Product Manager - Speciality Chemicals

Location Greater London
Discipline: Chemicals, Coatings
Job type: Product Manager
Salary: £Highly Competitive & Excellent Benefits
Contact name: Laura Merritt

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Job ref: 205
Published: 3 months ago

​Hybrid working - South London Office

Are you an experienced chemical sales professional or product manager looking to progress your career? We have an exciting role with a global chemical distributor. Office based with some home working, you will support the Senior Product Manager for the sales of specialty chemicals and additives. You will be part of a lively and professional commercial team with an established portfolio of products and customers. Lots of opportunity for career development.


  • To monitor and grow sales in the UK & Ireland

  • To help formulate strategy within the relevant lines of business within the UK and rest of Europe

  • To foster excellent relations with suppliers and customers

  • To provide commercial and technical support to UK account managers

  • To negotiate purchase and sales contracts with suppliers and customers

  • To balance the supply and demand of products and manage the logistics

  • To monitor customer service, technical and product requirements

  • To support the development of new distributorships

Candidate Profile

  • Be a self-motivated individual with strong communication and interpersonal skills in all environments

  • Have some sales or product management experience in the distribution of specialty materials and additives across the various business sectors

  • Be IT literate having a working knowledge of Microsoft Applications, ERP and CRM systems.

  • Strong analytical skills - ability to analyse, manipulate, interpret, and present data

  • Have a strong attention to detail, identifying and proactively highlighting any data discrepancies

  • Be able to work under pressure to meet deadlines and to prioritise accordingly.

  • Be a team worker with a friendly manner.

In addition to a an attractive salary and fabulous pension, there is a full list of benefits.