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Senior Visual Merchandiser - Store Based - Farnborough

Job Title: Senior Visual Merchandiser - Store Based - Farnborough
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hampshire
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: SSP92206
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: SSP.92135.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: March 21, 2013 10:11

Job Description

Exciting opportunity has arisen within the Home, Garden and outdoor division for a Senior Visual Merchandiser to work along the General Store Manager . This ultimate role is to optimise the store visually and commercially to get the desired sales & customer service results. This business is looking for a well rounded VM Manager who is proactive in their approach and can work using their own initiative. responsibilities include - * Creating a ‘wow’ factor and excitement for the customer through both commercial and decorative merchandising, the Product, entrance/seasonal displays. * Rotate & re-merchandise poor selling stock to generate sales - sales, stock etc back to Centre Manager. * Analyse sales trends and BPI performance. * Merchandising poor performing products. * Merchandise lines which are high-selling in comparative centres to compete on sales activity. * Competitor visits of other stores and looking at their visual standards. * Working and engaging with the Department Managers to improve general merchandising standards. * Take responsibility for the visual look of the Centre from the entrance, windows and shop floor to the restaurant, toilets and all other customer areas. * The manager must be customer service focused also as you will be shopfloor based. The ideal candidate will have: * Strong VM Merchandiser or Marketing experience With a store environment. * If you have experience in the same retail sector this is advantageous! * Creatively Strong. * Strong relationship building in relation to the building relationship with the Store, Marketing and Operations teams. * An ability to drive the business commercial through these procedures and have an establish previous track record. In return for your hard work, you will be rewarded with a basic salary of circa £30-35k and the opportunity to progress within an industry leading retailer. If you feel that you are the right candidate, please apply with an up to date copy of your CV quoting the reference SS92206. 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.