JOB TITLE: Product Ranger Manager


Industry : Commercial & Finance Job Location : Leeds
Job Reference : 10831AH Job Category : Fashion
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 26/06/2014
 
Salary & Benefits : £19000 - £23000 per annum
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

Job Title:Product Range Manager Location:Leeds Salary:£19k - £23k (dependent on experience) The Role Bluefire Consulting are recruiting for a Senior Product Range Manager to research, source and develop new products for a successful leisurewear company based in Leeds.


Job Description

Job Title:Product Range Manager
Location:Leeds
Salary:£19k - £23k (dependent on experience)

The Role
Bluefire Consulting are recruiting for a Senior Product Range Manager to research, source and develop new products for a successful leisurewear company based in Leeds. Main duties of the role will include:
*conducting market research, sales and competitor analysis to spot potential gaps in the market
*liaising with designers to develop a brief which will contribute to profitable growth
*developing on-trend ranges through design and sourcing
*meeting and negotiating with suppliers
*preparing photo shoots
*proofing catalogues and product marketing materials
*attending trade shows and meetings with customers when required

The Candidate
As a successful Senior Product Range Manager applicant you must be able to demonstrate a background in product development, ideally in clothing or textiles. You need a keen eye for fashion and social trends and the imagination and organisation to oversee projects from conception through to completion. Excellent communication skills and a creative flair are considered essential to the role whilst, given the nature of the position, a flexible approach to working hours is key.

As you will be required to travel to another site on occasion a full UK driving licence is required.

The Client
Our client is an internationally recognised brand within the leisurewear industry with product coverage across the UK both through concession and their own retail stores and suppliers based mainly in the Far East. They have a fun, laid back image and believe in developing employees through the ranks, encouraging them to continue learning and growing throughout their career.

Bluefire Consulting Ltd is a recruitment agency working on behalf of our client.

Reference: 10831AH


Job Keywords

"product development" marketing range product development fashion clothes textiles socail trends "sales anaysis" suppliers "trade shows" "photo shoots" catalogue design



Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in Fashion recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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