Head of Product.
Brewster Partners are working in exclusive partnership with a specialist electronics manufacturing business based close to Liverpool as they look to strengthen their senior management team with the recruitment of a Head of Product.
Working closely with the Managing Director and forming part of the Senior Leadership Team, the purpose of this role is to deliver more products, faster, in line with company goals.
You'll be responsible for the full technical product development cycle from initial feasibility and costings, through product design and for manufacturing, to completion and post-launch analysis.
Managing a small technical team, your responsibilities will include:
New product identification, assessment, development, and implementation
Product life cycle management ensuring that on an ongoing basis the product portfolio and its support most precisely match the needs of our diverse global markets.
Product support ensuring technical support of the product portfolio to sales, marketing, distributors, and end users
Developing new product engineering design briefs & liaising with our international suppliers to deliver final product accordingly
As required, revise existing product designs, ensuring all stakeholders in the business are aware of new / revised product proposals in accordance with the NPI procedure
Supported by the Technical Manager, ensure that the Companies components and products meet all required legal & local market standards and that third-party accreditations are up to date
Continuously gather market specific technical product intelligence to understand shifts in customer behaviours and competitor activity
To act as an ambassador for the company, providing technical information, presentations, support, advice and general engagement with outside organisations to ensure that the reputation of the company is one of technical excellence and of possessing in-depth technical knowledge of produ...