Automotive Parts Associates: Product Director

Automotive Parts Associates is actively seeking a Product Director. This position reports to the President and ideally would be based in the Memphis, TN area. Duties and responsibilities for this position include but are not limited to the following:

• Build and maintain competitive programs with APA supplier partners
• Vet potential new suppliers
• Work with APA shareholders to answer questions related to product programs
• Act as a liaison between APA suppliers and shareholders to maximize benefits for all concerned
• HQ lead on Product Committee
• Work closely with other departments to produce the best shareholder programs and resources possible
• Maintain supplier programs, price files, and promotions on the APA Info and Pricing Portal and extranet website
• Publish daily emails to the membership on any updates and industry news
• Assist in event planning as needed
• Attend industry events and functions as directed

Qualifications

• Bachelor degree or equivalent experience
• Minimum 5 years experience working with suppliers and/or distributors in the automotive aftermarket
• Proficient in working with Excel, PowerPoint, etc.
• Highly motivated and able to work independently
• Ability to travel as required

Qualified applicants can apply by sending a cover letter and resume to hr@apa.parts.