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Technical Manager, gift and beauty brand

We are working with a British gift and beauty company that sells their ranges globally. Due to a continued period of growth they are looking for a new team member to technically manage all products, ensuring that global compliance standards are met as well of those of the client and license holder which includes all testing and safety text.  All products need to be managed to a critical path ensuring key dates are met without exception.

You must have 5+ years’ experience as a Technologist within Body & Bath and Gifts. You will also have had exposure to cosmetics or skincare, and experience with export market registration. An understanding of the product manufacturing process is a must and you will also be highly proactive, an expert multi-tasker and a proven self-starter.

A can-do attitude and a ‘roll your sleeves up mentality’ is key for this role – it is an exciting time for the business as they are continuing to grow, so it’s a great time to come on-board!

Duties and Responsibilities at Technical Manager:

  • Organise and manage all technical data ensuring tests and files are complete before shipment
  • Keep technical data so it is easy to find for future projects
  • Input on what testing needs to be completed and the price of testing so projects can be costed appropriately
  • Ensure that any issues are quickly resolved, and key people are alerted
  • Build, develop and maintain supplier relationships so information is given in a timely manner including all technical data and audits
  • Communicate effectively with colleagues so you are up to date on projects
  • Understand the critical path of projects so you know that products are being delivered on time and to the correct technical spec
  • Proficiency with all portals from clients and licensors
  • Work with safety assessors to get timely and detailed information back
  • Review all artwork for compliant safety text for the countries in which it will be shipped

 Qualifications and prior experience required for this Technical Manager position:

  • Experience in beauty and gifts having worked in a small, fast-paced environment
  • 5+ years of experience as a Technologist within Body & Bath and Gifts
  • A background in cosmetics or skincare, and experience with export market registration
  • An understanding of the product manufacturing process
  • A great multi-tasker, with the ability to monitor and control multiple product test results and schedules
  • A passionate team player, with first class communication and negotiation skills
  • A great communicator with a personable approach and excellent relationship building skills
  • Numerate and proficient with Microsoft Office
  • Proactive with the ability to act on your own initiative, whilst being a positive team member
  • Highly organised, expert multi-tasker, self-starter

To apply for this job email your details to info@ilovemyjob.co.uk

Job Overview

Location :

North London

Salary :

£45,000

Date Posted :

June 19, 2020

Job Ref :

LM549

To apply for this job email your details to info@ilovemyjob.co.uk