Edmond So - 26275200
Visual Merchandising Manager (Sportswear Brand)
Country : Area Hong Kong
Region : Florida
County : Pinellas County
Town : CLEARWATER
Category : Merchandising
Contract type : Permanent
Availability : Full time
Salary : 40 - 45k
Experience of visual merchandising in apparel with APAC regional exposure. Athleisure and Sportswear experience will be an advantage.
Creativity, Organization & analytical skills, Multi-tasking, Decision making, Interpersonal & Communication skills
Fluent Chinese (Cantonese, Mandarin) and English
6+ years relevant experience, preferably with regional experience and know China market well
Work experience as brand principle role on visual merchandising and in-depth knowledge of retail industry
Creative capabilities relate to âstore designâ in collaboration with external creative consultancy service
Strong interpersonal and communication skills and ability to work in a highly-matrix business environment with people from diversified background and at all levels (e.g. with distributors and external 3rd parties consultancy and vendors)
Project management skills are essential
Hands-on technical drawing technique and graphic design i.e. Computer literate AI, Photoshop, MS Office applications (Word, Excel, Power Point and Outlook)
Planning and Organization, and can work independently
In charge of developing visual merchandising guidelines for APAC market across multi-channel business (retail store, shop in shop, wholesale corners etc.).
Manage Sportswear stores image and ensure consistent and effective executions.
Written of SOP for generic VM standards as well as seasonal window & in-store display guidelines.
Work closely with in-house merchandising and marketing team and distributors/franchisees to develop display campaign concept. Brainstorm display solutions to meet business goals. Design, develop and source display tools (signages, props etc.) whenever necessary.
Supervise and monitor distributors/franchisees on VM executions. Conduct store visits to ensure visual standards and guidelines are followed.
Provide training to distributors/franchisees on VM.
Work with agency on developing store concept and create guideline for markets. Review and feedback floor plan from distributors/franchisees, and follow up on approval for new store opening.
Establish and manage VM KPI for distributors/franchisees