agron, inc.
Date Posted: 6/26/2017

Agron/adidas Product Line Management

  • Company: agron, inc.
  • Country:United States
  • State:California
  • Location: Los Angeles, CA
  • Required Exp: 2 year(s)
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Salary Range: Not Available
Job Description

Agron, Inc. is the exclusive US license for adidas Accessories. Our products include bags, backpacks, hats, socks, and underwear. Product Line Management establishes the marketing and business strategy to achieve a product line that delivers target net sales, net margin, and SKU productivity goals for assigned category. They establish short and long-term goals and strategy for the category to ensure brand vision and category objectives are met. Product Line Management manages the product lifecycle from creation to launch.

Position reports into the CMO with a dotted line into the Originals Brand Director.

The position is based at our office in Los Angeles, California; relocation is not included.

Background on the position: Product Manager for Originals Accessories

The purpose of this position is to assist in the creation of brand-inspired, consumer-right hats, socks, bags and packs, based on the strategy and goals set by the Originals Brand Director. The key accountabilities of the position are to see through the product line deliverables working together with the designer, developer, marketing and sales team members. The nature of the work is focused on consumer insights, assortment planning and product management activities.

Position Details:
• Responsible for assisting the creation of integrated, profitable, and relevant product assortments and expressing the category vision in the market place.
• Analyzes and helps guide market needs based on consumers, customers, competition, and channels to assort relevant seasonal product line plans.
• Helps build and manage overall product assortment plans to deliver seasonal product stories and brand initiatives.
• Assists in developing the necessary consumer research and market research to guide decisions.
• Participates in functional discussions and initiatives across departments; notes details, changes and follow up steps plus maintains accurate data base.
• Builds support tools to ensure product initiatives and product details are effectively communicated to the Sales force and other relevant groups.
• Prepares for meetings, set showroom direction.
• Provides regular updates of marketplace realities (product and merchandising needs, consumer trend, and competition landscape).
• Communicates trends and makes recommendations for relevant social media outlets, trend blogs and events.

Job Requirements

Qualifications:
• Bachelor’s degree, ideally in Business, Marketing or a related field
• Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal; ability to clearly articulate goals and objectives
• Creative, innovative, self-motivated, results oriented and excellent problem solver
• Strong information seeking skills and drive to make things happen; ability to work independently
• Ability to multi-task and good time management skills
• Strong organizational, leadership and presentation skills
• Strong brand understanding and ability to envision a premium consumer experience from product concept through in-store presence
• Experienced in PowerPoint and Excel
• Keys to success: accountability, collaboration, communication, organization, creativity

To apply, please submit your cover letter and resume through Malakye.com.

Perks

People

Heather Lee

Associate Product Designer
agron, inc.
Date Posted: 6/26/2017

Agron/adidas Product Line Management

  • Company: agron, inc.
  • Country:United States
  • State:California
  • Location:Los Angeles, CA
  • Required Exp:2 year(s)
  • Job Type:Full-Time
  • Salary Range: Not Available
Job Description

Agron, Inc. is the exclusive US license for adidas Accessories. Our products include bags, backpacks, hats, socks, and underwear. Product Line Management establishes the marketing and business strategy to achieve a product line that delivers target net sales, net margin, and SKU productivity goals for assigned category. They establish short and long-term goals and strategy for the category to ensure brand vision and category objectives are met. Product Line Management manages the product lifecycle from creation to launch.

Position reports into the CMO with a dotted line into the Originals Brand Director.

The position is based at our office in Los Angeles, California; relocation is not included.

Background on the position: Product Manager for Originals Accessories

The purpose of this position is to assist in the creation of brand-inspired, consumer-right hats, socks, bags and packs, based on the strategy and goals set by the Originals Brand Director. The key accountabilities of the position are to see through the product line deliverables working together with the designer, developer, marketing and sales team members. The nature of the work is focused on consumer insights, assortment planning and product management activities.

Position Details:
• Responsible for assisting the creation of integrated, profitable, and relevant product assortments and expressing the category vision in the market place.
• Analyzes and helps guide market needs based on consumers, customers, competition, and channels to assort relevant seasonal product line plans.
• Helps build and manage overall product assortment plans to deliver seasonal product stories and brand initiatives.
• Assists in developing the necessary consumer research and market research to guide decisions.
• Participates in functional discussions and initiatives across departments; notes details, changes and follow up steps plus maintains accurate data base.
• Builds support tools to ensure product initiatives and product details are effectively communicated to the Sales force and other relevant groups.
• Prepares for meetings, set showroom direction.
• Provides regular updates of marketplace realities (product and merchandising needs, consumer trend, and competition landscape).
• Communicates trends and makes recommendations for relevant social media outlets, trend blogs and events.

Job Requirements

Qualifications:
• Bachelor’s degree, ideally in Business, Marketing or a related field
• Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal; ability to clearly articulate goals and objectives
• Creative, innovative, self-motivated, results oriented and excellent problem solver
• Strong information seeking skills and drive to make things happen; ability to work independently
• Ability to multi-task and good time management skills
• Strong organizational, leadership and presentation skills
• Strong brand understanding and ability to envision a premium consumer experience from product concept through in-store presence
• Experienced in PowerPoint and Excel
• Keys to success: accountability, collaboration, communication, organization, creativity

To apply, please submit your cover letter and resume through Malakye.com.

Perks

Date Posted: 6/26/2017

Agron/adidas Product Line Management

  • Company: agron, inc.
  • Country:United States
  • State:California
  • Location:Los Angeles, CA
  • Required Exp:2 year(s)
  • Job Type:Full-Time
  • Salary Range: Not Available