Position Product Design Manager
Location Other Areas
Starts March or April 2018
Duration Full Time
Status Full Time
Rate Depends on Experience
Our client, a leader in culinary products, is looking for two Product Design Managers to join their team as full time employees in Markham.

What you'll be doing as the Product Design Manager:
-Acting as lead designer for new products, conceptualizing new innovative products and fully implementing designs.
-Taking new products from concept to market launch.
-Working with a variety of materials including metals, wood, plastics, resins and textiles.
-Using analytical, financial and strategic planning to develop, commercialize and improve products.
-Overseeing product development, packaging, pricing and performance.
-Working directly with suppliers and vendors to maintain relationships and establish the most economic avenues.
-Working with marketing team on product launches and analysis.
-Developing competitive analysis reports for product development and launches.
-Managing a Jr Industrial Designer who will be reporting to you.

What you'll need:
-7+ years experience as a Product Design Manager
-Experience conceptualizing and designing new products in the culinary space.
-Experience managing the development to launch process for new products.
-Ability to use research findings and financial evaluations to create and implement strategic insights.

Bonus:
-Experience designing cookware, cutlery, kitchen products.
-Mandarin language.

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: cc245@jobalert.creativecircle.com