Vans Footwear Product Line Coordinator Skate Surf And Snow Jobs Vacancy in Corporation Costa Mesa
- Vans Footwear Product Line Coordinator Skate Surf And Snow
- Costa Mesa CA
- 20 Apr, 2018 30+ days ago
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Vans Footwear Product Line Coordinator Skate Surf And Snow Jobs Vacancy in Corporation Costa Mesa Jobs Details:
Vans: Be a Part of the Original
“It was never about waving the brand like a flag, it was always about the people” – Paul Van Doren
Vans is the original action sports footwear company rooted in authenticity and creativity. Founded in 1966, Vans has thrived on a legacy of impacting our greater community through Vans’ four pillars: action sports, music, art and street culture. We are constantly inspired by the expressive creators within our company and community as they bring new and innovative perspectives to help shape and transform the future of our business.
At Vans our culture sets us apart and it influences everything we do. Everything we do supports creativity and we are driven by our five values. We are determined . We are connected to our consumers and to each other. We are inclusive . We are expressive and Fun . And most of all, we are a family.
Vans is a subsidiary of VF, the world’s largest apparel and footwear company comprised of over 30 brands. We are the leading drivers of retail as our global footwear, apparel and accessory brand is available in 170 countries worldwide. As we continue to expand, we take great measures in developing and growing our people.
Vans is founded on a culture of learning. We take great pride in our ability to facilitate learning opportunities by providing the resources and tools necessary to support each individual’s pursuit of growth to achieve future goals. In order to prioritize career growth within our company, Vans offers courses on topics such as leadership, communication, collaboration and technical skills to ensure our employees are self-motivated and developing to the pace of our rapidly growing business.
By joining the Vans family, you will be immersed into an environment of incredibly supportive and collaborative people. We work very hard across a multitude of large initiatives to bring the Van Doren spirit to life. We live for what we do.
Global Product Line Coordinator, Action Sports Footwear – Skate, Surf & Snow : Become the Newest Member of the Vans Family
As the Global Product Line Coordinator, you will be an important member of the Global Action Sports Footwear team and supporting the team during the entire product creation lifecycle.
This involves creating and analyzing seasonal business reports, data entry to FlexPLM, tracking and organizing samples at the showrooms, assisting during global line reviews, leading and tracking the catalog creation process. Additionally, you’ll be working closely with each Global Category Manager to support Action Sports Footwear categories on category specific tasks – trend, pricing, costing analysis, tracking sell-thru, etc. In this role, being analytical, precise, organized and proactive is an absolute must.
At the heart of Vans Action Sports Footwear team, this position is exposed multiple cross-functional teams – Global Design, Development, Marketing and Regional Merchandising teams – which means preferable, the ideal candidate will be very comfortable working and communicating with bigger groups.
You will be working with people passionate about Action Sports and you will be engaged in a position that deeply supports the Footwear department and embraces the industry, consumer and culture you are in.
How You Will Make a Difference:
Extremely well organized and analytical mindset to create and analyze business reports. Manage PLM database for all respective Footwear categories. Organizing and tracking samples of all respective Footwear categories. Supports Global Category Managers during line review process and presentations. Leading and tracking the Global catalog process. Proactive team player to work seamlessly with Global Product and Marketing teams along with Regional Merchandising teams to ensure successful product creation process.
Skills for Success:
Years of Related Professional Experience: 2-4 years of experience in an administrative type role.
Educational/ Position Requirements:
- A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent from a four-year college or 2-4 years related experience and/or training that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.
- Passionate about Action Sports (skateboarding, surf, snowboarding).
- Experience working in the Action Sports industry (skateboarding, surf, snowboarding).
- Experience working in the Footwear industry.
- Analytical mindset.
- Strong Microsoft Excel skills.
- Windchill FlexPLM experience is a plus.
- Keynote and Adobe Illustrator experience is a plus.
- Comfortable in self-starter environment and working with multiple cross-functional teams.
- Ability to think strategically and act tactically in following through with all tasks, assignments and jobs in a timely manner.
Special Physical and/or Mental Requirements:
- Travel by air and overnight, as required less than 10% amount of time.
- Ability to be flexible with extended work hours, as necessary.
- Bend, lift, open and move product and related office items varying in weight from 1 to 25 lbs, depending on need.