• Senior Brand Manager (m/f/d) Erlangen
  • Avery Dennison in Erlangen, , Germany
  • jobs
  • 4 days ago

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Company Description

Avery Dennison Corporation (NYSE: AVY) is a global materials science and digital identification solutions company that provides a wide range of branding and information solutions that optimize labor and supply chain efficiency, reduce waste, advance sustainability, circularity and transparency, and better connect brands and consumers. Our products and solutions include labeling and functional materials, radio frequency identification (RFID) inlays and tags, software applications that connect the physical and digital, and a variety of products and solutions that enhance branded packaging and carry or display information that improves the customer experience. Serving an array of industries worldwide — including home and personal care, apparel, general retail, e-commerce, logistics, food and grocery, pharmaceuticals and automotive — we employ approximately 35,000 employees in more than 50 countries. Our reported sales in 2023 were $8.4 billion. Learn more at... www.averydennison.com.

Please let us know if we can support you with reasonable accommodations throughout the application process by contacting our Talent Acquisition team via [email protected].

Avery Dennison is an equal-opportunity employer.

Job Description

We are searching for a seasoned, strategic, and highly motivated Senior Brand Manager (m/f/d) to take our brand to new heights. As a Senior Brand Manager, your leadership and vision will play an integral part in driving our success in the apparel industry. This role requires an individual with an entrepreneurial mindset who can oversee and streamline complex processes, develop and maintain high-level strategic customer relationships, and guide the brand management team.

Your Responsibilities:
• Provide strategic guidance and support to the brand management team in understanding and influencing the customers' business model and objectives.
• Direct the end-to-end product development and sales process, from customer briefing to final approval, deployment, and order acceptance.
• Lead the management of inventory reports, customer sales reports, and product development trackers using digital systems and processes (Oracle SalesCloud, Oracle Commerce Cloud, Eloqua, pricing, and product specification tooling).
• Design, present, and approve global price proposals in competitive bidding processes.
• Oversee and resolve complex order, quality, or deployment issues to ensure the highest levels of client satisfaction.
• Develop and nurture key customer relationships by providing expert guidance and detailed information about our services.
• Utilize social selling techniques to engage with potential customers, build relationships, and generate leads.
• Drive store audits, lead critical customer meetings, and maintain account planners.
• Stay ahead of industry trends and product innovations and incorporate them into our strategy.
• Lead cross-functional teams to support sales growth and product development initiatives.
• Manage and coach the Brand Management team, fostering a culture of collaboration, innovation, and growth.


Your Qualifications:

1. Bachelor’s degree in business management, sales, or a related field. MBA or a related Master’s degree preferred.

2. Minimum 5-7 years of experience in the apparel industry, product management, or related roles, with a strong track record of leadership.

3. Proven excellence in customer service, communication, and presentation skills.

4. Demonstrated ability to lead and manage multiple complex projects and meet tight deadlines.

5. Proficiency in technical and digital skills, including use of Google Suite, ERP (Oracle preferred), pricing tools, product/customer databases.

6. Advanced data analytics skillset to drive strategic decision-making; comfortable with quantitative analysis and storytelling using data.

7. Expertise in building and maintaining robust relationships with clients and partners.

8. Flexible and proactive attitude with a passion for continuous learning, growth, and taking on leadership responsibilities within a global Fortune 500 organization.

As a Senior Brand Manager, you will have the opportunity to showcase your leadership skills, build strong client relationships, and make a significant impact on our brand's direction. If you are an experienced professional passionate about shaping the future of the apparel industry, we strongly encourage you to apply. This role is a stepping stone to a fulfilling and rewarding career with us.

Additional Information


We not only embrace change… we drive it. We work hard, push hard, and take brave risks. Our culture is innovative and collaborative - where bold ideas turn into action. We grow strong talent through stretch opportunities only restricted by your interests. We are committed to workplace diversity for employees and the business. We are a force for good, imbedded in industries and communities worldwide. We are challenging ourselves and others to reach higher and think bigger to improve the quality of all life. Avery Dennison is a great place to work for everyone. We offer:
• Workplace Flexibility,
• Structured learning and development
• Mentoring program
• Competitive total rewards
• Commitment to Sustainability

At Avery Dennison, we do what we love and we love what we do
Erlangen Germany


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