Product Manager

Job Title: Product Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Japan
Salary: 7500000 - 11000000.00
Reference: 9587
Contact Name: Carol Turado
Job Published: February 13, 2018 09:00

Job Description

This is a fantastic opportunity to progress your marketing career with a leading homeware company, with a chance to work with the development and launch of new products for the Japanese market. You would work within a supportive team and report to the marketing head, with a competitive salary package and progressive work-life balance.

This role is responsible for:
  • Developing a product range plan for small domestic appliances
  • Product proposition and positioning strategies
  • Pricing strategy
  • Channel strategy
  • Product launch projects
  • Managing communications, promotional and PR activity to ensure targets are achieved
  • Market research related to the above
  • Preparation of packaging and associated printed materials
  • Supporting product brochure development by collaborating with Trade Marketing Manager
  • Partnering with Group Intellectual Property Team to manage trademark and copyrights
Necessary skills
  • Native Japanese / business-level English
  • Bachelors degree
  • 2+ years product marketing experience (preferably with global company)
  • Project management experience
  • Ability to work in and with cross-functional teams, both domestic and international
  • Analytical skills
  • Strategic thinker
  • Logical
  • Positive personality