Sports Licensing Coordinator
G-III Apparel Group
New York, United States
Type of Employment
About the Company
GIII also has licenses with the four major professional sports leagues, as well as over 100 U.S. colleges and universities. In addition, G-III currently designs, manufactures and markets an extensive range of apparel, including outerwear, dresses, sportswear, beachwear, women's suits and women's performance wear, as well as luggage and women's handbags, small leather goods and various accessories.
Overview GIII Apparel Group is a leading manufacturer and distributor of apparel and accessories under licensed brands, owned brands and private label brands with an entrepreneurial culture that flows throughout the comprehensive portfolio of over 30 licensed and proprietary brands, including Andrew Marc, Calvin Klein, Donna Karan, Kenneth Cole, Cole Haan, Tommy Hilfiger, Karl Lagerfeld, Levi's, Dockers, Vince Camuto, Kensie, and G.H. Bass, among others.
GIII Apparel Group is currently seeking a Licensing Coordinator to join it's Sports Licensing team based in New York City! Responsibilities: Examine artwork designs for correct usage of logos, trademarks, colors and licensed rights categories for all leagues (NFL, NHL, MLB, NBA) and NCAA (160+ colleges and universities) Coordinate and oversee corrections are made with designers and production teams Facilitate all approval information and sample procedures for leagues and universities Support licensing manager and department leaders with various daily and long-term functions
Bachelor's degree 1-2 years of relevant work experience (sports and or apparel industry preferred) Extreme attention to detail Highly professional manner and excellent written and verbal communication skills Demonstrates ability to multi-task, time management skills, and meet deadlines Sports knowledge is a must Proactive, problem solver; can take the reins when manager is out of the office Proficient in Microsoft Office, Excel, and comfortable working on a Mac (Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop experience is a plus