Licensing Manager (Maternity cover contract)

Wholesale Market Harborough, Leicestershire


Description

Britishness, family values, colour and humour make us stand out from the crowd. Established in the fields of Great Britain nearly three decades ago, Joules is a multichannel premium worldwide family lifestyle brand with a large and loyal customer base

Do you have a passion for product? Do you have a clear understanding of trends across all lifestyle categories? If the answer is "yes" then our opportunity for a Licensing Manager (maternity cover contract) could be the role for you.

Purpose of the role:

Reporting in to our Commercial Director the Licensing Manager will oversee the Joules Licensing Department with responsibility for:-

  • Managing all commercial aspects of new and existing licensing relationships
  • Looking after all activities within the Licensing Department
  • Supporting Joules retail buy of licensed ranges
  • Managing the Licensing Co-ordinator
  • Ensuring awareness of new products within internal departments

What we are looking for:

  • Licensing/product experience
  • Previous experience within retail/wholesale
  • Extensive experience in managing hard & soft lines within the license business
  • A clear understanding of the Joules customer
  • The ability to communicate at all levels both internally and externally
  • Existing relationships with leading licensees
  • An in depth understanding of the competitive landscape across multiple product categories - Strong research skills
  • Willingness to travel when required (national travel only during working hours)

What we offer:

  • 31 days Annual Leave (includes bank holidays)
  • Holiday Purchase Scheme
  • 50% clothing employee discount
  • Annual Clothing Allowance
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • A full list can be found here http://bit.ly/joulesrb

This is an amazing opportunity for the right individual to add value to one of the UK’s fastest growing, lifestyle brands, so if you do not want to miss out on being part of something special – click ‘Apply Now’.