RVCA Clothing
Date Posted: 6/27/2017

Director of Men’s Merchandising - RVCA

  • Company: RVCA Clothing
  • Country:United States
  • State:California
  • Location: Irvine
  • Required Exp: 5 year(s)
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Salary Range: Not Available
Job Description

RVCA is the brainchild of company founder and president, PM Tenore. Transcending the boundaries of traditional action sports apparel, RVCA is a design-driven lifestyle brand free from passing trends. Appearing as a natural on the shelves of boutiques as on those of a local skate shop, RVCA is brought together by a group of like-minded individuals from various subcultures, a collaboration of sorts, a lifestyle within itself.

RVCA in essence is redefining the way the market views art and fashion as represented through the balance of opposites and how they coexist: water, oil; air, land; destruction, industrialization; art, science; foreign, domestic; order, chaos; past, present.
The Director of Men's Merchandising is an integral part of our team and is primarily responsible for leading the RVCA men's line from concept to consumer. In this role, the successful individual will have a proven track record of creating a strategy, implementing a plan, and delivering exceptional results in sales, margin and brand development.
Primary responsibilities include:
• Responsible for men’s division expense budget and overhead expense tracking
• Adhere and enforce calendar based on production lead times and divisional go-to market strategies
• Strategize cross-functionally with key brand stakeholders on seasonal Triad initiatives/ brand stories
• Manage weighted average margin analysis and wholesale pricing
• Build and manage seasonal line architecture ensuring balance and account needs
• Manage seasonal sku counts and rationalization
• Manage and maintain seasonal sales budget
• Partner with production team to execute on time seasonal deliveries
• Help coordinate buys for US and Canada
• Establish and nurture relationships with buyers and key sales reps
• Manage proactive and reactive SMU needs for key accounts
• Present line for key accounts when needed and conduct seasonal sales meetings
• Organize and enable global visibility for shared designs, fabrics/ prints, and vendors
• Streamline logistics for collaboration efforts and key initiatives
• Merchandise tradeshow booth
• Oversee catalog development and layout

Job Requirements

Requirements:
• 5+ years of merchandising experience with history of success
• BS/BA degree in merchandising or a related field
• Proven knowledge of industry, design, and garment construction
• Expert in seasonal planning and quantitative analysis is essential
• Sound knowledge of the fashion and fabric industry
• Understanding the needs of the market, retailers, suppliers and merchandisers
• Extensive experience in a similar role is required
• Demonstrated experience to research and develop designs, ideas, themes and convert ideas into briefs/products
• Experience in the development of themes through story boards
• Thorough knowledge of the product design process
• Capability to independently manage projects, present and report at a senior management level
• Ability to manage the design and development of a complete range


Thank you in advance for your application. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted within a 2 week period.

Perks

Fun & Challenging Opportunity | Positive Work Environment | Competitive Pay | Cool Place to Work | Room for Advancement | Great Benefits Package

Date Posted: 6/27/2017

Director of Men’s Merchandising - RVCA

  • Company: RVCA Clothing
  • Country:United States
  • State:California
  • Location:Irvine
  • Required Exp:5 year(s)
  • Job Type:Full-Time
  • Salary Range: Not Available
Job Description

RVCA is the brainchild of company founder and president, PM Tenore. Transcending the boundaries of traditional action sports apparel, RVCA is a design-driven lifestyle brand free from passing trends. Appearing as a natural on the shelves of boutiques as on those of a local skate shop, RVCA is brought together by a group of like-minded individuals from various subcultures, a collaboration of sorts, a lifestyle within itself.

RVCA in essence is redefining the way the market views art and fashion as represented through the balance of opposites and how they coexist: water, oil; air, land; destruction, industrialization; art, science; foreign, domestic; order, chaos; past, present.
The Director of Men's Merchandising is an integral part of our team and is primarily responsible for leading the RVCA men's line from concept to consumer. In this role, the successful individual will have a proven track record of creating a strategy, implementing a plan, and delivering exceptional results in sales, margin and brand development.
Primary responsibilities include:
• Responsible for men’s division expense budget and overhead expense tracking
• Adhere and enforce calendar based on production lead times and divisional go-to market strategies
• Strategize cross-functionally with key brand stakeholders on seasonal Triad initiatives/ brand stories
• Manage weighted average margin analysis and wholesale pricing
• Build and manage seasonal line architecture ensuring balance and account needs
• Manage seasonal sku counts and rationalization
• Manage and maintain seasonal sales budget
• Partner with production team to execute on time seasonal deliveries
• Help coordinate buys for US and Canada
• Establish and nurture relationships with buyers and key sales reps
• Manage proactive and reactive SMU needs for key accounts
• Present line for key accounts when needed and conduct seasonal sales meetings
• Organize and enable global visibility for shared designs, fabrics/ prints, and vendors
• Streamline logistics for collaboration efforts and key initiatives
• Merchandise tradeshow booth
• Oversee catalog development and layout

Job Requirements

Requirements:
• 5+ years of merchandising experience with history of success
• BS/BA degree in merchandising or a related field
• Proven knowledge of industry, design, and garment construction
• Expert in seasonal planning and quantitative analysis is essential
• Sound knowledge of the fashion and fabric industry
• Understanding the needs of the market, retailers, suppliers and merchandisers
• Extensive experience in a similar role is required
• Demonstrated experience to research and develop designs, ideas, themes and convert ideas into briefs/products
• Experience in the development of themes through story boards
• Thorough knowledge of the product design process
• Capability to independently manage projects, present and report at a senior management level
• Ability to manage the design and development of a complete range


Thank you in advance for your application. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted within a 2 week period.

Perks

Fun & Challenging Opportunity | Positive Work Environment | Competitive Pay | Cool Place to Work | Room for Advancement | Great Benefits Package

Date Posted: 6/27/2017

Director of Men’s Merchandising - RVCA

  • Company: RVCA Clothing
  • Country:United States
  • State:California
  • Location:Irvine
  • Required Exp:5 year(s)
  • Job Type:Full-Time
  • Salary Range: Not Available