Director of Brand Management 8/25/2016
Personal Care/Beauty Co.
San Francisco, CA
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY BRAND MANAGEMENT DIRECTOR
ORGANIZATION: c/o Management Recruiters of Berkeley
ORGANIZATION TYPE: CPG / Personal Care Products Company
LOCATION: San Francisco Bay Area
SALARY RANGE: Competitive
Our client is a fast-growing luxury beauty products company headquartered in northern California and with offices worldwide. Disrupting the industry with innovative, versatile beauty and skincare products, our client not only offers consumers the latest beauty items of the utmost quality but also its employees an exciting and fast paced entrepreneurial environment in which to truly build careers and foster creativity.
The Director of Brand Management will serve as the primary business driver for the brand in North America, liaising between internal and external business partners and serving as the lead to develop a brand launch strategy for North America.
The individual in this role sets the overall brand strategy and manages his/her team to perform day to day business management, including execution of marketing/merchandising plans and using analytics to meet and exceed the department's financial objectives.
Primary responsibilities are to oversee Brand Strategy & Management, Sales/inventory (e.g. support launches in terms of inventory planning forecasts), Marketing and Merchandising for his/her designated brand.
A four-yeardegree (MBA strongly preferred) and 10+ years' progressive marketing or brand management experience, including within beauty, is a must. Five or more years' managing and mentoring a team(s) is also required. Highly qualified candidates will be effective relationship builders with strong leadership and problem-solving skills. Must have strong analytical and demonstrated strategic planning skills and remain calm & poised when presenting to executives and notable individuals.
Ideal candidates will have a passion for the beauty/cosmetics space, be personable and flexible in a fast moving, entrepreneurial environment and possess a positive, roll-up-your-sleeves approach.