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We invite you to be part of our team of trailblazers dedicated to helping people discover and enjoy the outside. Come join us. Because on the inside we’re all outsiders. And if it’s outside, we’re all in.

L.L.Bean is currently searching for an Wholesale Marketing Specialist to join the Marketing/Wholesale team located in Freeport, ME.

Position Purpose:

In this important role this person will be responsible for all marketing activities in support of our wholesale channel. Partners with wholesale account marketing teams to develop plans focused on increasing brand awareness and product sell-thru. Manages marketing budget. Also responsible for coordination of any internal wholesale L.L.Bean  marketing. Will play liaison role with Retail Merchandising, Creative and Wholesale accounts to share brand standards and assets. May lead or assist in coordination in account brand-focused events. Reviews performance data and develops insights to help achieve financial, brand and customer goals.

Responsibilities:

  • Works directly with wholesale account marketing teams to develop marketing plans. Manages associated budget.

  • Performs moderately complex analysis of programs/business performance. Identifies trends and makes recommendations.

  • Determines appropriate data sources and report designs to best meet information needs.

  • Participates in negotiations. Executes follow up communications and reinforces key negotiation points.

  • Becomes expert in L.L.Bean’s Commercial Planning process and content. Ensures key strategies are communicated and aligned with accounts as appropriate.

  • Liaison with Creative and Retail Merchandising departments. Communicates brand standards and ensures accounts receive necessary brand/product assets and materials.

  • Partners with Account Manager on Brand Engagement events/activities with accounts – plans, budgets, executes

  • May develop processes related to marketing, creative and retail merchandising tasks

  • May build processes and frequently review/refine for improvements

  • Additional duties as assigned

Health and Safety Requirements:

Every employee is responsible for contributing to a safe and healthy workplace. Employees are expected to be active participants in health and safety by following all safety policies and procedures, reporting unsafe conditions or at-risk behaviors to leadership, and conducting work in a safe manner. Those in a leadership role are also expected to model safe behaviors, evaluate risk, and ensure that risks are reduced to acceptable levels.

Education: 4-Year Bachelor's Degree

Experience: 3 Years

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Thorough knowledge of marketing with demonstrated ability to draw on principles, theories, concepts, and past experience to determine course of action

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Excellent computer skills with experience using Microsoft Office Suite

  • Strong project management skills

  • Effectively communicates (written, oral & listening) to various organizational levels internally and externally

  • Effective negotiation and influencing skills

  • Ability to work independently and manage shifting priorities

  • Driven to produce results

  • Ability to collaborate and work effectively on a team

  • Event planning experience

  • Structed but able to work with ambiguity and with entrepreneurial nature of new channel

If you care about the outdoors, joining L.L.Bean is a great way to feel good about what you do. Our benefits package makes a good thing even better, with programs and perks designed to support your health and financial goals. Plus, maintaining a healthy work-life balance and re-charging outside are all part of the plan. Because, when it comes to the outside—we’re all in. Visit llbeancareers.com to learn more.

Being outside brings out the best in us, no matter where we come from or what we believe. At L.L.Bean, we value individual differences and encourage our co-workers to be themselves – because  the uniqueness of each individual makes L.L.Bean better.


Job country: United States

City: Brunswick

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Location: Brunswick, ME, United States

Job posted 2022-08-01

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