Product Manager

Rexel UK have a great opportunity for a Product Manager.

The Product Manager will manage the development and deployment of the defined core category strategy across the UK business to better take advantage of all routes to market, driving sales and brand awareness and providing an industry leading customer experience.

The Role:

 As a Product Manager for Rexel you will be accountable for the following:


  • Support, develop and maintain a consolidated product profile considering both the market requirements of Rexel UK and the lifecycle of the individual products
  • Closely monitor the performance of various categories producing detailed reporting on the performance of specific suppliers, preparing monthly meetings held with suppliers and providing analytical feedback
  • Manage the development of the Digital offer by leading discussions with suppliers over the provision of enriched data for product content, coordinating with the PIM team for the loading of these data in our IT systems, and checking regularly on the web the consistency of our data
  • To manage and coordinate supplier content for inclusion within the Learning and Development modules
  • To manage and coordinate relevant supplier content and achieve required actions in conjunction with the marketing team
  • Become the lead negotiator with a small selection of profiled suppliers in varied product groups and own the supplier relationship on behalf of company.

The Person:

 As a Product Manager for Rexel you will need:


  • Experience of working within a market leading, high volume, multi-product business
  • A background in working with high volume data and the ability to interpret and propose solutions based on that data.
  • Some direct Sales experience
  • A knowledge and understanding about customers and market environments
  • Good Relationship Management
  • Demonstratable experience of communicating effectively and leading engagement across the business.
  • A good knowledge of the electrical industry
  • Be familiar with specific product categories
  • Demonstrable skills including data management, analysis and communication
  • A growing commercial acumen
  • Be highly organised, with good planning, prioritising and multi-tasking skills to achieve deadlines
  • Strong analytical skills to interpret and present data/reports
  • Be proactive, with can do attitude and good judgement
  • Be highly computer literate in a Windows environment (Excel, Power Point etc.)
  • Be a confident communicator and presenter with the skills to influence strategy and liaise with all levels of colleagues

The Product Manager role is a FULL TIME permanent position MONDAY – FRIDAY and we offer a pension, life assurance, 25 days holiday plus statutory bank holidays. 

Rexel are an equal opportunities employer