JOB OF THE WEEK: Hy-Pro - ToyNews


Hy-pro International is looking to recruit a category manager for its licensed toy range.
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The firm is one of the leading companies in the licensed toy and sports industry. With a powerful portfolio of licences, including Bratz, Little Tikes, SpongeBob Square Pants, Dora the Explorer, and High School Musical, Hy-Pro is enjoying a period of sustained growth and has ambitious plans for the future.

The position of category manager has become available and the firm is looking for someone to help develop the growth of its range.

Experience in the toy industry, preferably with character brands, is desirable as is a background in product marketing.

The ideal candidate will also be a creative thinker and have strong negotiation and management skills as the role involves all aspects of product development – from conceptual design to final production – as well as retail marketing.

With offices in the UK and Hong Kong, the role will involve travel to the Far East and Europe and will be based at the Bedfordshire head office

A competitive salary is available. If you are interested in applying for the vacancy, send a current CV to


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