Thursday , December 7 2023

Chalhoub Careers – Senior Regional Visual Merchandiser

Website Chalhoub Group

Job Description

We are Chalhoub Group, a leading family business in the world of beauty, fashion and gifts. We have blended our Middle East expertise and intimate knowledge of luxury to offer service excellence to all our partners and a unique experience to all our customers for over 60 years.As we continue to grow, it’s our vision to become a hybrid retailer, bringing luxury experiences to the fingertips of customers everywhere.As a Senior Regional Visual Mechandiser you will be responsible for organising and deploying high quality visual merchandising strategies across the region, as well as contributing with value adding ideas in all areas with a sharp focus on how these ideas can increase commerciality and store performance.

Job Responsibilities

  • Generate enthusiasm for the brands product display vision in the business
  • Conduct meetings with Buying teams, store managers, stylists, floor managers and Product presentation teams to ensure meetings are held in line with the specified calendar
  • Produce clear concise reporting to all Visual Merchandising stakeholders to ensure all have data to help promote business growth
  • Consolidate reports from market or stores and compile commercial analysis of VM activity undertaken
  • Review reports compiling action points for market or stores to complete before sending complete report to regional VM teams
  • Establish a close working relationship with market team and give them actionable feedback about VM activity
  • Provide examples and data to help explain the VM requirements objectively
  • Improve quality and standards of VM activities and proactively review other providers
  • Create and cultivate strong relationships with local stakeholders and suppliers
  • Champion housekeeping in region/market
  • Provide Visual Merchandising guidelines to Product presentation and store team, monitor implementation and identify new ways of working when standards are not met
  • Work with store staff and product presentation team to generate enthusiasm and passion for the brand product display principles and excellence in implementation
  • Adopt merchandising in line with the specificity of each store and in line with merchandise team and Brand image
  • Manage the budgets received (% of sales) and ensure adherence
  • Utilize available data sources – Commercial, Retail, Brand and communication proactively to draw on existing knowledge, use them to identify patterns in consumer behavior and recommend actions to drive the business
  • Identify knowledge gaps and propose action to fill them
  • Transform consumer and shopper insight into VM activity that achieves long-term competitive advantage and commercial gain for the brand, category or store
  • Track wider consumer, shopper and Visual Merchandising trends and is able to anticipate potential future trends resulting from them
  • Contribute value adding ideas in all areas with a sharp focus on how these ideas can increase commerciality and store performance
  • Create concepts, design strategies, merchandising directions and guidelines to express creative vision
  • Use “Creative watch”, EDGE and other data sources to apply and adopt best practice learning to the region, market or store environment
  • Support and contribute to creative watch by providing own examples and inspirations from the external world
  • Escalate complex problems to the relevant person to ensure case/issue is closed efficiently and in timely a manner.

Job Requirements

  • University Degree in Business Administration, Marketing or any related field
  • A minimum of 5 years of relevant experience with at least 3 years in a similar role
  • Proven experience in within a fast pace enviroment
  • Strong ability to work with teams located across a wide network
  • Understanding of latest trends in Visual Merchandising, ideally within a Luxury Beauty concept
  • To-do and hand-on attitud

Job Details

Company: Chalhoub Group

Vacancy Type: Full-time

Job Location: Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Application Deadline: N/A