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Specialist, Visual Merchandisingadidas Hong Kong Ltd
  • Kwun Tong
  • Salary negotiable
  • Posted on 18 Jun 2019
Specialist, Visual Merchandisingadidas Hong Kong Ltd
Job Highlights
  • Strong knowledge in Visual Merchandising
  • Experience in visual merchandising
  • Innovative and creative thinker
Job Description

Purpose:

The Mission of the Specialist, Visual Merchandising is to proactively work with the Retail Operations and Sales Department and support field sales managers to develop the suitable visual merchandising program so as to meet the company financial projection, while pursuing the brand building effort.

 

Key Responsibilities:

Implementation

  • Recommends retail strategies from visual merchandising perspective and implement strategies according to the brand campaign calendar 
  • Inputs retail initiatives to the Visual Manager/ Sales Manager/Retail Manager to consider in the annual and quarterly action plan 
  • Works closely with retail and sales management from the brand concept planning stage and then leads the process down to detailed implementation 
  • Works closely with field retail and sales managers as well as close communication with customers to develop the suitable retail programs to leverage the impact of company campaigns as well as the sell through in the outlets, mainly focusing on Key Accounts and Store Operations 
  • Supporting field sales to have an effective POS display setup plan in adidas retail and multi-brand retail 
  • Maintain adidias VM standard in own retail and franchise stores 
  • Uplift the VM standard in Adidas stores

 

Financial 

  • Controls the display expenses within the budget owned by Retail 
  • Assumes responsibility for T&E budget

 

System and Processes 

  • Effectively implements processes which are maximizing the adidas marketing campaigns at the retail level.  Elements in the process include: 
  • Clearly communicates and coaches the proper processes with the retail and sales teams 
  • Coordinates communication between Marketing and Sales throughout the process of campaign preparation and implementation 
  • Ensures smooth and timely process of campaign preparation at retail level 
  • Well communicates visual display concepts with field sales team as well as accounts at early stage and at all stages of campaign preparation 
  • Inputs in early stages of campaign preparation with sales/trade perspective
  • Develops detailed execution plan (1 – 3 months ahead of execution) 
  • Monitors the whole campaign implementation at retail level 
  • Collects the campaign’s feedback, analyzes results and conveys it to communication

 

Training 

  • Providing visual display training to retail operation and sales team, sales staff of adidas/franchise shops/key retailers on regular base 
  • Developing effective training plan and programs for targeted accounts

 

Requirements:

  • University Degree
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in the Visual Merchandising department with an international brand
  • Innovative and creative thinker, able to show strong initiatives
  • Attention to detail, team-player, perform multi-tasks and good time management skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Enjoys a balance of in office and out of office schedule
  • Non-office hours working
  • Microsoft Office: Excellent
  • Excellent spoken and written English and Chinese

  

We offer competitive package to the right candidate. Interested parties please send cover letter and resume with current and please click "APPLY NOW" for application.

All information obtained will be kept in strict confidential and will be used for recruitment purpose only.

Additional Information
Years of Experience
3 years
Employment Type
Full Time
Benefits
Dental insurance, Double pay, Education allowance, Five-day work week, Flexible working hours, Life insurance, Medical insurance, Performance bonus
Company details

The adidas Group is a world leader in the global sporting goods industry. The group combines many premier brands and businesses, each with cherished histories, strong identities and complementary strategies and, each focused on the needs of consumers. To be successful in today’s competitive marketplace, we are now inviting energetic, proactive and committed individuals to join our winning team.

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