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For your dream job in crafting… read on!

9th October 2015

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For your dream job in crafting… read on!

Craft Product Development Manager

 

Craft Product Development Manager Job Vacancy

We are a market-leading craft company looking for a passionate crafter to lead our craft product innovations and build a Design Team to create new and innovative ranges of papercraft products.

As Craft Product Development Manager your main responsibilities will be as follows:

  • Create concepts, brief designers and test own-brand papercraft products for retail
  • Build and manage own-brand product design team
  • Appoint and manage a craft team to produce quality sample cards with own-branded papercraft range
  • Select third-party papercraft products, recommend quantities and purchase them from external companies at competitive rates
  • Identify trends and ensure all products stay relevant and appealing to our target audience
  • Continually monitor range and suggest additions, pricing and deletions

This role would suit a passionate crafter who has an eye for great craft products. As the role is unique we don’t expect you to have exact experience but applicable skills/experience would include:

  • Organised
  • Creative
  • Commercial
  • Well skilled in papercraft
  • Worked on design teams for craft companies / magazines
  • Good understanding of the papercrafts industry and what sells well
  • To Apply:

    If you feel you have the passion, craft knowledge and skills we are looking for please do not hesitate to get in touch at cvs@practicalpublishing.co.uk providing a covering letter, CV and craft portfolio (if you have one).


    Location:

    Stockport, Cheshire.

     

     

 

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