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Custom Build Specialist

Salary: £0

Location: Lutterworth

Job type: Permanent

Category: Lutterworth

Our OEM Client based in Lutterworth is searching for a Custom Build Specialist to join their team.  Please feel free to contact us to gain a better understanding of what this means for you. Position Description: As the Custom Build Specialist, you will be accountable for the end-to-end management of Custom Build Projects and events. Reporting to the Head of Custom, your role is critical to the delivery of the Custom Build strategy and ensuring all Custom related activities are representative of the Client and the brand and are of the highest quality. The results of these activities will promote our Client's outstanding brand perception around the world, building on the Client’s reputation as a canvas for personalization, as well as providing critical feedback on future design directions.  Key responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Managing the output of content relating to Custom Builds and events. Overseeing the management of retail assets, liaising with associated departments and external suppliers as necessary, ensuring all assets are tracked and recorded appropriately. Maintaining and growing the Client’s programs properties as required. Ensuring the integration of web assets related to the program with the brand strategy team.  This includes overseeing and being heavily involved with building and maintaining external supplier relationships and managing the creation of “factory” or in-house special projects. Identifying, selecting, and building relationships with custom builders and in house team members on the seamless delivery of Custom factory builds. Working internationally with internal and external shipment and logistics teams to move motorcycles globally ensuring our Client’s products are in the right place, at the right time. Working with Marketing teams to ensure build readiness for Custom related events. Working closely with Marketing teams to facilitate interactions and support dissemination of images and build information to media outlets. Working with Content teams, including the designated Content Coordinator, to create media materials. Be responsible for the quality and delivery of the logistics, communications, and content, in collaboration with the designated PR department and Head of Customs for all global custom builds. Coordinate aspects of the Global Custom Competition(s). Provide ad hoc coordination and management support to the Head of Custom to ensure delivery on time and in full of the agreed Custom Build strategy. Experience Required: Proven experience in the custom motorcycle industry / space. In depth knowledge and / or experience in building custom motorcycles. A strong knowledge of and personal connections with custom builders. Proficiency in coordinating multiple builds at the same time. Proficiency in arranging photo and video shoots. Understanding of logistics requirements for moving custom motorcycles. Ability to manage complete projects (inc. build, content, logistics) from start to finish. A passion for motorcycles and familiarity with the motorcycle market. Excellent team working ethic and an enthusiasm for cross-cultural experiences. Post Graduate Engineering Qualification is desirable. Skills Required: Brand synergy. Creating a superior customer experience. Digital marketing and content generation skills. Negotiation. Stakeholder and vendor management. Tech workshop skills. Behavioural Competencies: Empowering Leadership. Customer Advocacy. Boundaryless Collaboration. Thinking unconventionally


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