Like the men and women they serve, Bates is committed to delivering their best. A leading maker of quality boots and shoes for those in uniform, Bates’ commitment is heartfelt and hard-earned. Evident in the technologies they pioneer. Visible in the quality footwear they design. Ensuring those who serve enjoy products that are as comfortable as they are hardwearing, as value-priced as they are invaluable.
As a Product Line Manager you will work with the product teams to establish the vision, strategies and seasonal concepts for the global business including footwear, apparel and accessories. The position will be responsible for leading the assortment planning with a comprehensive understanding of the target consumers and their needs, competitive landscape, trends and innovation.
Excellent written and oral communication.
Extensive product knowledge and knowledge of global markets and competitors.
Basic industry knowledge including retail and wholesale aspects.
Results orientation and timeline bound
Optimistic and Entrepreneurial. Team player.
Well-organized with focused attention to detail.
Normal office environment. Travel required.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed and are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills which may be required.
Committed to a diverse workforce, we are an Equal Opportunity Employer (Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled).