This temporary position manages and supports management of Eddie Bauer licensing business.
Responsible for day-to-day management of assigned licensees and licensed product development cycle; including and not limited to product approvals, communication, reviewing packaging / marketing materials with cross functional teams, tracking development and production samples, maintaining product files of approval, factory audit / compliance tracking, quarterly sales / royalty accounting / yearly budget planning and analysis.
Assist and prepare seasonal brand updates, prepare for product and seasonal meetings.
Special projects, category research / product trends, and competitive shopping.
Continually seek opportunities for business growth, further development with existing and new license relationships.
Administrative tasks as required.
Support other licensees as necessary.
4-year college degree in related field.
2 years Product Buying/Sourcing, or Licensing or Product Development experience
Working knowledge of merchandising lifecycle.
Experience in Microsoft Office suite of products, including a working knowledge of spreadsheet functions. Basic Merchandising Math understanding.
Experience working in cross-functional environment, managing multiple critical tasks with competing priorities. Must be organized.