Sunday , January 29 2023

Spirit Halloween Careers – Associate Product Manager

Website Spirit Halloween

Job Description:

This position is responsible for assisting the Product Manager with the management of the product development processes including: tracking and tagging all incoming samples, costing and negotiating, following up with internal teams such as tech and design for approvals and tech packs in conjunction to deadlines, external communication and follow up with factories and vendors, reporting and daily updates.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Maintain the WIP report for Product Manager by updating daily with new costs, sample ETA, product status, etc.
  • Follow up with internal and external teams to keep the product life cycle moving in conjunction to the corporate calendar, including but not limited to ensuring all samples are delivered accurately and timely for departmental reviews.
  • Work with Product Manger to analyze in-season selling and present findings to team to develop better and smarter product.
  • Assist the Product Manager with the line list and product cycle, knowing each stage every style is at in development.
  • Work with costume designer to review each costume and summarize feedback for the vendors.
  • Assist the Product Manager with managing day to day relationship with vendors to ensure product standards are met while maintaining cost and efficiency of process. Ensure emails are answered on time and correspondence is clear.
  • Work with licensing team to ensure deadlines and approvals are met on licensed products.
  • Set up weekly meetings with internal teams, such as buyer, testing, customs, tech, design, etc. to discuss next steps in the product life cycle.
  • Responsible for tagging and logging all incoming samples, letting the Product Manager know it has arrived and then assigning next step, i.e. tech, design, buyer review, etc.
  • Inputting data into corporate retail system, PLM.

Qualification & Experience:

  • General knowledge of retail math.
  • Bachelor’s degree (B. A.) from four-year College or university and at least 1-3 years of Buying experience.
  • To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of Outlook, Microsoft Office (Excel).
  • Able to work independently as well as in a team environment.
  • Strong sense of urgency, drive and passion to take ownership of all projects.
  • Retail experience in a corporate setting is required.
  • Able to work under tight deadlines.
  • Strong communication, writing, analytical and presentation skills.
  • Strong organizational skills and must be detail oriented.
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize.

Job Details:

Company: Spirit Halloween

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Egg Harbor Township, NJ, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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