Product Manager

Product Manager

Job Title: Product Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: England
Salary: £700 - £800 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 142632_1610979579
Contact Name: John Wright
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 18, 2021 14:19

Job Description

Role: Product Manager
Contract Length: Initial 6 months
Location: Remote
IR35: In Scope
Pay Rate to Candidate: £700 - £800 (Dependent on experience)

Job summary:
- Lead the product specification team including setting team priorities, managing the day-to-day activities of the team, reporting/monitoring and pastoral care.
- Oversee and contribute to the development of a full and comprehensive set of bill of materials, product specification and product catalogue for all supply.
- Own the governance process for product specification approval and change control. Feeding in approved specifications to the Procurement Team's activities.
- Advise teams across the programme as to the implications of changing specifications (e.g. cost, ability to source supply, impact on kitting processes etc.) to ensure maximum cost and operational efficiency.
- Ensure there is a clear methodology for product specification development and that this is adhered to by the team.
- Ensure bills of materials, product specifications and product catalogues are kept up to date and accurate.
- Communicate and engage with a complex network of programme stakeholders such as use case teams (e.g. universities and care homes), scale-up functions (e.g. supply and logistics) and external parties (e.g. regulator, labs and clinicians) to ensure the specifications encompass the full range of user requirements.
- Together with the team, have a comprehensive knowledge of the products that are required for each type of kit and technology.

Skills / experience required:
- Technical grounding- working with products or manufacturing
- Experience working with procurement and how to get a specification to procurement
- Healthcare /medical / lab background is ideal
- Experience dealing with wider stakeholder group

Please respond with your CV if you are interested and I will be in touch ASAP.

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