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at Diverse Group (view profile)
Location Vancouver, Canada
Date Posted Nov 14, 2018
Category Management
Job Type Full Time


Diverse Group Associate Brand Manager

Who We Are?
A fast paced and growing fashion distribution company located in the heart of Vancouver’s Railtown District.

The Position:
This Associate Brand Manager is responsible for leading and managing 4 brands (Womens brands targeting the 40-60 year old) with distribution in Canada and the US. The individual must be able to work in a fast paced environment with an emphasis on collective and collaborative teamwork. The role is a senior position with room for future growth.

The scope of an Associate Brand Manager includes the following:

​Samples - Create style #'s, colors, names and descriptions. Work on pricing with the sales manager and import all the data into the system. ​Create labels for sample sets and coordinate shipments for sales reps. Assist with photo shoot for catalog. Invoice samples and credit when they are returned.

​Orders - Ensure orders are submitted to the credit department upon receipt. Create new customers as needed. Follow up with the reps for missing information. Entering orders into the ERP system
PO's - Put together initial buy quantities for the sales manager. Upon confirmation, create PO's for factories.

​Shipping - Manage the CSR team to ensure on-time shipping. Larger catalog accounts are taken care of by the assistant brand manager. This involves creating UPCS and following the strict requests as per vendor compliance manuals.

Inventory Control - Manage inventory between the US and Canadian Stock

Weekly Sales Meetings - Update scorecard and prepare information for current season shipping as well as future bookings.

Escalated Customer Service: Resolve situations the CSR's bring to the assistant brand manager's attention that are out of their control. (ie. returns, booking questions, repeats, etc)

Stock Room - Maintain the sample stock room by organizing returned samples.

​Sales Reps - Work with sales reps on inquiries sent in by themselves or if assistance with their customers is needed.​

Photo Shoots and Catalogues: Manage the photoshoot and creation of the catalogue 2 times a year.

What we are looking for from you:

- Tech savvy and familiar with Google Apps
- Previous experience in the Fashion world: retail and or wholesale
- Have a desire for a long term career at a growing company.
- Be detail-oriented and understand how to prioritize to meet deadlines
- Have a general interest in the fashion industry
- Be an excellent communicator, both verbally and in writing
- Be enthusiastic about their product area & have a “Get ‘er Done” attitude
- Basic knowledge of Adobe is preferred.

If this sounds like this is the right place for you, please send in a resume and a brief cover letter explaining why you would be perfect for the position!