Alliance Automotive Group are a leading distributor of light and commercial vehicle parts to the independent aftermarket in France, Germany and the UK.
We service independent repairers, body shops, auto centres, fast fit companies and end consumers with parts and equipment through a network of national and regional logistics platforms as well as networks of local distributors comprising our own subsidiaries and independent affiliates
We have vacancy for a Product Manager at our busy team based in the Milton Keynes Head Office. The ideal candidate will be will be responsible for the management of the Product Groups under your control including lifecycle management, providing analysis and insight into stock performance and working closely with the Marketing team to help create both internal and external brand and technical awareness.
We are offering a competitive salary and ideally, the successful candidate should have previous experience working within a similar background.
Responsible for complete product lifecycle from New to Range right through to timely removal from stock.
Maintaining product & price files.
Implementing and maintaining optimal stock levels, including internal re-distribution of stock.
Carry out Supplier benchmark analysis including pricing and cross referencing.
Develop and maintain strong relationships with suppliers.
Work closely with the Buyers to re-source any out of stock items.
Responsible for overseeing supplier stock cleanses.
Provide the Purchasing Manager with regular KPI information on stock.
Handling Technical queries.
Working closely with the Marketing team to promote internal and external brand awareness.
Responsible for acting on all Lost Sales logged within your portfolio and providing a response to the branches.
Strong level of computer literacy particularly in Microsoft Excel is essential.
Experience of working within the Automotive Aftermarket.
High level of commercial awareness.
High level of both written and verbal communication.
Strong Technical knowledge of vehicle components.
Experience of using MAM Autopart.
20 days’ Annual leave + 8 Bank Holidays per annum
Salary Competitive / Negotiable (Depending on experience)