The Athleta Vice President Merchandising for the Women’s business is based in San Francisco and reports directly to the SVP and CMO of Athleta. The VP Merchandising leads the Athleta Women’s business. The Merchandising team reports directly to the VP.
The VP has full P&L responsibility for the Women's business and will directly influence the strategic development of the business. The VP develops, communicates and drives long-range strategies that meet or exceed financial goals and customer expectations. To be successful, the VP will be a champion for the Athleta customer and business. This person will be skilled at building and maintaining strong and effective relationships with the Athleta leadership team, as well as with the leaders of key functions such as Inventory Management, Design, Production, Design, Visual Merchandising, Marketing, Strategy, and Finance. The VP will inspire and motivate the team and others by presenting a compelling vision and direction for the holistic business. This person will be a role model and mentor within the company.