As a Product Portfolio Manager you are responsible for the management and further optimization of our lifecycle management.
You take care of the phase-in of new collections and the phase-out of aged collections
You run various analysis in order to map the the profitability of the different market segments, collections or individual products and propose actions in order to further support the profitability of parts of the collection or in order to phase them out
You also rationalise or harmonise the collection in order to have a clear and competitive offering
You are the link between production and the creation department and keep yourself constantly informed about the opportunities for new products
You further develop a product strategy based on market, customer and competitors’ analysis and identify grow opportunities in the different markets
You report into the Director of Product Development and support him/her with strategic decisions
You have a Masters’ degree with a quantitative major (economics, management, math, etc.)
You have a proven experience in product portfolio management preferably in the textile industry (but if you have flair for fashion, design, out of the box offerings, we’d be curious to meet you as well)
You hold strong interpersonal skills, as well as a strong verbal and written communication style
You can spot opportunities and undertake necessary actions with your stakeholders in order to win with your product range
Technical expertise with regard to (preferably) textile and product management
Proactive towards business opportunities and new challenges
Fluent in English (written and spoken) and a good knowledge of French
Hands-on and proactive organizational skills
Wat bieden wij?
Be part of a performing team, in a highly challenging and international environment.
Working within a company that offers a no-nonsense company culture, growing opportunities and a lot of autonomy in your job.
A working region which is usually free of traffic jams.
An attractive remuneration package including extra-legal advantages in line with your experience and results.