Product Development Manager, Beauty

£30000 to £35000 per annum
04 Jan 2013
01 Feb 2013
Katie Rixon
Business Type
In-house / Client-side
Product Management
Beauty, FMCG, Retail
Contract Type
Full Time
A fantastic opportunity has arisen with this exciting business for a Product Development Manager. This is a newly created position in a business which is rapidly expanding due to the success that they have seen, and growth over the last few years. The client is a well-known, luxury beauty brand with a global reach.

They are looking for an experienced individual to support the existing new product development team. You must have previous hands on experience in product developing and managing all aspects of a product from concept and formulation through to packaging design and production.

- Drive product development and calendar in alignment with the strategic plan and vision within a dynamic and fast paced environment
- Experience in managing the critical path to ensure the smooth running of NPD from concept to launch and commercialisation
- Good understanding of Global beauty policies and requirements.
- Manage packaging artwork process ensuring legal requirements are met
- Experience in go to market strategy and budget management
- You must have good interpersonal, communication and presentation skills
- Passionate about brands and insights

Experience Profile:
The successful candidate must have product development and management experience within the premium Health and Beauty Sector. Haircare or salon professional experience is highly desirable; as well as energy, fantastic project management and relationship building skills to drive projects forward.
Proven Innovation skills - must have demonstrated ability to identify new opportunities and bring new products or accessories to market.

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