Senior Product Line Manager Job at Deckers Outdoor Corporation in Goleta, California 93110

The Senior Product Line Manager is problem-solving and creative with a keen ability to influence across brand matrix and organizational counterparts to align on strategic direction. The Senior PLM will support the Omni-channel merchandising and distribution teams, marketing teams, and cross-functional stakeholders by acting as a central communication channel and delivering globally relevant and brand-right product reflective of our consumers’ needs. A strong candidate for this role is consumer obsessed, passionate about product and a great team leader.     

Your Impact   

The primary functions of this role, include but are not limited to:  

Working autonomously to deliver, cultivate, and strategize merchandise line plans  
Guiding processes with design, development, sales and global marketing teams to create premier product and managing the global product line through full life cycle  
Encouraging, managing, and interpreting all regional input to the global product process for the design and development of market right product  
Present and articulate how direction will achieve seasonal targets to Brand Leadership  
Creating concept briefs with end user product feature/benefit and cost structure  
Apply critical thinking skills to support seasonal strategy for multiple categories  
Oversee and guide strategic 3-year plan for multiple categories  
Lead, develop and influence in a matrixed environment  
Develop and mentor team on core competencies  

Who You Are   

A self-starter who brings passion, enthusiasm, and focus to their work  
Able to guide partners and influence decision making  
An open, curious, and adaptive problem-solver   
Able to establish trust from key stakeholders and strengthen understanding of region requests to proper channels   
An involved manager with the ability to foster and develop the skills and competencies of direct reports  

We’d love to hear from people with   

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of education and experience preferred  
7-10 years of related experience (retail, product line management, merchandising, product development, and design)  
3+ years management experience  
Senior-level experience analyzing and translating trends and market information to inform category and product positioning, distilling, and prioritizing business opportunities to make effective decisions  
Experience leading, managing, and influencing in a matrixed environment, catalyzing alignment between product, sales, and marketing  
Thorough knowledge of merchandising and retail match, with ability to mentor junior team members  
Experience independently developing strategic plans, with ability to perceive the big-picture and communicate an impactful vision  
Experience designing and delivering compelling presentations for small and large audiences  
Experience managing multiple deadlines in a fast paced, changing environment  
Experience successfully managing others to deliver exceptional attention to detail  

About Company

Company: Deckers Outdoor Corporation

Company Location:  Goleta, California 93110

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