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Brand Protection Manager (Baby & Children' wear)Carter’s Global Sourcing Limited
Brand Protection Manager (Baby & Children' wear)Carter’s Global Sourcing Limited
Job Highlights
  • 3-5 Exp Intellectual Property enforcement
  • Apparel Supply Chain/baby & children wear field
  • 13-mth/5-day/Flexi-Hour/Edu Subsidy
Job Description

This is an excellent opportunity to join our business at an exciting time of expansion and growth.

Responsibilities

  • Launching, executing and expanding our Brand Protection Program, including the BP audit.
  • To implement and maintain company Brand Protection standards and Anti-counterfeiting measures and guidelines throughout the Asia-Pacific region.
  • Responsible for identifying and investigating criminal activity relating to Intellectual Property and Trademark violations for all of the Carter’s in Asia Pacific with a primary focus on HK and China, as well as countries/cities being designated for future retail expansion.
  • Conduct brand training to local authorities charged with counterfeit identification and control.
  • Conduct and support regional web investigations.
  • Brand protection training/education to both internal staffs and external supplier partners.
  • Managing Brand Authorization with countries’ custom authority.
  • Continually escalate the vendors’ awareness, discipline, and control according to Carter’s Brand Protection requirement.
  • Perform online and offline market surveys to identify others infringing our Intellectual Property Rights.
  • Preparation of case reports covering investigative details by identifying control weaknesses with recommended solutions.
  • Coordinate efforts with internal team to determine authenticity of infringing products.
  • Coordinate investigative efforts with Private Investigative Groups, Local Law Enforcement, Customs Agencies, and Corporate Attorney’s.
  • Provide testimony and swear to legal documents on behalf of Carter’s brands.
  • Manage and own the Brand Protection programs.
  • Supervise Brand Protection associate in Brand Protection audits and training within our approved manufacturing facilities and review the effectiveness of Brand Protection Program.
  • Analyze supply chain partners and identify potential risks.

Requirements 

  • Bachelor degree is minimum, master degree preferred
  • 3-5 years Investigative experience within a Retail environment
  • Knowledgeable in Intellectual Property Rights
  • Strong knowledge of supply chain and/or manufacturing process
  • Basic experience in interviewing and obtaining written statements
  • Computer skills to include Word, Excel, Power point, along with experience in digital photography
  • Good communication & presentation skills fluent in spoken & written English, Cantonese and Mandarin
  • Good problem solving ability and business acumen
  • Good organizing skills and attention to detail is a must
  • Be a team player and be open minded, good interpersonal and leadership skill
  • Be able to work independently, establishing work plans and accomplishing team goals
  • Ability to interact effectively at all levels internally and externally
  • Experience in Intellectual Property enforcement or related work is preferred
  • Ability to be on your feet and walk long distances regularly

 In Carter's, we ensure to reward you with...

    • Elegant & A-grade office environment
    • Comprehensive medical coverage including your spouse and children
    • 5-day work week and guaranteed flexible working hours
    • U.S. friendly and open-minded culture
    • Numerous in-house & external trainings for both soft and hard skills
    • prosperous development opportunities and career prospects

Interested parties please send your application and resume, stating Current, Expected Salary & Availability by click to APPLY NOWWe offer competitive remuneration package with excellent career prospect to the successful candidate. We regret that only short-listed candidates will be notified. Information collected will be used for recruitment purpose only.

Additional Information
Years of Experience
3 years
Employment Type
Full Time, Permanent
Benefits
Dental insurance, Double pay, Education allowance, Five-day work week, Flexible working hours, Life insurance, Medical insurance
Company details

Carter’s and OshKosh B’Gosh are two of the oldest, largest and most recognized branded marketers of baby and young children’s apparel in the U.S.  Each brand, for over 100 years, acts on the belief that childhood is a celebration. Our brands are all about creating products for children that are distinguished by quality and creative art and color.

We expanded our global footprint in 2012 and, opened the Carter’s Global Sourcing Office in Hong Kong.  As Carter’s continues to grow, we have opened offices in Shanghai, Cambodia, and Bangladesh.  Our brands are sold throughout the United States in over 900 Company-operated stores and we deliver to more than 16,000 of the largest retailers in the United States.  Internationally, our brands are sold in more than 50 countries with over 150 Company-operated stores in Canada and, a growing number of stores with a wholesale partner in China.  Our buying office allows us to work more closely and directly with vendors to support the Company in reaching a broad range of consumers through multiple distribution channels and, offering a wide product assortment of our products, to include baby, sleepwear, play clothes, and accessories, all at very affordable prices.

For more details, please visit our company website: www.carters.com

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