Internal and External Communications: Primary category licensee contact for all product development.
Communicate with internal creative resources, category, marketing and sales teams/Research and respond to all licensee requests. Manage Product Development Process: Lead product development meetings with Disney Creative to review all submissions utilizing proprietary Content Management System.
Coordinate creative programs across the various categories/Work with other categories to avoid product and/or concept conflicts.
Ensure licensee product lines reflect Disney quality and brand and property objectives/Responsible for review of all pre-production and production submissions/Responsible for public relations and advertising coordination/Facilitate promotional approvals.
Research and analysis support: Sales Forecasting/Trend research/Retail shopping analysis/Support manager in the contract and amendment process/Prepare retailer presentations/Have a good understanding of the relationship and dynamic between Disney, licensee, and the retailer.