Product Development Specialist
A leading Agri Business in Ireland & Europe is seeking applications for the newly created position of 'Product Development Specialist' as part of their strategic growth and expansion plan. This is a full-time permanent role with a competitive salary based on experiences.
Location: Would suit candidates from counties Westmeath, Meath, Offaly, and Cavan regions.
Industry: Agri, Machinery, Parts, NPD, Market Research & Analysis
- Develop new products and services intended to assist in strategic planning.
- Gathering and analysing market research data.
- Monitor market trends and information collected by sales team to identify potential products for the development of new portfolio, and the restructuring of existing products.
- Take new and modified commercial lines products from concept to implementation across all lines of business for the target market.
- Remain current on market trends, product positioning, successes and competition and recommend appropriate actions based on analysis.
- Provide regular feedback on product requirements for foreign markets, including product specifications functionality, pricing, and translation needs.
- Prepare and execute local product launches and report on expectations of market size, market uptake, market share and expected budgeted sales.
- Define product promotion and positioning for defined segments.
- Produce financial analyses, projections, based on these proposed solutions.
- Define customer segmentation and target groups.
- Assess customer needs and requirements for defined segments and target accordingly.
- Agri Machinery market knowledge a distinct advantage.
- Project Management experience with an Ability to establish credibility and rapport with all stakeholders.
- Degree level with focus on Mechanical Engineering, Business administration or NPD
- Familiarity with all aspects of product development and launches.
- 2-4 years' experience in project planning and management
- 2-4 years' experience in New Product Development
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N.B. Due to the High Volume of applications only candidates that meet the requirements will be contacted