• Posted: September 10, 2019
    Deadline: Not specified
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  • Black Pen Recruitment is South Africa’s leading recruitment consultancy specialised in BPO services, foreign language recruitment and immigration services. With our outstanding experience in the BPO industry and our own in-house immigration division, we will find the right candidates for foreign language specialist positions as well as immigration sol...
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    Visual Merchandising Manager

    Your main areas of responsibility will include the following:

    • C2 ownership at brand level
    • Retail sales co-ownership
    • Clearly communicating all business justifications with global teams for quick approval
    • Collaborating and influencing global VM teams regarding style and content of the global toolbox
    • Creating and implementing a VM strategy for SA that focuses on ROI
    • Forecasting for all required VM non-saleables
    • Ensuring national VM and visual rights compliance in line with Fashion House requirements
    • Production and roll out of all VM updates (visual changes, generic shelf tools, blotter cards, shelf strips, retailer specific requirements)
    • Maintaining an accurate in store database with detailed visual requirements
    • Plannogram management with Ops teams and relevant retail partners
    • Managing inventory levels & master data of all VM non-saleables
    • Facilitating quarterly VM training
    • Owner of effectively communicating VM & planogram updates to Ops, AMs & Bas to ensure globally complaint execute across the full estate
    • Effectively communicating VM activities across multiple functions
    • Managing the VM budget
    • Building effective working relationships with key suppliers and global contacts
    • Managing inventory levels & master data of all non-saleable goods

    Candidate Requirements

    • Relevant Degree
    • Minimum 3 years management experience in an equivalent role in the retail industry
    • Proficient in Microsoft Office
    • An understanding of trends and an ability to respond to customers’ wishes
    • Creativity and an ability to produce innovative and original ideas
    • Experience in POS creative development and print production
    • Strong knowledge of material specifications and technical drawing specs
    • Experience in artwork layouts and dimensions

    Team working skills

    • The ability to manage and allocate budgets
    • Written and verbal communication skills
    • Experience with and an understanding of market research
    • Time and project management skills, including the ability to work on multiple projects at the same time
    • An ability to think strategically and come up with campaigns.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Black Pen Recruitment on www.linkedin.com to apply
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