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Visual Merchandising & Planning Manager

Job Title: Visual Merchandising & Planning Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West Midlands
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q91869
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: LGS.86739.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: March 26, 2013 13:57

Job Description

A leading UK retailer is seeking an experienced Visual Merchandising & Planning Manager Manager to join their successful head office based in the East Midlands. As Visual Merchandising & Planning Manager, you responsibilities will include: * Generation of accurate visual guidelines that are distribute to all stores. * Using information gained from store and competitor visits and trading experience, create ideal product layouts to maximise sales opportunities. * Ensuring all product is accounted for and space allowed within the space guide. * Creating ideal product layouts to maximise sales opportunities. * Plan shop floor flows. * Analyse pre and post range implementation to understand the category performance by grade. To be successful, you will: * Have previous Visual merchandising experience in a head office environment. * Have a working knowledge of Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Adobe Photoshop and Indesign. * Be confident and commercially aware. * Have excellent critical path and time management and prioritisation skills. This is a fantastic opportunity to have a rewarding role at a successful retailer and build upon your existing knowledge of Visual merchandising. We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible. Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.