Assistant Product Manager

Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
14 Oct 2016
Closes
11 Nov 2016
Function
Product Manager
Job Type
Permanent
Level
Assistant

EMA Textiles, based on the edge of Shoreditch and the City of London is a large specialist babywear and childrenswear importer. We have been established for 60 years and successfully supply many high street retailers with a full range of products. Our aim is to provide a comprehensive service ranging from design to delivery.

We seek an Assistant Product Manager to help our teams manage the retail accounts from development to final shipment, working closely with the customers and factories.

Your key areas of responsibility will include: -

  • Reporting to the Product Managers
  • Managing critical paths to ensure lead times are maintained, work will include sending design briefs, approval of all lab dips, trims and samples
  • Maintaining and updating customer records
  • Working closely with the factories ensuring accurate and concise comments are communicated and followed through

The candidate will have: -

  • A degree or equivalent qualification in a Clothing/Textiles based course
  • Experience using Microsoft Office, Excel and Outlook
  • Good communication skills and an approachable and friendly manner
  • Motivation skills, using own initiative and be self driven
  • Organisation skills and be innovative with a proactive approach to problem solving.