Assistant Product Manager

Job ID 54

Marketing/Brand Management Stamford, Connecticut


Description

Position at Conair Corporation

Responsibilities Include:
New Product/Project Management Coordination:
Assist Brand Manager and Director of Marketing with all new product projects.
Assist with issuing documentation for new products and product updates.
Follow-up and liaise with CCL/factory and engineering regarding new products and projects updates as needed (samples, control drawings, pricing, production schedules, etc.)
Liaise with Design/Engineering teams with concept requests, renderings, SLA samples, engineering performance and salon testing.
Coordinate processing of legal requests as necessary (i.e. samples needed for trademark specimen submissions, legal clearance, etc.)
Assist with the maintenance of records for patent applications and clearance requests.
Marketing/Sales/Logistical Support:
Assist in preparation for sales/customer meetings to present new products, current program changes, promotional programs (presentations, competitive info and procure samples, images, packaging comps, all other requests).
Assist sales team with product set up information (UPC, MBC, packaging case pack and dimensions, etc.) and updates for running changes to existing products.
Coordinate with pack out team for displays, special programs.
Assist with Logistical and inventory coordination.
Support operational requests with information gathering and processing of necessary forms; i.e. Forecast Change Authorizations (FCA), processing of Cost Change Notices (CCN), Forecast Purchase Authorizations (FPA), Item masters in SAP system.
Coordinate sales samples requests with procurement team, CCL/factory and Customer Service.
Assist and coordinate efforts for styling category with trade shows.
Assist with Research requests (product & data), competitive tracking, new technology and current market trends.
Assist Brand Manager and Director of Marketing with PR events and social media activities.
Creative/Structural Design/PR/Web Support:
Coordinate creative and structural design requests (packaging, collateral, displays, POP, etc.).
Assist with opening die strike requests and Creative Project Requests (CPRs in Eworks system)
Support executing requests for product and packaging images as well as packaging white card, box comps.
Assist with PR, media and web requests as necessary.