We are looking for a highly organized a Brand Manager who is responsible for leading the development and launch of new products in the Toy/Stationery category. Specific responsibilities will include new product launches, promotional programs, channel development and vendor management. This position works closely with all departments within the organization (Sales, Brand Design, Operations, etc.) and works on several projects simultaneously. This person will take on a variety of responsibilities and play a leadership role on a small team in a fast-moving, high-growth organization.
Production Manager Responsibilities:
• Manage and execute new product launches from concept ideas through execution (pricing, positioning, packaging, etc.), working collaboratively with different departments.
o Plan, schedule and perform production activities.
o Coordinate with designers to develop project plan and timelines.
o Monitor production activities and adjust schedules for on-time delivery.
o Ensure that final product meets quality standards and customer specifications.
o Ensure that new product follows US regulations and safety standards.
o Suggest process improvements to enhance production quality and capacity.
o Investigate production issues and develop resolutions.
o Determine equipment, material and manpower requirements for project execution.
• Manage external vendors and partners as appropriate (e.g., sister company in Korea, outsourcing sales team, licensing etc.), including the potential for initiating relationships, contract review, and fulfilling POs from vendors on time.
Production Manager Requirements:
• A degree in Business Management would be advantageous.
• 3-5 years of prior marketing experience (consumer packaged goods industry is a plus)
• Product launch experience
• Excellent organizational and time management skills.
• Ability to solve problems quickly and efficiently.
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
• English / Korean bilingual would be preferred.
• Job Type: Full-time
WS Licensing, Inc / Coosy USA
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