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The latest Toy World recruitment roundup

Published on: 24th January 2020

For those seeking a job in the toy industry, Toy World brings you a convenient round-up of the new roles recently added to our recruitment page. 

The Walt Disney Company is currently seeking to fill two vacancies. A product compliance specialist is required to cover a maternity leave on a fixed term contract based at the Disney EMEA head office in Hammersmith, London. The purpose of this role is to lead the chemical management programme with the Product Integrity department and support Product Integrity engineers to ensure compliance of all products placed on the market.

Disney is also looking for a senior product development manager to lead the design, development and manufacture of Disney Plush/soft toys through its vertical model (sold directly to consumer) and also the design and development of infant/pre-school products, through our licensee business across EMEA. The successful candidate will have an extensive, creative background in Plush or Toys product development and design and also have strong team management skills.

To read the full advert and apply for either the product compliance specialist or senior product development manager roles, please click on the job titles.

The Simba Dickie Group is welcoming applications for the role of national account manager/senior national account manager. Applicants will be part of the of newly aligned business delivering growth potential within the UK market, where the role will focus on both domestic and FOB accounts within the company’s existing retailer base, as well as be responsible for new business.

To apply or find out more, click here.

There’s still time to apply for the role of marketing manager at Posh Paws. The company is seeking an ambitious and enthusiastic senior marketing professional/marketing manager that will report into the brand and marketing director. The successful applicant will manage marketing activities across the complete brand portfolio and includes both B2C and B2B activations. The candidate will be a dynamic driven and creative individual with a strong knowledge in all aspects of marketing and PR. The chosen candidate will have excellent communication skills and the ability to multi-task. Ideally, they will also have experience of marketing in either a toy, licensing or retail environment.

To apply for this role, click here.

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