Rip Curl, the Ultimate Surfing Company, is on The Search for an experienced professional to manage our Men’s product division. Based at our global head office in Torquay and reporting directly to the Group GM of Product, the key responsibility of this position is to manage the end-to-end lifecycle for our Men’s product category.
This is a key position within the business, heading up one of our major product divisions, and therefore we’re searching for a senior manager with a proven track record in successful product management within the surf, sports or fashion industry. Excellent business management acumen, analytical ability and the knowledge and experience to make important commercial decisions are key requirements of this management role.
You will be an expert in range planning and development and will have a detailed understanding and passion for the Men’s apparel market. Your team will include men’s design, product development and purchasing, and you will work closely with the sales and marketing divisions to oversee execution and exposure of the men’s product group to achieve ultimate results.
Excellent people management and communication skills and advanced computer skills, particularly excel, are required. A degree in business or marketing will be highly regarded.
This is a unique opportunity to combine a lifestyle and career within a global surfing company, and this position will provide you with the opportunity to travel both within Australia and internationally.
If you have a strong connection to the surf culture along with the experience and ability to make an impact in this key product management role then we would love to meet with you. Please forward your cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday 1st December, 2017.
Rip Curl is the ultimate surfing company. Born at Bells Beach and loved world-wide, the Brand is rich in history and a dynamic market leader in action sports. The Search is a lifestyle and Rip Curl makes products that best suit the needs of those who live it.
To be eligible for an interview you must meet the above criteria. Only those selected for interview will be contacted
For more information about the company visit www.ripcurl.com.au