Recruitment of a saddles and accessories product manager


Established in 2000, Antares Sellier France designs, develops and makes high-end leather saddles, helmets and accessories for riding.

Antarès is ranked among the market leaders and has an outstanding image in France and other countries where it has outlets.

Its R&D work, respect for horses, quality of the materials used and the products it manufactures, coupled with its approach to guidance and customer service, have been the have been the hallmarks for this success.

In figures, Antarès employs 140 staff and is represented in 25 countries worldwide.

Recruitment of a saddles and accessories product manager

As part of its growth, Antarès Sellier France is seeking to appoint a saddles and accessories product manager.

Reporting to the Innovation R&D Manager and working closely with the Antarès R&D, marketing and sales teams, you will be responsible for:

  • Conducting market research and monitoring,
  • Devising the product strategy in connection with the Group’s market growth strategy,
  • Developing a product development and modification plan,
  • Overseeing field trials and feedback analysis,
  • Developing a product launch plan.

Product manager profile

Holding a qualification in sales/communication, you should:

  • Be a rider yourself and be perfectly familiar with horse riding,
  • Be an active listener and have good interpersonal skills,
  • Be inquisitive and always on the look out for new developments,
  • Be able to work independently and as part of a team,
  • Be able to organise your daily duties and manage your priorities,
  • Be able to demonstrate eagerness and awareness for product design,
  • Be fluent in French (and German),
  • Have at least a standard driving licence (Permis B).

You will be a key member working in a vibrant and outgoing team to ensure the success of future products and brand appeal.

Additionnal information

The post is a permanent contract based in Saintes, Charente-Maritime, but will require regular business trips in France and throughout Europe.

If you would like to apply, please send your CV and a supporting letter to Corinne Lhérondel.

By email to:

Or by post to: Corinne Lhérondel, Human Resources, Antares Sellier France 50, Rue du Chêne 17100 Les Gonds.