Key Duties & Responsibilities:
- Working closely with the Product Design Manager to source new products across all areas of the growing product portfolio
- Re-source existing products where necessary
- Sourcing of new packaging and components
- Assist with sourcing of new factories where required
- Manage multiple NPD projects
- The ability to communicate effectively with factories and key suppliers
- Ensuring all new products meet technical, price and production parameters
- Liaising with various areas of the business including procurement, supply chain & operations teams.
- Conducting product and market research as required
- Help with Product related Customer Queries/ enquiries
- 1-2 years’ experience in sourcing new products and or factories
- A good eye for detail
- Well organised
- Strong IT Skills, Office 365, Word and Excel and needs to be adept at learning new systems
- A confident communicator with good negotiation skills who can build strong supplier relationships.
- Experience at liaising with Far East suppliers
- Adapt quickly to the fast paced, multi-product environment
- Good customer service
- Liaise with other departments and work well in a team
- Have an interest and knowledge of the cycling and/or motorcycle industry
- A passion for cycling and other extreme sports
WHAT WE CAN OFFER
- Competitive Salary
- 33 days holiday, inclusive of UK bank holidays
- Early finish on a Fridays
- Fresh fruit and biscuits each day
- Chill out areas, showers and a secure area to store your bike
- Pension contributions
- Training and personal development
- An awesome opportunity to work with a local and widely recognised Brand
- A cool, casual, energetic and fully branded-up working environment where staff indulge their passions for cycling and fitness
- On-site fitness classes
- Excellent staff discount on Muc-Off products
- Brilliant social events
This job description is not exhaustive. It is intended as an outline indication of the areas of activity and will be amended in the light of the changing needs of the company. We withhold the right to change the job specification at any time.
Salary will be dependent on experience.
Due to the high number of applications received for this position, it is not possible for us to contact all applicants who have been unsuccessful. This vacancy will be removed as soon as it has been filled.