MD Manager / Senior MD Manager - Sports Brand
Working at stable company
Career up to Senior manager
Build line plan to optimize product effectiveness considering quantity, channel, price point, price mix and retail assortments and flow.
Analyze market place and competitors to create seasonal story-theme, features and key items
Brief products needs to Vendor (design agency) to create right product for market and brand
Lead and communicate with vendor and related team to develop product and make it commercial in whole season process
Communicate with Region to deliver product line plan (. Korea / . China / South East regional distributers )
Develop product assortment by market place (channel and doors, retail environment, consumer).
Deliver category business presentation in Key meeting/event and manage or support the GTM trade show plan.
Work with Sales team to manage market place management (Channel, Doors, segmentation )
Work with Marketing and Sales team to download product information for product education and assortment planning education
Coach and Mentor direct report if it is necessary
Experience apparel merchandiser required - Not required in accessory ( Headwear, Belt and Socks) but preferred to have sports
Experience in sports preferred
Ｍerchandiser experience in apparel with global brand, in managerial level
University degree preferred but not required
Understanding of Japan Apparel Marketplace (distribution, product and consumer)
Excellent spoken and written English
Advanced in IT skills as Outlook and MS office (PowerPoint, Excel and Word)
Able to work collaboratively across different functions and cultures