Fanatics is the global leader in licensed sports merchandise & changing the way fans purchase their favorite team apparel & jerseys. Through an innovative, tech-infused approach to making & selling fan gear in today's on-demand culture, Fanatics operates more than 300 online & offline stores, including the e-commerce business for all major professional sports leagues (NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, NASCAR, MLS, PGA), major media brands (NBC Sports, CBS Sports, FOX Sports) & more than 200 collegiate & professional team properties, which include several of the biggest global soccer clubs (Manchester United, Real Madrid, Chelsea, Manchester City). Fanatics offers the largest collection of timeless & timely merchandise whether shopping online, on your phone, in stores, in stadiums or on-site at the world's biggest sporting events.
About the Team
A big part of Fanatics' success has to do with the exclusive deals that we have with professional & collegiate sports teams. The Partner & Business Development teams are responsible for securing these deals & managing the company's growth of e-commerce services & in-venue retail operations. These teams are critical to the success of the overall company strategy & our mission to become the #1 Fan Brand in the world!
About the Team - Fanatics College
Join our world class college-focused team at Fanatics! The College Division of Fanatics was formed in 2017 to focus more deeply on our wide array of premier U.S. College & University partners. Our college partnerships span every one of Fanatics' unique service offerings - Fanatics Brands for wholesale apparel & headwear manufacturing rights; E-Commerce; Official In-Venue Retail; Licensing Management; & our Fanatics Authentic business. We are keenly focused on growth in the college channel & this group focuses every day on ensuring we are connecting the innovation & technology of Fanatics to our college partners.
About the Role - Campus Stores Strategy
Fanatics is seeking a motivated & dynamic individual to join our Fanatics College team as the Director, Campus Stores Strategy. The Director will play the central role in leading the coordination of Fanatics latest retailer partnership with Barnes & Noble College (BNC), which operates 775 campus stores across the U.S. The Director will work closely across BNC, Fanatics-Lids College (FLC), & Fanatics to ensure that BNC's campus partners have a strategic point of contact to help navigate the alliance between BNC, FLC, & Fanatics.