Product Manager, Diffuser Innovation - Bath & Body Works
Manager of Diffuser Innovation helps identify white space and product performance
improvement opportunities within the Home Fragrance Diffusion category. Translating these opportunities into
strategies that deliver sales and profit growth by managing the concept
creation and commercialization of new product launches, analyzing consumer
insights to support key brand and/or strategic initiatives, and maintaining an
strong understanding of the external marketplace in home fragrance diffusion
new products specific to product/functional objectives, with a focus on
fragrance performance. Help create packaging
objectives and design brief, product prototype evaluation versus objectives,
and packaging prototyping evaluation.
strong curiosity about new technology & products that could have
application to products to fragrance the home.
in architecting the Brand assortment to include: sub-brand positioning and
identifying key competitors; identify new products and re-stages, developing
communication and training for both internal and external customers.
& maintain Project Initiation Forms to inform Commercialization partners
and start the product development process.
participates in self-career development through On-Boarding Program and
Development Planning process.
serve as a resource and mentor to new associates
relationship with cross functional partners to enhance the product development
category-specific patterning, specifically: selection of competitors, and
product related patterning including positioning, sizing, pricing, etc.
years of work experience required, with 3+ years in Retail, Beauty or CPG brand
management or product development
patterning of competitors and marketplace, sees the opportunities, and an
ability to turn ideas into recommendations quickly
of creativity and conceptual thinking with analytical and project management
and agility in managing complex deliverables in a fast-paced retail environment
track record of flawless commercialization execution
ability to anticipate commercialization challenges, problem solve and follow
through with increasingly minimal guidance required
aptitude for strategic and creative merchandising skills, including design and
ability to collaborate with and increasingly influence cross-functional
knowledge of retail fundamentals, with increasing ability to translate into
team and interpersonal skills
degree in Marketing or related field; MBA preferred
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Job ID: CON0012F