Q Product Planner

Salary: £40,000 - £43,000 pa

Industry: Automotive

Job Type: Permanent

Location: West Midlands

Reference: 27295-aj

Expiration date: 06 June 2017

Job Purpose: The main purpose of this role is to be the focal point for all Q related significant product strategy decisions, with a focus on Q Commission products and processes.

Key Responsibilities & Tasks:

  • Liaison between Company markets and Product Strategy team for alignment with planned MY action and market requests.
  • Liaison between Commission requestor / Q PD / and Q design to agree project content
  • Ownership / plan for Q Commission sales to achieve target annual budget / turnover / contribution.
  • Ownership of Q Commission detail:
  • Market-by-market or dealer-by-dealer request details
  • Detail feature list
  • TTM plan – full details where required
  • Commission pricing
  • Status and overview presentation for possible SGM review.
  • Ownership of customer journey within commission process
  • Spec closure and feedback to customer
  • Progression of spec through Company’s detail teams
  • Planning basic Commission process upgrade, with alignment.

Qualifications & Experience:

  • Degree / Tertiary education – business based
  • Secondary education with numerate basis
  • Worked in a technical support role
  • Experience in sales support role
  • Worked in commercial / sales / Technical
  • Automotive knowledge
  • Good Communicator / Influencer
  • Numerate High level of MS Office competence
  • Ability to present info to peers / all levels
  • Detail focused
  • Reliable / Punctual
  • Committed / enthusiastic – passionate about the Company’s brand
  • Problem solver
  • Team Player / Flexible
  • Credible with customers and senior mgt