New Product Manager

Posted: March 13, 2017

Job Details

  • Chest, Heart and Stroke Scotland
  • Product Development
  • Full Time
  • £24,994 - £31,055 per annum
  • Edinburgh
  • 27/03/2017

Job Description

Chest Heart & Stroke Scotland improves the quality of life for people in Scotland affected by chest, heart and stroke illness through medical research, influencing public policy, advice and information and support in the community.

Are you ready to face a challenge to deliver sales and profit targets by managing, developing and growing the new product element of our Retail & Trading? You will be responsible for new product development, managing the design process from initial idea to manufacture, overseeing additional creative resources, closely managing suppliers, merchandising, managing timescales, and overseeing all costs and budgets for new product.

You should have excellent people management, communication, project management and IT skills along with a commercial awareness in approach to the projects and development of the role.  In addition, you should be able to think and plan strategically and have experience in a buying or product development role.  A full, clean UK driving licence is required with the use of a car for work when travelling.

CHSS employees enjoy a variety of organisational benefits including: Company pension scheme, generous holiday allowance, company sick pay, health insurance, employee welfare support and life assurance.

Additional Information

Hours: CHSS full time – 32.5 hours per week
Salary scale:
Grade 3(ii), Spinal Points 27-34, £24,994 – £31,055 per annum

Duration: Permanent

Location: Head Office, Edinburgh with travel required

You can download an application pack from our website: www.chss.org.uk , or alternatively you may request a pack from the HR Department on 0131 225 6963 or e-mail recruitment@chss.org.uk

Interviews will take place: Date to be confirmed