummins Mellor is a family run employment agency who have been serving businesses across East Lancashire for nearly 25 years. We pride ourselves on sourcing the highest quality, temporary and permanent candidates for local employers. If this particular role isn’t what you’re looking for then please take a look at our website for other available opportunities.

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