ALEXANDER MCQUEEN Men’s RTW and Silk Accessories, Junior Merchandiser
Alexander McQueen - Regular
London - United Kingdom
Men’s RTW and Silk Accessories, Junior Merchandiser, together with the Senior Men’s Merchandiser will play a key role in supporting our merchandising strategy for this growing part of the business.
Silk Accessories category includes: Mens and Womens Scarves, Hats, Socks, Gloves and Umbrellas, Mens Ties and Mens Beachwear.
How you will contribute
·Partner with the Senior Merchandiser to devise the growth strategy for the category and implement strategy through strong partnership with Mens design team
Set up and send out weekly trade reports on category
Complete the sell in analysis, actively perform sell out analysis for monthly performance and analysis on “Always in Stock” and “permanent package” to help the Senior merchandiser defining product cycle life and ad-hoc analysis as needed.
Managing competitor analysis for the category, by interpreting market needs, trends and identify opportunities to enhance the collection.
Suggesting in-season actions to maximize sale s and profit opportunities, including VM proposal.
Manage training materials that are fit for purpose and suitable for use by our Wholesale, Buying and Retail teams - transmitting depth of product knowledge acquired throughout the development process.
Supporting with the selling campaign, on editing preparation, catalogue management and organization of sample set before and after campaign launch while supporting during selling campaigns to prepare collections brief by setting up the samples display and scarves looks.
Build selling documents and follow up of the collection plan.
Work on sales comment documents.
Establishes and maintains relationships with retail buying team by working closely with Merchandising's role as a strategic support
Partner with cross-functional teams, including Marketing & Communications, PR, Ecommerce, Wholesale, and Visual Merchandising
Your skills and experience
Previous experience in Men’s merchandising and Silk Accessories merchandising
Strong verbal and written communication skills.
Excellent organizational skills with ability to prioritize workload to meet deadlines.
Proficiency with Microsoft Office software including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and keen on learning additional systems
Extensive analytical and numeracy skills.
Flexibility to travel with short notice and to work a demanding schedule which can include on an ad-hoc basis.
Has a passion for luxury industry, with a good sense of product and details and strong understanding of mentioned categories markets
Fluent in English / Italian optional
Why work with us?
This is a fantastic opportunity to become part of a dynamic team with a visionary brand that offers possibilities to learn and grow. Talent development is a managerial principle at Kering and we are committed to fostering internal mobility. Our common vision promotes leadership skills and helps every employee to reach their full potential in a stimulating and fulfilling workplace environment.
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
- United Kingdom