Visual Merchandiser Own Retail - Messancy (20 hrs)

PURPOSE & IMPACT ON ORGANIZATION:

Contribute to meeting or exceeding store sales and profit targets by:

  • Ensuring the efficient and effective implementation of the WE visual merchandising direction in assigned store.

     

    KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

    1.          Communication:

  • Cascade information given by WE and Regional VM Manager to Store Manager and Store staff through Training and meetings.
  • Participate in team meetings and team huddle to understand needs, delivery of stock and Sales and retail KPI analysis in order to drive sales through VM.
  • Give feedback to the Regional VM Manager on Stores’ needs after discussing with Store Manager.
  • Building good relationships with key holders.
     

    2.          Merchandising Display

  • Ensure store complies with WE standards and guidelines to provide a pleasant shopping experience to all consumers.
  • Ensure all windows are presented to high standards including mannequins dressing and positioning, lighting direction, cleanliness, steaming and price communication.
  • In charge of creating clear Bubble plans to emphasize category presentation.
  • Ensure correct use and positioning of In-Store Communication Tools.
  • Dress in-store mannequins and place props correctly.
  • Apply and maintain Retail Standards.
  • Daily  audit using adidas VM compliance Checklist.
  • Monthly submission on VM Compliance Tool including taking and uploading pictures into the system.
  • Correct use of Onsight app
  • Update when needed, the Space Management Tool floor plan and fixture allocation based on product presentation movement.
  • Weekly analysis of Space Management Results with Store Manager and draft common action plan.
  • Create bi-weekly planning based on VM activities and share with Store Manager and Regional VM Manager.


    3.          In-store VM Training
    Train store staff on:

  • WE Visual Merchandising standards and guidelines .
  • Enhancing consumer journey.


    4.          VM Reporting

  • Keep up-to-date on competitor analysis as well as current and upcoming fashion trends across the store location area. Communicate information to Regional VM Manager.
  • Identify and order ISC and communicate to Regional VM Manager store needs and fixtures.
  • Other duties as requested by Store Manager / Regional VM Manager.


    5.          Equipment control

  • Returns and correctly stores unused equipment including fixtures, mannequins, props & graphic frames.
  • Manage fixtures with care to avoid damages.
  • Is familiar with health and safety issues.


6.         Customer service and operations tasks

  • Be a Brand Ambassador, consistently exhibiting the Brand Attitude and Values.
  • Minimize loss in both, the stockroom and the sales floor.
  • Perform all store operations in a safe, effective and efficient manner.
  • Collaborate productively and respectfully with team members.
  • Complete all applicable training programs and effectively apply the learning on the job.
  • Seek coaching and learning opportunities to continually improve your performance.

 

KEY RELATIONSHIPS:

  • Regional VM Manager
  • Store Manager
  • Store Staff
  • VM team
  • Consumers

     

    KNOWLEDGE, CAPABILITIES AND EXPERIENCE:

  • A good eye for style, coordination and attention to detail
  • Interest in fashion & sports
  • Flexibility in working hours and days (f.e. early morning and nightshifts)
  • Is able to follow directives but can also work independently
  • Good numeracy, literacy, verbal and written communication skills
  • Self – motivated and pro-active
  • Work as a team
  • Effective problem solving abilities
  • Good computers skills – Windows (Excel, Word, Outlook and PowerPoint)

     

    MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • English verbal and written communication skills
  • Proven experience in visual merchandising is preferred
Location:  Messancy
Country:  Belgium
Team:  Retail (Store)
Brand:  adidas
Position Type:  Part time
Number:  188401