Private Label Development Manager

6 Fishery Port Road Full-time

 

With the ambition to delight our customers, RedMart has invested in the development of its own range of Private Label Products (Food, Non-Food, Dry, Chilled, Ready To Eat, Frozen, etc…). Our aim is to provide the best quality for value. In order to sustain the fast expansion of the brand, we are seeking for a talented and passionate individual who loves a challenge and would help grow the brand. If you like the idea of bringing a concept to life then this is for you.

 

Key tasks and responsibilities

Managing the complete life cycle of private label products for RedMart:

 o   Sourcing for reliable manufacturers/vendors that are able to provide competitive and high quality products.

o   Establishing technical product specifications in partnership with manufacturers and ensuring that they are adhered to.

o   Leading negotiations with manufacturers to reach Private Label Price/Quality targets.

o   Coordinating the design packaging development with internal and/or external designers.

o   Performing regulatory review and quality management to ensure the conformity of the product (labelling, Ingredients, Claims, QC, Documentation, Licences, etc…) prior to production, import and commercialization.

o   Monitoring complaints data on private label products and co-ordinating a response and corrective action plan from the supplier.

o   Assist in establishing a protocol of continuous monitoring and benchmarking of PL products.

o   Managing suppliers to ensure a high standard of service.

o   Driving supply chain to guarantee an appropriate inventory level.

o   Managing the smooth “go-live” of the product on the web-shop (Master data, Photo shooting, etc…).

o   Coordinating with Category managers to guarantee a smooth introduction of private label products in their respective category (including promotion plan, marketing activity, etc…).

 

Attitude & behaviours critical to success

  • Good negotiation and communication skills.
  • Good knowledge of industry challenges.
  • Good knowledge of quality standards (Food and Non-food).
  • Enthusiastic and self-motivated.
  • Multitask and able to do more with less.
  • Not afraid of having their hands dirty.
  • Comfortable in a fast moving/changing environment

 

Qualifications needed

  • Bachelor’s Degree with minimum 2 years of relevant experience in FMCG product development industry.

Apply for this opening at http://RedMart.recruiterbox.com/jobs/fk0mnlc?apply=true