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Date: May 13, 2019

Location: Singapore, Singapore, 339940

Company: ESPRIT Europe GmbH

Your're whip-smart and know that in today's world, a job is more than a job - it's about working in a field that inspires you. We value diversity and each individual's unique contribution that makes Esprit a fantastic brand - and place to work. Join the Esprit Family and be part of an international lifestyle company where you can make a positive impact in the world of fashion.

We are looking for

Country Visual Manager

to support our Team.

 

 

 

 

Responsibilities:
 

 

Business Development:

  • Work in conjunction with Merchandise Management & head of VM APAC on formulating executional plans for monthly update and refresh cycles
  • Strategically assess VM activities and recommend alternatives/ solutions with internal stakeholders in effort to improve ROI.
  • Ensure and uphold brand integrity
  • Analyze Merchant reports and make recommendations based on data


Marketing:

  • Liaise with Creative and Project Teams to ensure required components & production materials are provided for the responsible country meet its pre-set budget levels & are warehoused/recycled appropriately. 


Visual Merchandising:

  • Drive & lead updates


Refresh & Window Cycles:

  • Work alongside with Regional/Area VM Manager & Operations to ensure timely & effective execution of store set-ups
  • Keep abreast of market trends to ensure competitiveness
  • Initiate better merchandising techniques ensuring both newness & maintenance of visual standards


Communication:

  • Ensure weekly communication with Regional/ Area VM Manager on visual directives issues and challenges
  • Conduct weekly store visits to ensure VM compliance consistency and excellence in execution
  • Lead & Champion new initiatives/ business changes. Ensure smooth & effective communication & engagement across the VM team & relevant stakeholders. 
  • Provide Head of VM APAC with monthly work-schedule & weekly photos of window & in-store set-ups 


People (Training & Development):

  • Create,lead & uphold 'Live Esprit' culture
  • Conduct in-store VM Inductions 
  • Coach, mentor & motivate VMs & in-store teams on all aspects of Visual Merchandising including merchandise analysis
  • In conjunction with Head of VM APAC, prepare & facilitate visual training workshops
  • In conjunction with RM, AM & SM conduct appraisals with all visual employees & detailed commercial personal development objectives
  • Execute individual assignments at the supervisor's disposition which are according to their characters with the main scope of the job or the need of the organization.


 

 

Requirements:


 

  • Minimum Diploma/ Degree in Visual Design, Architecture, Arts and/or equivalent.
  • Must possess min. 4-5 years of supervisory role in the fashion/ retail industry.
  • Able to act as advisory role in VM enhancements to operations.
  • Able to conduct standup training at stores to support, align and maintain VM standards across Singapore.
  • Good leadership with excellent communication skills and interface management.
  • Has eye for details, independent, mature and meticulous.
  • Good PC skills, i.e. MS Office
  • Goal-oriented Individual with high initiatives

 

 

 

 

Are you a good match for this Job?

Then please submit an application with your salary expectations and an indication of your earliest starting date. Please contact Esprit Admin to apply to this position.