Product Manager

  • London Kings Place
  • Full-time

Don’t miss your opportunity to become part of our Great British beauty brand! We’re looking for a Product Manager for our skincare category to join our growing team and deliver the Liz Earle magic. Working within a team of product marketing specialists, you will be building compelling consumer led product strategies, 3-year plans and concepts for Liz Earle and potentially other natural proposition brands within our brand portfolio. You will ensure these plans and concepts are aligned to both the category and brand strategies, while achieving on-time delivery of a profitable plan. With our unique brand story, expertise in all things naturally active and continuous growth, this is an exciting opportunity to be part of something truly special!

So, what is this role all about?

As a Product Manager you will be responsible for end to end product development, from concept creation through to timely delivery of brand product plans. You will co-create brand product strategies, 3-year plans and concepts with the wider Global Brand Category team and skillfully translate these into Liz Earle product plans. Additionally, you will map category trends and opportunities to brand strategies and plans whilst also translating macro trends into micro product details across packaging, formulation, fragrance and design elements. Furthermore, you will manage agency partner deliverables.

And who are we looking for?

An experienced and passionate Product Manager with a background in skincare, beauty or FMCG. You will have a talent for utilising your first-class analytical skills to inform decision-making and strategy and be experienced in brand activation/execution as well as end to end project management.
With a strong innovation agenda, you'll have experience using insights to develop consumer and shopper innovations along with a track record of success in driving positive outcomes for brand, category, local markets and consumers. You will work seamlessly within a matrix structure making sound commercial decisions to ensure delivery on time and on budget. Additionally, you have the specialist knowledge across manufacturing and production methods in skincare using this to build through understanding of suppliers' capabilities and assets.
With genuine interest and real passion for all things skincare and beauty, you will thrive in the world of fast-paced premium retail and global brands. A strong and diplomatic teammate, you will communicate with ease at all levels within matrix structure and have a knack for working cross-functionally, both internally and externally.

Furthermore, you will continuously operate within the remit of our Precious Recipe –

We Care More
We Never Settle
We Are One Team

ensuring you approach each task or interaction with the care and attention expected when operating in premium retail.
To flourish at Liz Earle, you will be at ease with ambiguity and change, approaching every single day with positivity and resilience whilst taking full ownership for your deliverables.

What can we offer you in return?

This is a fantastic opportunity to join one of the UK’s fastest growing premium skincare brands, working closely with the wider WBA Global Brands team and taking the growth of our great British brand to the next level.
You will be working as part of our newly set up category led matrix team, building and protecting our beautiful brand and ensuring world class execution. With our unique brand story, WBA exposure and a team of global experts around you and this is your chance to be part of something special.
In addition to a competitive salary, our benefits include (but are not limited to) a generous holiday allowance, contributory pension, life insurance, 50% personal product discount and a goodie box each month! #joinlizearle

How to apply

  • Email
  • Copy and paste the job type and location of the role you are applying for in the subject line.
  • Attach your CV, covering letter and current salary details.
  • Closing date 28th November 1pm

Please note

Due to the high volume of applications that we receive for our roles, we are unable to personally reply to all applications and only successful candidates will be contacted. Please do feel free to apply again in the future if you see something else you are interested in.

Diversity and inclusion is at the centre of everything we do. Liz Earle Beauty Co. is an equal opportunities employer, part of Walgreens Boots Alliance. We work closely with our Global Brands recruitment partners within the wider WBA and may share your information internally for recruitment purposes only. Where we do this, we ensure they give your information the same level of care and security as we do in accordance with GDPR. If your application is unsuccessful, we will retain your details for a period of twelve (12) months and may contact you about alternative vacancies.