Product Development (AM / Manager)

Job title: Product Development (AM / Manager)
Contract type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Salary: S$ 117000 - 0
Start date: 04-08-2021
Reference: PR/080527
Contact details: William Goh
Contact email:
Job published: about 1 month ago
Title: Senior Manager or Manager, Product Development
Dept.: New Business Development, Brand Management & Digital Commerce


•             Support product portfolio management including new product development
•             Research and assess industry trends, market data, competitor data, consumer needs to identify potential new product opportunities
•             Prepare regular analysis and trending reports on industry trending, competitors trending and analysis
•             Lead product development projects with diverse stakeholders including Production, QA, SCM, Sales, Marketing, Country Leads and etc.
•             Research on country regulatory requirements to ensure that products can be launched in the identified markets
•             Research on patents, copyrights and trademarks to make sure there are no infringement issues involved
•             Propose product positioning and pricing by utilizing market research data, reviewing production and sales costs, projecting volume and future growth potentials
•             Bring new products to market by analysing proposed product requirements and product development programs, preparing return-on-investment analyses, and establishing efforts and time schedules for the developments
•             Support Sales and Marketing team in developing Sales and Marketing launch plans, and in ensuring that plans conform to company's brand and flagship product strategies
Key Deliverables
•             Deliver budgeted sales for regional flagship products
•             Deliver higher sales and gross margins with gradual increase in Pan Asia’s products
•             Deliver regular updates on trends, competitors and customer feedback
•             Generate new product ideas with budgeted number of new products developed


•             Minimum diploma holder in Business, Marketing or a related field preferred
•             At least 5 years of related work experience, with minimum 3 years of experience as an individual contributor
•             Product Development experience with consumer brands preferred
•             Strong business acumen, with marketing, research and interpersonal skills
•             Must be organized, able to work with minimal supervision and work with diverse stakeholders
•             Language proficiency in English and Japanese to liaise with Japanese stakeholders
•             Experience in FMCG or/and coffee industry will be a plus
•             Experience in APAC regional role will be a plus

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