|Job Ref:||0136218d1||Employer:||Direct Solutions - Canada||Country:||Canada||County/State:||Quebec||City:||Delson||Address:||Post Date:||15/10/2016 23:19|
ASSISTANT PRODUCT MANAGER / PRODUCTION COORDINATOR The Assistant Product Manager / Production Coordinator will be assisting Product Managers with communications with the overseas vendors/ factories to ensure that our many products get manufactured according to the required specifications and in the time constraints provided. This person will also assist Product Managers and the Sales Support department by completing and transmitting sales presentations and other sales-oriented documents. *** Please note that this is NOT a logistics, shipping or production coordination position in the classic sense. This person's main responsibility is to ensure our Chinese factories understand what we have asked them to manufacture and will manufacture according to our requested specs. The most critical experience for this position is having dealt with Chinese factories on a DAILY basis preferably in the manufacturing of newly designed or customized products. *** 80% of tasks and responsibilities are: Daily communications with overseas vendors / factories and specifically: submit product spec sheets to Chinese factories submit other vital product documents including information regarding packaging and instructions communicate with vendors / factories to ensure development items, production sample deliveries and quote sheets are completed accurately and on time track development, delivery dates and production statuses escalate major issues to the relevant Product ManagerEnsuring that all product sheets are complete and accurate especially weights, dimensions, master packs, container quantities and other vital product information, NA product sheets are organized and easily findableManaging product samples with the Chinese factories by:ordering samples and coordinating associated logisticsfollowing up on shipped samplescoordinating and organizing the receiving and storing of these samples as well as their distribution out to the Sales team, when necessary 20% of tasks and responsibilities are: Assisting Product Manager and Sales Support department with the preparation of sales and marketing presentations, as required Assisting Product Managers in the product development processAssisting the Product Manager with general administrative supportCompiling market/Internet competitive shopping and product informationHandling special projects and even coordinating, as required RequirementsMinimum 2 years' experience in a similar position working with a Product Manager, Buyer or Production CoordinatorExperience working and communicating with overseas factories (Chinese factories an added asset)Experience working with consumer retail goodsExcellent computer knowledge in PowerPoint, Excel, Word, OutlookProactive with an ability to work autonomously when requiredMust work well under pressure and have the ability and character to meet tight deadlinesMust have exceptional organizational skillsMust possess strong attention to detail, accuracy and follow-upAbility to work in a team environmentBilingual (English/French) with excellent written and verbal communication (Mandarin an asset but not required) For more information on our Company and Products, please visit our websites at: NA and NA To Apply: If you would like to be part of our team and have the relevant skill set, profile and experience, please send your resume to: NA. Due to the volume of cvs received, only those applicants chosen will be contacted. Thank you for your interest in our company and in this position.
Based in Delson, Quebec, NII Northern International Inc., a division of Sterno Products, is the parent company of the Paradise Garden Lighting brand of garden and decor lighting. As one of the top designers and manufacturers of garden and decor lighting in North America, we offer solar, low voltage, battery-operated and LED garden and decor lighting for the consumer market. Our products are sold across North America in retailers that range from Costco and Rona to Target and Home Depot as well as many independent retailers. See NA for further details.
Our offices are located in Delson Quebec on MontrealÃÂ¢ÃÂÃÂs South Shore halfway between the Champlain and Mercier bridges. We are 10 minutes from Brossard.
Ãtablie Ã Delson au QuÃ©bec, NII Northern International Inc., une division de Sterno Products, est la sociÃ©tÃ© mÃ ̈re de la marque de luminaires de jardin et de dÃ©coration Paradise Garden Lighting. En qualitÃ© dâun des plus grands concepteurs et fabricants de luminaires de jardins et de dÃ©coration en AmÃ©rique du Nord, nous proposons des luminaires de jardins et de dÃ©coration solaires, Ã faible voltage, Ã pile et Ã DEL pour le marchÃ© de la consommation. Nos produits sont vendus dâun bout Ã lâautre de lâAmÃ©rique du Nord par des dÃ©taillants tels que Costco, Rona, Target et Home DÃ©pÃ ́t, de mÃame que par des dÃ©taillants indÃ©pendants. Nous vous invitons Ã visiter le NA pour de plus amples renseignements.
Nous sommes situÃ©s Ã Delson sur la Rive sud de Montreal entre les ponts Mercier et Champlain. Nous sommes Ã 10 minutes de Brossard.