Hot requirement posted for Walt Disney Company with Marketing And Merchandising Manager located in Mumbai. Check the details below and APPLY NOW!
Planning To develop open to buy the plan for the brand with option plan, stock plan and pricing.
Product Development: Prepare the brief for the design team for the Range development. Support the design team in the development of the Technical spec of the collection.
Sourcing To identify new facilities and to work with existing factories for procuring good quality product.
Sampling Manage the entire sampling process with the facility season-on-season. To be able to execute fit review and preproduction sample review against specs
Follow-Ups Ensuring timely inwards of orders by a close production follow-up routine. Support the retail team in getting the product launches on time.
Store management -Monitor each store/SIS performance by franchise, category and by retail touch point.
Develop the dashboard for tracking sales, sell thrus, stock level and ordering and merchandise management in collaboration with licensee
Liaisoning With support teams of quality, warehouse, marketing, merchandising, design, operations and with licensee
Awareness Staying abreast of what competition and industry are doing in terms of design, price and quality.
Trend Check To update the product team with the latest fabric and treatment trends in the International market and global forecasting trends and accordingly develop the range that is in vogue and relevant.
Roles & Responsibilities
This is a key role within the Disney Consumer Products team.
The individual will drive the merchandise planning and store operations for Disney licensed stores, slated to launch early next year. This is an important portfolio in the Disney Consumer Products business segment.
Besides managing all day-to-day operations the person will be expected to contribute significantly to the overall retail marketing strategy and thought process as well.
Merchandising & sourcing, preferably in kidswear, Account Management
Desired skills: Entrepreneurial, passionate and ambitious
The Walt Disney Company started its India operations in July 2004 with its head office located in Mumbai and has significantly expanded its footprint in the country since then. Today the company is one of the leading film studios and film distributors in India; one of the largest TV networks with eight popular channels targeting kids, youth and families; a leading player in the digital, interactive and games segment and the largest licensor in the consumer products space. Building around core brands like Disney,Marvel ,UTV , bindass, hungama, indiagames and Star Wars the organization is dedicated to developing and distributing the best in branded entertainment for Indian consumers across all age groups through films, television, digital and consumer products.