Gel Blaster, Inc. is an Austin-based consumer experience company, revolutionizing the way the world thinks about toys, play and getting out there! We value out-of-the-box thinkers, problem solvers, and good vibes. We build our team intentionally with culture, diversity, and integrity at the forefront of every decision.
Our Vision: To foster a global movement that heals the world through play.
Our Mission: Our mission is to get kids outside playing.
Our Purpose: We exist to nurture the playful spirit of children and awaken the inner child within us all.
Who YOU Are.
We are seeking an experienced Associate Product Manager to join our fun, playful and fast-growing team! This role will work closely with the Product Manager and cross-functional teams to ensure launch of new products and seamless systems integrations. This role reports to our Product Manager.
What You’ll Be Responsible For:
Assist in the planning, development, and launch of new products
Manage SKUs and ensure accurate and timely updates to product data
Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including engineering, design, sales, logistics and marketing, to ensure product integration is seamless and successful
Conduct market research and analysis to identify customer needs and preferences
Create and maintain product documentation, including product briefs, specs, and user guides
Assist with pricing strategies and competitive analysis
Track and report on product performance metrics and make recommendations for improvements
What You Are Great At:
1-2 years of experience in product management or related field
Strong project management skills and attention to detail
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment
Experience with data analysis and reporting
Understanding of product development process and methodologies
What Makes You The Ideal Fit:
Analytical thinking to be able to use market trend data and an understanding of customer needs to make informed decisions that develop successful products
Strong communication skills to effectively communication with cross-functional teams to clearly convey ideas and information to technical and non-technical stakeholders
Project management skills to prioritize tasks, set deadlines and coordinate with cross-functional teams to ensure successful project completion
Attention to detail to manage complex product data effectively
Adaptability to changing business needs and requirements and thrive in a fast-paced environment and prioritize tasks effectively
Must be authorized to work in US without sponsorship.
Gel Blaster, Inc. proudly offers highly competitive compensation and benefit programming as a way of thanking you for all you do, bringing to bare your experience, talent, skill, expertise, knowledge, proven capabilities, and potential. Our programming includes:
Medical, Vision, and Dental Insurance (eligible upon 60-day employment)
Term Life Insurance
401(k) with Employer Match
15 Paid Holidays
Ping Pong lessons on site and game room
Flexible Scheduling and Hybrid Work Week
Rolling Wellness Perks, i.e. 90 Day Yoga Membership, Office-Based Masseuse, Team Wakeboarding Sessions and On-Site Group Workouts
Beautiful Office Environment with Lake Views and Lawn Access
Opportunities for Professional Development
Join one of the fastest growing brands to hit the toy industry and play a key role in the continued success of our team at Gel Blaster!