Product Development Manager, Beauty at goop.com

Location: california, canada

Job Description

The Beauty team at Goop is responsible for building the assortment and revenues of the Goop Beauty line through strategic innovation planning and product development across all categories: skin care, body care, hair care, makeup, and fragrance. The Product Development Manager will serve as project manager on products in development and will report to Goop's Sr. Director of Product Development.

Responsibilities:

Under the direction of the Product Development Sr. Director, the Product Development Manager will assist in all aspects of the NPD process:

Product Concept

  • Collaborating on new product concepts and ideas
  • Researching market and competitive trends (including new ingredients)

Product Development

  • Assisting in creation of new innovation pipeline calendars
  • Creating initial product development brief for new products
  • Managing feedback and communication with contract manufacturing partners
  • Managing product development timelines and deadlines
  • Evaluating product performance and tracking formula and packaging submissions
  • Coordinating all testing for products in development
  • Conducting pricing and cogs analysis to ensure product profitability
  • Working with Supply Chain to evaluate packaging samples and concepts

Product Marketing

  • Managing artwork process including design development, copy and translations
  • Collaborating in developing claims and marketing story for new products
  • Partnering with regulatory consultants to ensure compliance for packaging and formulas
  • Assisting in development of marketing and product knowledge materials

Qualifications & Skills:

  • Bachelor's degree (Graduate degree a plus)
  • 3-5 years' experience in product development in beauty or personal care
  • Extremely comfortable in Microsoft Office, particularly Word, Excel and Powerpoint
  • A deep passion for beauty and a positive attitude!

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Product Management: 3 years (Required)