Coordinates licensed product service models for key MLB initiatives. Work closely with internal departments to understand licensed product needs and then work closely with key licensed partners to service these needs with key deadlines and dates. Work with key partners to oversee their service and deliveries to retail and/or team institutional dealers that service youth baseball leagues across the United States. Assist in MLB clubhouse responsibilities, reporting into the Manager of Clubhouse Services, to distribute licensed products during key moments such as Spring Training, All-Star Game, and Postseason.
Operate time sensitive orders for date specific deliveries
Meet with various internal departments to ensure Consumer Products can help service licensed product needs
Coordinate with Licensees licensed products needed for key league wide initiatives
Execute and Issue Purchase Orders while maintaining product credit balances per licensee and ensure invoicing is issued to departments as needed for product ordered for key MLB initiatives.
Assist in MLB Clubhouse Consumer Product roles throughout the year as required by Manager
Work closely with youth league uniform suppliers to help focus on licensed products that help grow grassroots baseball
QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS
Professional demeanor with strong interpersonal and verbal communication skills.
Ability to work independently or as part of a team.
Strong attention to detail.
Ability to travel as needed.
Ability to Multi-task key projects with strong follow up skills
Must be able to problem solve and create/deliver solutions in time sensitive situations.
Major League Baseball (MLB) is the most historic of the major professional sports leagues in the United States and Canada. Employees love working at MLB because of the culture of growth, teamwork, and professionalism. Employees who are most successful at MLB take initiative, know how to identify problems and provide solutions, and always put the Team first. For those ready to step up to the plate and join the Major Leagues, MLB takes the same approach as teams do with their players: empowering our “workforce athletes” to be at their best by engineering experiences that put employees in the best position to succeed. Major League Baseball is looking for candidates who are passionate about growing America’s pastime to best serve its fans for decades to come.
MLB’s vision is to be the global sport of choice for youth to play, fans of all backgrounds to enjoy and a desired destination for employment. With a belief that the journey to growth and greatness is ongoing, MLB gives employees the opportunity to continue learning and honing their skills with programs such as: tuition reimbursement; mentorship programs; lunch and learns; online course subscriptions; paid industry certifications; business resource groups; and more.
MLB provides its employees with exceptional medical, dental, and vision coverage. Premiums are 100% employer covered to help employees focus on being their best!
Per the NYC pay transparency law, the hiring range for this position is $50,000 to $65,000
As a candidate for this position, your salary and related elements of compensation will be contingent upon your work experience, education, skills and any other factors Major League Baseball (MLB) considers relevant to the hiring decision. In addition to your salary, MLB believes in providing a competitive compensation and benefits package for its employees. MLB offers employees a full range of best in class benefits with no employee contributions towards medical, dental, and vision coverage premiums, as well as incentive and recognition programs, life insurance and automatic employer 401k contributions. All benefits are subject to eligibility requirements and the terms of official plan documents which may be modified or amended from time to time.