GNPD Operation Executive
Mintel
 Langley, VA

Title: GNPD Operations Executive

We are looking for an individual with a good attention to detail and work ethic to join our operations team based in China, and contribute to our long term success.As an Operations Executive, you will be working with our Global New Products Database (GNPD), which is a comprehensive database that monitors new product launches in consumer goods markets such as food, drink, household and beauty.  The successful candidate will be expected to perform three core functions, Photography, Packaging and Translations of Chinese consumer products into English.The role reports directly to the National Coverage and Operations Manager, China.

 Key responsibilities:


  • Taking digital photographs of our Chinese consumer products, in a high turnover environment.

  • Analysing and logging packaging data from Chinese consumer products onto the database, including its type and closure to how it has been printed and manufactured. In addition to this, packs are also measured and some weighed in order to give as complete an analysis as possible.

  • Translation of on-pack product data from Mandarin to English. Successful candidates will have the ability to read product information including ingredients and nutritional data and translate this into English.

  • Ensuring production targets are met within the core quality metrics that are in place.

Candidates should possess:


  • Good knowledge of English

  • A good eye for detail

  • Ability to work in a target-based environment

  • A strong work ethic

  • Can work well in a team

  • An interest in new products is preferred but not essential

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