Craft Product Development Co-Ordinator

Contract: Permanent, full or part time position may be available for the right candidate

Salary:  Attractive DOE

We’re recruiting for a passionate craft product expert who lives & breathes creativity and is bursting with innovative product ideas to join our expanding team. You will be responsible for creating multiple concepts, briefs and range plans for market-leading papercraft products and subscription boxes. You need to have a good understanding of the industry and be able to identify and interpret trends to create high quality, commercial products that our customers will want to buy. Hands-on crafting experience and understanding of what makes a great papercraft product is also essential while knowledge of yarn-craft and sewing would be a benefit.

You will need strong communication skills to liaise clearly with key stakeholders including our skilled designers to drive the delivery and quality of all products and ensure that the critical path is met. Working in a fast-moving environment you must stay calm under pressure, be adaptable and stay focused on achieving the company’s goals.

You are most likely to have experience in product manufacturing, brand planning or development for a craft retailer, wholesaler or TV channel.

The role is full-time and ideally based at our Stockport office, salary commensurate with experience.

Please send your CV, covering letter and any supporting portfolio to cvs@practicalpublishing.co.uk quoting ref: PRODC.

Closing date 30th September 2021.