Retail Merchandising Manager (Fashion) -
Retail Visual Display Manager (Fashion) – Limerick, Galway, Westmeath. Our client is Irelands largest retailer providing fashion, homewares and food for their loyal customers. This job opportunity will take report to the Store Manager and have responsibility for delivering on Visual Merchandising strategies across multiple stores. The successful candidate will have a flair for merchandising and fashion. Job opportunities are available in the Limerick, Galway and Midlands areas. Travel between stores is requires and candidates will require access to a vehicle. Job Responsibilities: To maintain displays to the highest of standards, making the most effective use of equipment on the sales floor and ensuring correct POS is used in departments. To ensure that the Department complies with the layouts and adjacencies and adheres to the merchandising standards and visual display guidelines communicated centrally. To interpret and implement all Head Office guidelines on promotions and use of photography in stores. To work with the store management team on key lines and follow space management guidelines and planning. To deliver our clients principles of operations and customer service. Lead the team, in a manner appropriate to the Brand, to deliver the agreed business strategies. To liaise effectively with commercial management in stores, advising and influencing decisions on layouts and merchandising presentation. Ensuring all relevant trading safely and legal policies are in place and adhered. Demonstrating through role modelling how to deliver excellent customer service, while ensuring our clients customer service programme is delivered. Be constantly on the lookout for innovative ideas inside & outside the business. To maintain an awareness of fashion trends and new handling and merchandising techniques. Setting and implementation of the departmental brand standards ensuring they are achieved through regular monitoring within the agreed operating framework. Responsible for leading and training your team in line with the brand training programme. Coaching your team to be passionate and knowledgeable about merchandising & display standards, product availability, pricing, ticketing, inventory, hygiene and most importantly customer service. Ensure best practice in relation to driving Online sales are adhered to by all. To work with the store team to ensure the correct allocation of staff for display purposes (particularly regarding sales or promotions or new launches. To liaise with the Store Manager and Head of Visual Display on any problems or shortfalls on equipment and P.O.S. Provide feedback to senior managers on performance, key customer service developments and operational issue. Candidate Requirements: Previous experience as Visual Merchandising Manager in a Textiles/Clothing retailer. Commercial mind-set and appropriate product knowledge. Good communication, coaching and leadership skills. Customer focussed. Organisational and time management skills. Problem solving & decision making. Previous People Management and Team Lead experience. For an immediate interview please forward your CV using the Apply Button. Or call Nicole Travers on 091507522 for a confidential conversation. Visit www.cpljobs.com for more retail jobs. This job originally appeared on RecruitIreland.com.
158 days ago