Director of Product Management

Newark, NJ Job ID: 10533 Job Category: Consumer Products

Job ID: EB-3123662914
Category: Consumer Products
Location: Brooklyn, NY

Our client, an exciting and innovative Consumer Goods Company, is building a world class team to lead their next phase of growth. They are seeking a Director of Product Management who will be responsible for the strategic direction and innovation plan for the brand. This is a great opportunity to build a team within a growing, nimble company and work on a category that makes an impact on consumers’ lives!

Responsibilities include:

• Leverage a deep consumer understanding into strong innovation and marketing plans
• Define and execute the strategic plan
• Partner across the organization to deliver annual financial goals
• Lead cross-functional teams in the development of innovative solutions for key consumer targets
• Build a high-performing marketing team
• Lead market research efforts to address consumer products needs and insights
• Build strong relationships with customers and work with the Sales team to develop channel specific strategies

Ideal candidates will have:

• Bachelor’s degree and 7-10 years of consumer goods marketing experience
• Proven ability to successfully lead and motivate a cross-functional team
• Strong strategic thinking capabilities with a General Manager mindset.
• Ability to work independently in a lean organization; hands-on self-starter
• Strong analytical skills and ability to leverage syndicated data sources
Experience in baby products or durables/hard goods is a plus