Beauty

Fulltime
01-19-2018
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Beauty Product Development Manager - Woodland Hills, CA

Product Development Specialist/Supervisor for a growing beauty company based in Woodland Hills, CA

JOB DESCRIPTION:
This Product Development specialist will participate in the rapid product development process to launch on-trend products. 

Responsibilities:

  • Write product and shade descriptions that are consistent and easy to understand for the customer.
  • Maintain an extensive and up to date knowledge of competitor brands’ launches and products to ensure the product is remaining competitive in the market.
  • Propose new formulas and shades that align with current trend and market.
  • Review shades and forms to ensure accuracy.
  • Organize the run report and focus groups to attain correct and concise data that is helpful to the brand.
  • Work on seasonal edit and trend campaigns.
  • Navigate through social media outlets to identify trends.

Qualifications

  • 5+ years’ experience in Product Development.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office and research skills.
  • Extensive knowledge of cosmetic brands, formula and product types, color, and influencers.

EDUCATION:

  • AA or Undergrad degree in Marketing, Public Relations, or related field preferred.
  • Any combination of academic education, professional training or work experience in beauty, which demonstrates the ability to perform the duties of the position.

Expectations

  • You are a makeup expert
  • You have excellent written and spoken communication skills 
  • You are a high functioning employee who is capable of managing multiple outlets and projects at the same time.
  • You thrive under pressure and are able to handle multiple due dates and stressful situations.
  • You are a self-starter who takes the initiative to implement change rather than waiting for someone to suggest what you should do.
  • You are detail-oriented, process driven and operate at all times with a sense of urgency.
  • You possess an entrepreneurial spirit, embrace uncertainty, and take the initiative to bring structure and order where it does not exist.
  • You have handled projects requiring a high level of confidentiality and understand the detrimental effects that take place when confidentiality is broken.
  • You are way above average, and only want to work at a place that is nowhere near average.

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