Brand Manager is the key player
in updating and maintaining the brand identity of the line and is responsible
for pieces of strategic planning, sales and marketing direction for the brand.
This position reports to the Brand Director
or Vice President.
Generate support of the line and financial plans by
gathering product performance input from division, sharing line development and
direction, and promoting the assortments
Responsible for implementation of all weekly selling reports
and management summaries
Manage division placements and tracks all shipment dollars
Recap and analyze all order placements, write corporate
callouts and follow through to make sure changes are implemented
Responsible for seasonal line profitability analysis reports
Oversee all information flow between the product
organization and the divisions
Responsible for identifying and communicating to divisions
all reorders and new emerging opportunities
Partner with VP in execution of seasonal private brand sales
vendor margin plans
Write Private Brand Financial Strategy, targets and receipt
plans for the Buy Meeting.
Communicate to division the private brand merchandise and
business strategies based on the plans
Develop tactics and objectives for each season and meeting.
Assist marketing in the development of marketing plans and
campaigns to support assortments.
Develop and follows through on all merchandise relating to
Ensure merchandise strategies are executed on the store
Partner with marketing director on time and action calendar
for each season
Submit all monthly playbooks/selling guides
Submit seasonal key items and back wall images.
Provide leadership to
division and product staff through product category expertise.
Minimum 5 years buying experience
Extremely detailed oriented
Data input with high accuracy rate required
Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel
Ability to handle and prioritize multiple tasks
Excellent written and verbal skills
Macy's is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment.
Macy's, Inc., with corporate offices in Cincinnati and New York, is one of the US's premier retailers, with fiscal 2014 sales of $28.1...