Project Manager / Offroad Product

Boise Idaho
Required Experience: 3 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
Posted yesterday
Job Description
Project Manager / Offroad Product – Fly Racing

JOB DETAILS:

WPS/Fly Racing is currently seeking a talented and motivated Project Manager who is responsible for establishing the strategic direction for the Offroad product collections and coordinating approvals.

Upon approval, the Project Manager will effectively coordinate and manage the respective project to finalization.

Interfacing with global sales management and supporting the product design and development efforts with the Design group.

The Project Manager leads the process with a multi-functional team to develop and execute product initiatives to deliver sales objectives.

RESPONSIBILITIES

• Develop product line strategies to achieve sales and margin objectives for the Offroad category based on an understanding of consumer and market needs and trends.
• Develop and maintain short/long term product line and development plans and coordinate with Sales, Marketing, Design, R&D and Management. Lead the end-to-end process from ideation to executing product initiatives with a multi-functional team.
• Develop, align and execute work processes and flows between the Product Design team and the respective Factory Production team.
• Manages and performs as the critical product information lead from the Design Team to all Sales, Purchasing, Marketing, and Catalog departments, for all Offroad product related information.
• Effectively present factory sourcing information – during vendor selection for individual projects.
• Finalize unit cost and tooling cost pricing with factory representatives through mutual negotiation, both internally and externally.
• Interface with sales managers and international sales managers in development of product line strategies.
• Support the development of all product merchandising, packaging and communication.
• Research consumer buying trends and retail selling techniques to support marketing and sales efforts.
• Manage budget spending and oversee Offroad business unit during budget process.
• Support sales management in forecasting sales and manufacturing.
• Maintain competitive product analysis.
• Support the physical development of new projects.
• Perform other duties as needed and directed by the design team manager.

COMPANY CULTURE

At Western Power Sports, our motto is "Work hard, play hard." We are seeking individuals who are passionate about life and bring that energy to their careers. As a member of our team, you will be exposed to the fast-paced power sports environment, which has experienced booming expansion over recent years. We offer competitive pay and benefits coupled with a satisfying work experience and the potential for personal and professional growth. So, what is it we do here at WPS? We like to say, “we sell fun.” As one of the fastest growing wholesale distributors of aftermarket power sports parts, apparel, and accessories, we sell fun products to a nationwide-network of dealers from six warehouse locations around the country.

BENEFITS OF EMPLOYMENT

Beyond our enthusiasm for the powersports industry, WPS is committed to the lives of its employees, and provides many perks. Take advantage of a fully groomed motocross track during scheduled company ride days. Get in a lunchtime workout session at our state-of-the-art gym facility, complete with half-court basketball court. Play ping pong or a game of pool in the company break room. Enjoy the employee-appreciation summer BBQ’s. WPS also provides a comprehensive package of benefits to promote good health and all-around well-being. Benefits include Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and supplemental insurance; 401(k) and Roth 401(k) with 100% company match up to 3%; Holiday, Vacation, Sick and Hospital paid time off, competitive pay and bonuses; and an exciting work experience!

To apply, please submit your cover letter, resume and portfolio/link via the Malakye Application link here.
Job Requirements
NECESSARY QUALIFICATIONS

• Undergraduate or Graduate Degree.
• 3-5 years project management and product marketing background in a relative industry.
• Very detail oriented with the ability to manage and execute upon multiple projects, timelines, and personnel.
• Experience in manufacturing process and procedure, as well as, Q.C./Q.A. for ongoing production, is important.
• Ability to coordinate and manage internal and external resources.
• Ability to manage people and support a team atmosphere.
• Strong written, verbal and presentation communication skills.
• Working knowledge of Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint required.
• Adobe Suite: Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign helpful.
• Knowledge of offroad product development and manufacturing is a plus.
• Strong interest in off road and street motor sports required.
• A working knowledge of fashion, design, color trending and graphic development.
• Experience in Asian sourcing and manufacturing is a plus.
• Occasional domestic and international travel.