6 month opportunity starting ASAP! Position does have potential to go to a full year contract!
In this role, you will be responsible for managing all product and packaging approvals in line with key strategic business goals and Core Style Guide Direction, while ensuring commercial requirements and timelines are achieved. This position reports to the Director of Licensed Toy and Game, and is based in downtown Providence, RI.
Work with licensees to develop product in line with the latest style guides and product development calendar, ensuring key milestones are achieved, tracking and communicating key information on a timely basis
Proactively manage the product and packaging approval processes using the Licensing Approvals System (LAS) and managing the workload in the most efficient manner possible
Educate licensees and maintain understanding of all necessary Hasbro tools such as LAS, HCS, Product and Packaging Style Guides and Approvals, ensuring all relevant materials such as style guides, 3-D turns, sound & video clips, pitches, etc are provided
Set up and maintain an archive of all approved artwork, samples and production for all product and packaging developed
Partner with category teams to review licensees proposed line plans & outline key process steps at the beginning of the product development process
Work with licensees, Public Relations, and Commercial Team to facilitate the approval process for licensees’ external communications (PR, social media, etc)
Completion of sell-in reports and reconciliation against product approvals
Preparation of all commercial deal memos