The Estee Lauder Companies Manager, Global Brand Supply Chain - Clinique in New York, New York

Manager, Global Brand Supply Chain - Clinique

Brand: Clinique

Description

Summary of the position:

The Manager, Global Brand Supply Chain will execute both long and short term brand objectives relating to product-to-market for the launch of assigned projects with a goal of timeliness, cost effectiveness, and inventory management. They will coordinate new product development with all departments in the Supply Chain as well as, manage the development of all materials necessary to support new product introductions including samples, display, and collateral.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage the efficient and effective execution of new products and marketing initiatives to the global marketplace.

  • Develop and execute the launch timeline through Innovation Portal and Timeline Management to support the Marketing Calendar achieving cross-functional acceptance from the appropriate Business Unit including Marketing, PDM, Packaging, Products, R&D, Creative and Supply Chain Organization.

  • Insure all milestones meet their due dates in order to achieve the Target Ship Date by driving the process end-to-end. Resolve all timeline issues and negotiate with appropriate departments and develop tactical plans when missed due dates occur to bring project back on track.

  • Set up program in Timeline Management System ensuring primary DC, ship date and market assignments are correct and update on a weekly basis to accurately reflect project status.

  • Notify Senior Brand Management of critical issues and appropriate next steps.

  • Keep Brand on target to meet Timeline Management performance objectives.

  • Act as liaison between Marketing, Manufacturing, Product Development, R&D, PDM, Packaging and Creative in all areas relating to the product-to-market timeline.

  • Review, update and resolve issues with Resource/Material Planning on new program progress.

  • Review and approve all packaging artwork and insure corporate packaging guidelines are adhered to.

  • Liaise with International markets on execution or service issues relating to new product introductions.

  • Communicate and resolve issues relating to the global and market-specific marketing calendars.

  • Input and maintain bills of material, item definition, and manufacturing locations utilizing the Package Definition System (PDS).

Qualifications

Required experience:

  • Minimum of 3-4 years of Marketing Services, Manufacturing or Marketing experience in cosmetics or a related industry

  • College/University degree required

  • Must be an excellent team player with strong analytical, negotiating and communication skills

  • Excellent follow up and organizational skills required

  • Must possess the ability to multi-task, establish priorities and yet be flexible in an ever-changing environment

  • Ability to use computer systems necessary to meet department objectives including Excel, Word, , SAP, GCS, PDS, TLM, and IMW

Job: Manufacturing / Operations / Packaging

Primary Location: Americas-US-NY-New York

Job Type: Standard

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1st (Day) Shift

Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time

We are an equal opportunity employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Job Number: 185743