BIGDUG, a strong brand of TAKKT Group is seeking motivated individuals to join their team as Product Manager to shape the future of work!
Ensure that suitable and accurate product information (including descriptions, images and video) is received from our suppliers.
Responsibility for creating new product templates and uploading products onto the website.
Keep all relevant product information accurate and up to date, maintaining the integrity of our systems and website.
Manage selected supplier relationships, including undertaking regular review meetings.
Take direction from the Category Manager to source product gaps in category or investigate new opportunities with drop ship suppliers, producing new product presentations for sign off with the Category Manager.
Liaise with suppliers to create a range and product offer that is distinctive against our competition, and suitable for our customers.
Undertake comprehensive product review, considering all aspects including packaging, damages, freight considerations, supplier stability, service, sustainability and pricing.
Liaise with the Category Manager to determine supplier terms including rebates, marketing contributions, promotions etc.
Proactively monitor agreed key competitors for pricing, promotional activity and range gaps/opportunities to maximise our market share, making recommendations to drive sales growth.
Work to all agreed product management processes in a timely and accurate fashion and using/completing all relevant documentation as directed by the Category Manger or Category Lead.
Experienced Category Assistant seeking career progression (min 1 year experience)
Professional, motivated and enthusiastic with the ability to communicate at all levels
Excellent negotiation and relationship-building skills to effectively collaborate with suppliers and internal stakeholders
Comfortable working with data and reports, interpreting sales and performance
Experience preparing and presenting reports to assist Category managers with decision making
Willingness to conduct market research and competitive analysis to better understand the needs of our customers
Able to prioritise and work to agreed deadlines
The ability to work as part of a team and to take individual initiative
Comfortable working in a fast paced dynamic environment and adaptable to changing market conditions
Strong Excel skills
Career and development: Thanks to our membership in the Haniel group, access to a cross-corporate network and individual development programs
Work-Life-Integration: Individually designed flexible and mobile working models
Workplace: Modern company building in a central location with excellent transport connections
Well-being and health: In-house canteen and various offers for health and sports
Sustainability and social responsibility: Sustainability is part of our corporate strategy, which is why we actively promote and reward environmental awareness and social responsibility among our employees
Family service: Whether it is child care, housekeeping, senior care or moving, PME Family Service is there for our employees in every situation
Interested? Then join our team and become part of TAKKT Group, a listed company! We are the leading provider in B2B omnichannel commerce for business equipment and are looking for motivated individuals to shape the future of work with us. With our successful brands like BIGDUG, Gerdmans, kaiserkraft, ratioform and Runelandhs we work every day on innovative and sustainable solutions and products that make the workday of our customers, and our own, the best it can be. Apply now, become part of our team and shape new worlds of work!