GUESS? is one of the most widely recognizable apparel companies across the globe, with over 1’200 stores worldwide and counting. A company known for innovative style, GUESS? continues to dress and accessorize the world with fashion-forward apparel, handbags, watches, shoes and more.

Position:
PURPOSE OF THE JOB

The Product Manager will be in charge of building the collection structure for the Man Accessories category, liaising with the Design team and the Product Development team.

CORE JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

The Product Manager Man Accessories, reporting into the Brand Merchandise Director of the Accessories Division, will have the following core job responsibilities:

  • Market analysis: competitors, target consumer, ideal price positioning, and product type
  • Analysis of sell-in and sell-thru
  • Collection of the feedback and comments from the market
  • Support the Brand Merchandise Director in the preparation of the merchandising plan for the assigned category
  • Coordination between Handbags and peripherals collections
  • Preparation of the internal pricing activity
  • Preparation of the Sales Meeting (set up, contents)
  • Presentation of the product sessions during the sales meetings

ACTIVITIES

  • 4 Times a year define a line plan including gross turnover, number of styles and options, gross margin linked to the company target;
  • 4 Times a year proper analysis of the previous season to aid future line development;
  • 4 Times a year present the collection to the European sales people;
  • 2 Weekly updates on trends and market research and conduct market visits where relevant;
  • 2 Weekly meetings with design to follow the buildup of the collection;
  • During line conception (4 times a year) work with PD team to achieve required product costs;
  • Weekly monitor sales through figures when new season sales starts at shop level. In conjunction with the own & operated retail department.

Requirements:

  • University degree
  • At least 5 years’ experience in a male accessories’ merchandising department
  • Strong presentation and communication skills
  • Passionate about fashion and new trends
  • Fluent English

We took this announcement from the official website of the company: apply by the company’s website’s indications. In additition, please fill in the following form, in order to inform us.


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Published: 10 gennaio 2013
Experience: Product Manager
Function: Product Manager
Location: Svizzera

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