Brand Relations, Apparel at GOAT Group
Greater LA Area
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GOAT is seeking a driven and people-oriented team member to oversee Brand Relations for our luxury apparel business. The ideal candidate will be both passionate and fluent in the fashion and retail world, with experience and existing relationships in this field. This person will be comfortable in executing all aspects of our apparel growth strategy for GOAT Group.
In this role you will:
- Continually identify and develop brand partnerships.
- Drive business, using existing connections where appropriate.
- Proactively source and prospect new accounts.
- Work closely with Brand and Marketing to assist in editorial, events and content calendar.
- Partner with the Director of BD on brand assortments, buys and merchandising.
- Successfully execute business development of new initiatives.
- Be up to speed on retail, and sneaker specific, trends and releases.
We are looking for:
- 5+ years of experience in a retail, brand or wholesale environment.
- Understanding of retail ecommerce landscape.
- Strong communication, interpersonal, and analytical skills.
- Experience building a lasting book of business.
- Ability to present to individuals at all levels.
- Confidentiality and discretion a MUST.
- Sound judgement and instinct to know what is on-brand.
- Self-motivated, resourceful, with a can-do attitude.
- Proven ability to function well in a collaborative environment.
- Mac proficient, with an understanding of web-based platforms.
GOAT is the global platform for style. Founded in 2015 to bring trust to the sneaker community, the technology platform has since expanded to offer apparel and accessories from the world’s leading contemporary, avant garde and luxury brands. Through its unique positioning between the primary and resale markets, the company is able to surface styles from the past, present and future, delivering authentic product to over 20M members across 164 countries.
The company is backed by strategic investor Foot Locker, Inc. as well as some of the leading names in venture capital including Accel, Andreessen Horowitz, Index Ventures, Matrix Partners, Upfront Ventures, Webb Investment Network and Y Combinator.
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