West Yorkshire – Office Based
My client is a unique designer and publisher of greeting cards that supply to a wide range of UK retailers. Recognised for their fun designs this company has seen fantastic growth in recent years, leading to a new opportunity for a Product Manager. Housed in equally unique premises the business has a fantastic culture, they pride themselves on the fact that everyone is an individual and not a number, helping to make the environment a fun and inspiring one. Available now is a fantastic opportunity to join a caring business, working collaboratively with all departments where your ideas will be valued and where no day is the same.
Reporting to the Senior Product Manager you will be responsible for briefing, developing and executing exclusive products across UK retailers. This is a customer facing position where you will work closely with Buyers to create new and exciting products. Other responsibilities will include but will not be limited to:
- Briefing internal & freelance designers/writer
- Liaising with factory on cost, quality & new formats
- Challenge cost & formats for the most productive commercial outcome
- Review & feedback range performance, suggesting next step.
- Propose new ranges, features & promotions
- Identify gaps & new opportunities
- Regular competitive shopping to ensure latest trends, styles and formats are up to date.
- Working with other internal departments
To be considered for this exciting, new opportunity you must have at least 2 years’ experience working in a Product Management position. Experience of greetings card, stationery, publishing or other paper-based products would be highly advantageous. If you have experience of working with 3D products and Far East sourcing this would be a great bonus. You must have a passion for design and keep up to date with the latest trends, a good sense of humour is a must along with the ability to work as part of a team and support your colleagues.
On offer for this exciting opportunity is the chance to work with and create products for a truly fun business that cares for their employees and offers a great working environment.
If you feel you have what it takes to thrive in this position please send a copy of your updated CV today to email@example.com