BOUCHERON - Middle East Visual Merchandising and Store Planning Coordinator H/F
Boucheron - Regular
DUBAI - United Arab Emirates
Position Description :
You will have regional oversight for the execution and implementation of HQ VM guidelines, and local adaptation to best fit the commercial needs of the markets.
You will act as a local coordinator for construction and renovation projects and will be responsible for maintenance.
You will ensure store appearance and VM are consistent with overall image and standards of the brand in accordance with the corporate guidelines.
How you will contribute in Visual Merchandising :
Manage roll out of VM guidelines across GCC markets, through implementation and maintenance of store displays and merchandising to best follow HQ guidelines, with local adaptation to best fit local needs.
Consolidate ordering, allocates delivery and follows invoicing of
display materials / event kits / other retail tools for the region
with strong collaboration with local markets on needs.
Train, guide, support and challenge local commercial teams for visual merchandising strategy and standards.
Conduct ongoing training of boutique managers and SA in visual merchandising standards, and reporting procedures.
Set up good communications (and methods) between boutique manager and SA for daily VM implementation and monitoring.
Collaborate with Regional Merchandising Manager
for best product zoning and optimization of store density by market by store.
For new product launch VM implementation and reporting.
Participate actively in store openings, in-store events and other brand events
Conduct research of competitors’ display campaigns for quarterly report.
How you will contribute in Store Design :
Local coordination of store renovation/construction projects
Act as the local interlocutor for SDP HQ in all store renovation and construction projects in the GCC, providing local support and coordination with architect, landlord, vendors…
Support HQ SDP team in preparing specifications and detailed budgets, in charge of the follow up of the invoicing/split of the cost with partners
Coordinate with related departments to solve all project issues
Attend site handovers and follows-up outstanding work completion if any
Responsible for Store and Office maintenance
Store maintenance : identifying all maintenance needs, orchestrating the quotation in accordance with both HQ guidelines and partners teams
Alert the Brand director if necessary to negotiate funding with the partners
Supervise the execution of the maintenance works
Implement an entire network of supplier for easy maintenance of the actual stores around 5 countries from the GCC
Who you are
University graduation with good English and Arabic written and spoken skills
5 years VM or SDP experience, ideally in Watch & Jewellery / Fashion / Luxury fields.
Trackable relevant experience in retail industry
Organized and attention to details
Able to handle multiple projects with minimum supervision
Ability to identify issues, tackle problems and create solutions
Strong interpersonal and communication skills to liaise with internal and external parties
Self-motivated, independent, initiative, detail minded and hardworking;
Operational proficiency with MS Office and AutoCAD software
Business travel is required
Kering is committed to building a diverse workforce. We believe diversity in all its forms – gender, age, nationality, culture, religious beliefs and sexual orientation – enriches the workplace. It opens up opportunities for people to express their talent, both individually and collectively and it helps foster our ability to adapt to a changing world. As an Equal Opportunity Employer we welcome and consider applications from all qualified candidates, regardless of their background.
- Full time
- Africa / Middle East
- United Arab Emirates