Product Manager (f/m/d) for Nonfood Division

Job description

  • Development, management and delivery of the non-food assortment.
  • Participation in the development of the business unit strategy and ensuring its operational implementation.
  • Responsible to define and execute a global strategy for a specific assortment.
  • Continuous monitoring of the product life cycle including category analysis based on defined KPI’s, together with planning and execution of new products and delistings.
  • Conducting market, competition and range analyses, including assortment and price analysis.
  • Responsible for the sourcing, development and introduction of global new products based on a sound understanding of customer needs, managing the process from concept through to launch.
  • Actively monitoring and managing the relationship with existing suppliers in close internal cooperation with Replenishment, Supply Chain, Accounting, Legal and Finance functions
  • Continuous analysis of development and sales KPIs.
  • Close interface with functional stakeholders including sales, marketing, purchasing, replenishment, accounting, legal and external partners.
  • Monitoring of technical aspects and consideration of legal framework conditions.
  • Management of product quality standards and resulting complaints process

Requirements

  • Successfully completed business-related degree
  • Minimum 3 years professional experience in product management / category management in the FMCG industry or retail, ideally with ecommerce experience
  • Strong competency in planning, analysis and developing strategies
  • Strong marketing knowledge and communication skills.
  • Excellent marketing knowledge and strong communication skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (particularly Excel and PowerPoint)
  • Able to work independently with a hands-on mentality, in a very dynamic environment.
  • High internet affinity and touchpoints / experience in the pet industry are desirable.
  • Willingness to travel is required
  • Excellent verbal and written German and English language skills


Benefits

Become part of our success story and seize the opportunity to take on a real challenge in a dynamically growing company with great freedom and short decision-making paths. In our motivated team with colleagues from all over Europe, we offer you a versatile task with an international orientation:

  • Office in the center of Munich with excellent infrastructural connections
  • Fresh fruit, free drinks and coffee every day
  • Attractive Company fitness rates
  • Employee discounts
  • Support for occupational pension schemes
  • Company events
  • Flexible working times