Buyer and Product Manager

Our client, international leader in the field or motorbike / automotive products, is seeking a Buyer / Product Manager within the Corporate Communications team. You will develop the various product lines presented in their catalogue, with a specific focus on building brand awareness of their clothing range and managing the international purchasing, supply chain and stock management for these items.

 

Reporting to the External Communications Manager, you will work closely with an external marketing agency to develop the catalogue product ranges and with internal international teams for promotion of product ranges at events. The role has a strong focus on the “buying” and supply chain side: managing supplier relations, negotiation, sourcing, stock management (in SAP), contract management for portfolio development as well as a “communication” aspect: creative development of the brand / image.

 

Responsibilities:

In close liaison with the international offices, your tasks will include :

  • Benchmarking and defining trends
  • Selecting suppliers and negotiating prices, contracts, delivery times etc.
  • Defining requirements and best practices with international subsidiaires
  • Sales forecasting with international subsidiaires
  • Sales analysis
  • Developing product ranges, defining prototypes for clothing ranges
  • Order processing
  • Editing catalogue
  • Quality control
  • Stock management
  • Implement pricing policies
  • Negotiating distribution agreements with partners
  • Creating and coordinating the online boutique
  • Process improvement in SAP

 

Profile Required :

Previous experience in buying / purchasing and product management of a retail product range

Passionate about the world of motorbikes / sports / automotive sector….

Bilingual English / French

Knowledge of SAP is a plus

Ability to work autonomously

At ease in a rapidly expanding and fast moving environment

 

Salary : 48K€ + 3K€ bonus + benefits (participation, CE, mutuelle, RTT, prime de vacances)

 

Position based in Aubervilliers

 

Please send your CV to m.collins@eurolondon.fr

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Candidates must have valid working papers for France.

 

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Megan Collins

Equipe : Paris

Spécialisée en : Recrutement de profils internationaux pour le marché français.

Consultante à Euro London depuis : 1999

A propos de moi :  Megan a ouvert le bureau français d’Euro London à Paris en 2001 puis en a pris la direction jusqu’en 2005. Elle a ensuite travaillé en interne pour le cabinet d’avocats Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer où elle s’est spécialisée en recrutement d’avocats, commerciaux et professionnels du marketing. Revenue au cabinet Euro London en 2011, elle s’est concentrée sur les postes internationaux pour le marché français. Megan est bilingue Français/Anglais.

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