Head of Global Product Management (m/f/d)

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Our mission

We are proud supporters of storytellers. Every toy we develop is made to the highest level of quality, detail and authenticity so that they can instantly spark the stories in children.

Come and be part of our great, growing team. We are Schleich: the glorious, premium brand which has doubled its turnover in just 5 years, fueled by creativity, curiosity and a lot of fun.
We are offering a brand new office location, flexibility and a high degree of trust and empowerment. Driven by an overwhelming strategic growth agenda and backed up by a global equity firm we are almost ready for the future, missing just one important link: 

Head of Product Management Toy Industry (m/f/d)
in Munich

Your core tasks

  • Responsible for the portfolio and innovation strategies of the Schleich product lines, including market research
  • Responsible for initiating and controlling the idea generation, concept development and selection process to develop new products for the global marketplace
  • Conducting analysis of the market, competitors and consumers as a basis for developing assortment / product recommendations
  • Product management of the Schleich franchise(s)
  • Leading interdisciplinary projects (for products, packaging and assortment development)
  • Planning and control of the global product management budget
  • International sales planning as well as pricing and calculations
  • Close cooperation with the international marketing teams to further drive a global product portfolio
  • Incorporating feedback and input from stakeholders as well as industry trends into concept and product development as well as identification of new product areas
  • Leading the team of the product management (4 employees)
  • Coaching, mentoring and development of direct reports

Your profile

  • You completed your business studies (Sales, International Management, Business Management or similar), ideally with a focus on Marketing, or comparable training
  • You have minimum 5 years of working experience, specifically in product management with a proven track record
  • Experience in the FMCG area / responsible product development would be a plus
  • You are characterized by strong leadership skills
  • You are used to working in an international working enviroment
  • You speak fluent German and English (written and spoken)
  • You are confident in operating with MS Office

Our offer

  • You will become part of a growing company with performance-related pay and attractive conditions.
  • You can expect an open and cooperative corporate culture with flat hierarchies and fast decision-making processes.
  • We support you in the best possible way with intensive training and constantly accompany your development.
  • We offer you exciting tasks in an international environment with plenty of scope for creativity.
  • Team spirit is important to us! You can expect an open-minded team and fun at work and with our products.

Would you like to grow with us and accompany the wonderful journey of our company?

Then we look forward to receiving your detailed application! Please apply online only - it's quick and easy and ensures the protection of your personal data.