A world leader in innovative, casual footwear, Crocs, Inc., is dedicated to the future of comfort. Our original and most famous style, the Classic Clog, is instantly recognized around the world — and for good reason: since 2002, we’ve sold more than 600 million pairs in over 90 countries! We achieved our status as a global leader in the casual footwear category by taking an inherently simple approach to uniting style, modern comfort and value. Every day, we make a choice to have an open mind and look on the bright and colorful side of life. We embrace and celebrate the uniqueness in everyone, inviting the world to Come As You Are.

As Senior Category Manager, you will support execution of the global licensing line plan to meet licensor compliance requirements.  This role is highly collaborative and coordinates across multiple functions. You will use effective communication & organizational skills to support the product creation process.

What You'll Do

  • Own portal management for pre-production through final production sample phases in the licensed product lifecycle.
  • Support execution of licensing testing compliance requirements including licensor portal management, sample tracking & organization, and cross-functional communication.
  • Learn individual licensor compliance requirements for product testing, factory agreements/audits, and contractual samples to accurately close out product submissions in a timely manner.
  • Lead communications with licensors, factory, marketing, and development teams to communicate sample and compliance status.

What You Bring To The Table

  • 5+ years professional experience, including 3+ years of applicable licensing experience and/or product project development management experience.
  • Strong organizational skills & attention to detail and deadlines 
  • Ability to balance needs and requests for multiple licensors/partners at one time.
  • Excellent communication skills and works collaboratively
  • Desire to hone analytical skills and an actioned-oriented approach to data
  • Creative, out of the box thinking to challenge the status quo
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Powerpoint

Crocs is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment. 

Title: Sr. Category Manager  

Job Level:Individual Contributor

Career Level: CL5

Salary Range: $80,000 - $90,000

Workplace Persona: Collaborator (hybrid work schedule; in office 60-80%)

This position is eligible to participate in a company incentive program.

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