Quadra Careers

Quadra’s competitive edge is our people.

Product Manager, Personal Care, G4

Date: July 1, 2019

Region: Ontario

Location: Burlington or Oakville

Brief: The Product Manager role at Quadra is a blend of “marketing” and “procurement” functions and includes the following responsibilities.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • The “supplier relationship manager” identifies and provides reliable and competitive supply of products for our target markets
  • Responsible for the ongoing market development and sustained profitable growth of their product portfolio
  • Central role in working very closely with the company’s sales force team and balancing company objectives, customer requirements and supplier expectations
  • The champion in knowing his/her key products and markets
  • A champion in effectively launching new product supplier additions and product lines across the company
  • Builds strong ties and relationships with the sales force on the basis of trust and credibility and collaborative cooperation between each other

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Minimum 5 years previous experience in a Personal Care environment
  • General technical understanding of the Personal Care industry with an ability to deliver training and presentations to sales team/clients
  • Undergraduate degree or diploma preferably in the personal care, nutrition or health sciences
  • Proven experience analyzing markets and developing marketing plans
  • Minimum 5 years previous experience as a sales professional
  • Professional procurement accreditation an asset
  • Proven business acumen
  • A willingness to travel overnight, up to 40% of the time
  • Proven advanced computer skills
  • Self-motivated and the ability to work independently and handle pressure
    Excellent interpersonal, communication, and presentation skills
  • Excellent organizational and problem-solving skills
  • Proven ability to manage and influence others

Quadra is a Platinum member of the Best Managed Companies in Canada and provides a competitive benefits package, including incentive and pension plans, a company vehicle, etc.

Fax: 1-866-424-9458
Email: resume@quadra.ca
Subject: Product Manager, Personal Care, G4

Quadra welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

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