Honeywell Product Manager in Rochdale, United Kingdom
Why you would want this role?
Honeywell Security Group (HSG) is a strategic business unit in Automation and Control Solutions (ACS). HSG is a leading innovator, manufacturer and supplier of electronic security technology protecting millions of homes, businesses and government facilities across the globe.
ADI is a division of Honeywell Security Group and is a leading global distributor of low voltage products including: Intrusion Alarm Systems, CCTV, Fire Alarms, Access Control Systems, Commercial and Residential Audio & Video products, Wire & Cable, Tools, Structured cabling and related accessories. ADI is a multi-brand distributor with 28 branches across the UK. Each of our branch offices are designed to support both walk in and local B2B customers. ADI offers an exciting work environment, with opportunity for advancement and the benefits of being part of a major corporation.
What are we looking for?
At Honeywell, we look for people driven by a desire to contribute, be challenged and grow. Our people make Honeywell a special company and are a key competitive advantage
ADI is hiring a Product Manager in Rochdale.
Tasks and Responsibilities
• Assist the Product Manager in the management of key vendor relationships, including maintaining product marketing plans, managing vendor coop/MDF, and representing ADI in marketing related business meetings. • Manage the category’s structure in the internal business system and ensure all products are categorized correctly, working cross functionally to accomplish accurate data. • Work with the Product Manager to develop and implement marketing plans that incorporate all aspects of marketing, promotional flyers, direct mail, electronic marketing, industry tradeshows, training programs and sales awareness initiatives • Recommend monthly promotional items and manage end-to-end the Monthly Sale Flyer, including generating reporting on results and effectiveness. • Research competitors, market pricing and industry programs through communication with Strategic Marketing, Sales, Customers and Vendors • Work cross-functionally with Marketing Communications and Strategic Marketing for execution of marketing programs, voice-of-customer initiatives, sales promotions, surveys, focus groups and training events • Execute stock balancing (Return Material Authorization) requests and formulate excess inventory liquidation strategies for related categories. • Driving improvements in inventory management processes, including SIOP (Sales, Inventory, Operations, Planning), forecasting, IOS (Inactive, Obsolete, Surplus) • Managing the vendor portfolio, category management and pricing • Working collaboratively with the Sales and Operations team on forecasting activities • Administrative duties and ad hoc requests as assigned.
What skills and requirements do you need?
• Minimum of three (3) years work experience in a product management or product marketing role within retail, distribution or similar high transaction environment • Minimum of three (3) years work experience with Microsoft Office Products, including Excel, Word, or PowerPoint • Degree in Marketing, Management or similar field • Self-starter, organized, flexible, customer focused, strong business sense • Ability to understand decisions impact on other areas of the business • Ability to learn quickly and to communicate about new technologies in a fast paced environment • Excellent analytical skills with the ability to proactively recognize issues / opportunities • (5) years experience in a product management, or product marketing role preferred • Ability to manage high revenue external vendor relationships end-to-end • Team Player
What makes Honeywell cool?
Honeywell’s innovative technologies are making our world cleaner and more sustainable, more secure, connected, energy efficient and productive. At Honeywell you havea unique opportunity to build world changing products with global reach backed up by a solid and respected entity that offers opportunities to leverage great people and great ideas to make a difference. http://www.honeywell.com/who-we-are/our-initiatives
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Title: Product Manager
Location: GBR-GT MAN-Rochdale
Requisition ID: 00355083