Incubate Brand Merchandising Supervisor (ETW)Apply
Converse is the story of a sneaker that started on the court and moved to the stage and street. We’re a company ready for change and that’s who we hire: the most malleable, the most innovative, and the most creative. Our clothes and sneakers have been worn by rebels, rockers, rappers, artists, thinkers, and individuals. So that’s why we hire individuals. So we’re speaking the same language.
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We’ve got the goods. We just need the people who believe in the goods. That’s you. You see the product in the space. And you get how to make it leave the space. In someone’s bag, on someone’s feet. You’re a trendwatcher. A callmaker. Maybe even a visionary. You throw Product and Retail into a blender and make it come out as smooth delicious Success.Description
The Incubate Merchandising Supervisor executes on assortment plans, direction, and strategy focused on the Converse trailblazer consumer and pinnacle distribution to ensure a holistic, premium, segmented, and elevated marketplace to position Converse at the heart of youth culture. The ideal candidate will have thorough knowledge of the streetwear industry and understand the trends of today and tomorrow.
·Execute the Incubate and Brand assortment strategy, leading with key Pinnacle partners and Converse.com through the lens of marketplace capacity and hindsight
·Consolidate allocation plans by territory, tier, and accounts in partnership with Geo Sales, DPIM, and Brand
·Leverage industry and marketplace knowledge to inform seasonal forecasts and monthly buys
·Provide premium merchandising /sell-in tools to territory teams
·Track and ensure orders and product delivery against the Incubate seasonal calendar and priorities
Functional Skill Required (Hard skills):
- Requires a Bachelors Degree and minimum 2-3 years of relevant work experience
- Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Primarily Excel & Powerpoint)
- Proficiency in English (Written and Oral)
- Passion for the streetwear industry is a must
Experience Required (Soft skills):
- Fast and willing learner
- Attention to detail and process-oriented
- Ability to multi-task and communicate effectively in a constantly changing environment
Converse is more than a company; it’s a worldwide advocate for self-expression. This belief motivates our employees, permeates our working environment and inspires our products. No two of us look or think exactly alike. We are each one-of-a-kind. Individually and as a culture, we have the freedom to create and grow professionally. Generous benefits packages only sweeten the experience. From Boston to Shanghai, from Brand Design to Finance, Converse is a brand that celebrates the unique and creative people of the world. Together, we’re different.
Job ID 13107