Junior Product Development Manager

  • £30,000 - £35,000
  • Permanent
  • Slough
  • Ref: BH-7333-1

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Our client is seeking a Junior Product Development Manager who will oversee the product development lifecycle of homeware merchandise and manage a creative design team.


  • Manage multiple projects from initial ideation through design determination, development, costing, material specifications, and production.
  • Create project timelines and ensure all dates are met.
  • Communicate and coordinate with designers, licensors, and factories to drive projects forward through production.
  • Ensure product meets costing targets and profit margins.
  • Establish and maintain rapport with Licensors and ensure that products are produced correctly and have received necessary approvals.
  • Keep track of all aspects of product development including costing, sampling, artwork, and approvals.
  • Partner with the supply chain team to ensure communication on delivering a project on time.
  • Manage creative artwork requests from account managers and control the designer’s schedule.
  • Support sales with product decks, meeting follow-ups, future lines, and sourcing products with far east suppliers.
  • Light physical effort is required to lift, move, pack, and unpack lightweight samples.


  • Great interpersonal skills to build strong relationships with the various teams internally as well as with brand licensors and suppliers.
  • Experience in Photoshop and Illustrator is an advantage
  • Ability to recognize demand levels and prioritize accordingly.
  • Effective time management.
  • Understanding or interest in consumer products and design.

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