Product Manager (FMCG / eCommerce)

28 Aug 2019
25 Sep 2019
Candidate Services
Contract Type
Full Time
Product Manager (FMCG / eCommerce) 

Our Product function is the melting pot of commercial strategy, data and creative. Working across Category, Trading, Creative and Operations, they get under the skin of customer expectation to develop product strategy. Effortlessly combining emotion and creativity with data and insight to continuously improve, innovate and maximise product and profitability. 

Position: Product Manager 
Location: Dawson Lane, Bradford, BD4 6HN 
Job type: Full Time, Permanent 
Salary: £Competitive 

About the role: 

Understanding your retailers and their unique shopper needs, you’ll develop ranges & products identifiable with the brand, customer and channel. From Gift Wrap, Occasion Cards and Accessories you use the overall product framework to create a unique range architecture suitable for ecommerce channels, focussed on the coming seasons and everyday occasions. 

You’ll also be responsible for: 

- Building ranges for multiple Ecommerce platforms. 
- Developing SKU level briefs with creative. 
- Developing excellent shopper and consumer understanding to inform ranges & product development. 
- Effectively managing to the critical date path. 
- Ensuring cost control and value for money delivery across product and packaging solutions. 
- Working cross functionally across the business, driving continuous process improvement and efficiency. 
- Supporting the development and delivery of the Ecommerce product strategy. 

About you: 

A seasoned multi-tasker, who is well versed in product & range development and passion about delivering great product solutions, you’ll: 

- Have a previous experience of product & range development, ideally within a FMCG or ecommerce sector, if not within the greeting cards industry. 
- Have a full understanding of product / packaging engineering and costing, from idea generation, competitor and sales analysis through to product launch. 
- Have excellent communication skills and the ability to influence and negotiate with people with varying agenda and levels of authority. 
- Be enthusiastic, pro-active and eager to learn. 
- Be comfortable with using your own initiative and managing ambiguity. 

What we can offer you... 

Based at our Dawson Lane site in Bradford, close to key motorway links you’ll be able to take advantage of: 

- Competitive salary. 
- Health cash back scheme. 
- Flexible working opportunities. 
- Free onsite parking. 
- 26 days holiday plus bank holidays. 
- A variety of other cultural and lifestyle benefits, aimed at promoting a positive work / life balance. 

You may have experience of the following: Product Supervisor, Assistant Product Manager, Product Management, NPD, New Product Development, New Product Manager, Continuous Improvement, Assistant Product Operations Manager, Assistant Project Manager, Retail, FMCG, eCommerce, e-commerce, etc. 

Ref: 88765