As a Product Manager you are an engaged team member in Musti Group’s Category and Sourcing team. You focus on increasing the customer loyalty through active category management and assortment planning. You are responsible of developing and implementing the optimal consumer offer, focusing on our own brands. You will set competitive consumer prices and secure sales and margin targets. You will manage the product and brand development within the portfolio in the Nordic level and take care of the supplier relations around assortment planning and master data collection. You will lead some of the biggest and most important categories and brands at Musti portfolio. You closely follow the Nordic pet market and you understand the pet and customer needs, and aim to provide the best and latest assortment to our Nordic market.What are we looking for?
You have experience in category management and retail. You know pet industry and understand the field from pet and customer perspective. You have passion for developing high quality products and brands for our furry friends. Proven track record of understanding consumer and pet needs in Nordic market is truly an advantage. Your educational background is bachelor’s degree in Business Administration or equivalent. You have excellent MS Office skills and you are fluent in English. Experience of QlickSense, Relex and category management system are considered as an advantage.
As a person you are positive, innovative, analytical and structured and you have high ambition when it comes to category management and pet nutrition. As you will have many contact points within the organization and towards the stores, we expect you to be a people person with good communication skills and a true team player. Though, it is natural for you to work independently as you will be responsible of your own categories.Why to join our pack?
We offer you a diverse and inspiring work in the rapidly growing and evolving business in one of the leading pet retail companies. You have the possibility to develop your own work and the Musti chain. You get to work with other stakeholders but have the independent touch of your work. You will be one of the key members in a team of passionate pet professionals. You will meet furry colleagues and you can bring your own four-legged friend to work with you.
We have flexible work community and committed team members. The thing that brings the team and the entire working community together is the passion for the industry and the meaning that we can impact the wellbeing of pet’s everyday life.
This position is placed in Helsinki, Käpylä. We often have dogs in the office therefore the work is not suitable for a person who is allergic to pets.
For further information please contact our Head of Category and Sourcing Tiia Antila tel. +358 50 347 5020, available on 6.7. during 10-11 and 7.7. during 14-15.
If you consider yourself a suitable candidate, please submit your application with CV and salary request through the link latest by 2.8.
Musti makes the life of pets and their owners easier, safer and more fun. We are the leading Nordic pet care company and we operate an omnichannel business model to cater for the needs of pets and their owners across Finland, Sweden and Norway. We offer a wide, curated assortment of pet products. We also provide pet care services such as grooming, training and veterinary services in selected locations.
Musti Group’s net sales were EUR 247 million in the financial year 2019. At the end of the financial year 2019, the company had 1,100 employees, over one million loyal customers and 277 stores.