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An Opportunity has arisen for a New Product Introduction Manager to join a dynamic team based in Shoreham By Sea.
They are a global strategic engineering and environmental consultancy that specialises in the transport, energy and scarce resources sectors.
Their work extends across a range of market sectors – including passenger cars, commercial vehicles, rail, defence, motorsport, energy and environment – and they are proud to possess a client list that includes transport operators, manufacturers, energy companies, financial institutions and government agencies.
A hybrid role for new product introduction process management and content writing, the main function of this role is to manage the effective implementation of new eStore products from idea generation to market introduction, including quality control, and is crucial to the culture and development of digital services and products within RSC.
You will report into the Knowledge Commercial Manager, work alongside Information professionals and have access to the knowledge and insights of RSC’s global consultants. This is a new position within RSC and will require close collaboration with internal business stakeholders and global consultants both within RSC and across the group, to deliver products that meet customer needs and exceed expectations. They are looking for a self-starter with an entrepreneurial spirit and close attention to detail. Organisation and project management skills will be of immediate and ongoing value to the team as will your ability to close out projects. This is an excellent opportunity to be part of a growing team within a global Strategic Consultancy.
Based on Industry best practice, define, implement and deliver an agile New Product Introduction process.
Act as the bastion on the NPI process and become the internal expert to internally promote the process both within RSC and across the group as a whole.
Shape new eStore products from internal expertise, customer research, market analysis and competitor understanding to maintain a regular cadence of new products.
Collaborate across RSC (with global teams of management consultants and eCommerce performance manager) to identify and plan opportunities for new products for the eStore (e.g. Insight reports, news bulletins, eLearning)
Work with stakeholders to define the business case for each New Product Introduction including defining the 4Ps (Product, Place, Price and Promotion) to ensure an appropriate Return on Investment (ROI) is achieved for the business
Develop and maintain a plan for regular new product introductions / updates
Identify and select key 3rd party partners to work with in order identify products within their portfolio which would align with our aspirations and enhance the overall eStore offering by providing a more holistic offering to our clients
In collaboration with internal teams and key stakeholders as appropriate to develop and execute delivery programmes for each new product. Including;
- Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
- Experience with agile product development lifecycle
- Ability to develop and manage insight products or services
- Strong commercial awareness
- Experience of new product introduction preferably within an “insight environment”
- Strong organisational skills and ability to multi-task projects of short-, medium-, and long-term time ranges
- Ability to build and maintain strong relationships with colleagues
- Flexibility to work both independently and as part of a team as a participant and leader
- Collaborate and work well within multiple organisational and functional departments
- Automotive / mobility experience or interest a plus
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