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Amazon Corporate LLC Brand Manager in New York, New York

Amazon Fashion is looking for an entrepreneurial, creative and analytical, highly-motivated Brand Manager to join our team. The role will gain broad exposure and have the opportunity to work with all functions from design to merchandising, supply chain and marketing, monitoring and reacting to industry trends. He/she will perform deep dive analytics on customer facing experiences that define the next generation of product at Amazon. The ideal candidate will have the skills to present product concepts, lead designers through all aspects of product development and fit, executing superior product while leveraging strong project management skills and be able to thrive in a fast-moving entrepreneurial environment. The Brand Manager must be intellectually curious, goal and detail oriented, and put our customer first at all times. He/she will be a thoughtful, high-energy self-starter, with strong business acumen, acute analytical skills, a clear communicator, and the demonstrated ability to use creative thinking and innovation to solve complex problems.
Key responsibilities for this role include:

* Initiate the season's product direction, fabrications and key items
* Create and execute business plans for new opportunities
* Drive superior design with external teams, approving submits and providing technical guidance through production
* Execute seasonal strategies for category and class that meet or exceed the brand's and business unit's financial goals
* Review and react to weekly business trends based on sales, customer reviews, conversion, and traffic
* Provide quantitative (data) and qualitative (trend) research to influence assortments and promotional strategies
* Manage in-season risks and identify and maximize opportunities to offset risk or exceed targets
* Drive efficiency and focus by ensuring on-time execution of the product development calendar
* Develop strong relationships internally and externally across the entire product engine
* Collaborate with departments across organization to improve tools and productivity

Basic Qualifications
* Bachelor's degree
* 5+ years relevant experience in product management, merchandising, retail buying and/or financial analysis at companies with strong brand identity
* Superior problem-solving and analytical skills; experience using data and metrics to test theories, confirm assumptions and measure success
* Strong product sensibility in both seasonal and micro-seasonal segments, and an ability to identify and capitalize on current trends
* Ability to operate with autonomy through competing priorities, ambiguity, and still deliver on the goals of your team and the broader organization
* Desire to roll-up sleeves and work tactically
* The ability to understand and influence the visual merchandising process, including all marketing processes
* Strong technical aptitude with web-based tools and intermediate to advanced proficiency of the Microsoft Office Suite
* Excellent written and verbal communication skills
* Exceptional interpersonal, motivational, and communication skills

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.

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