Product Manager / Merchandiser / Kids Footwear

Recruiter
Four Seasons Recruitment Ltd
Location
United Kingdom
Salary
£40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted
30 Sep 2017
Closes
03 Nov 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

If you are edgy, creative, and analytical and have a passion for product then this Product Line Manager role is for you. This global footwear brand is seeking a Product Line Manager / Merchandiser to join their Kidswear team. To qualify you must have footwear experience in a Merchandising or Product Line Manager role and be extremely passionate and enthusiastic.

Product Line Manager:

  • Strategy planning, including proactive research into commercial opportunities in Kidswear
  • Working closely with the Category Manager to assist and direct the Kids strategy & seasonal product focus to deliver established plans
  • Liaise with the design team to produce and lead the creation of in-depth product briefs
  • Keep up to date with market industry, attending trade shows, comp shop and retail store visits
  • Collaborate with legal teams to protect brand integrity
  • Produce accurate seasonal forecasting for production capacity
  • Internally and externally be an ambassador for the brand

Your qualities:

  • Minimum 3 years experience within product line management, merchandising or a related field
  • Knowledge and passion of product creation is essential
  • Enthusiastic personality and not afraid to present to large groups
  • Excellent analytical aptitude

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