ALEXANDER MCQUEEN E-Business Merchandising Manager (Maternity Cover)
Alexander McQueen - Fixed Term (Fixed Term)
- United Kingdom
E-Business Merchandising Manager (Maternity Cover)
We have an exciting opportunity for a talented E-Business Merchandising Manager to join the team for a six month maternity cover contract during a pivotal moment for the House. Reporting to the WW E-Business Director and functionally to the WW Buying Director, the E-Business Merchandising Manager is responsible for leading the women’s and men’s buy to deliver product assortment, revenue, gross profit and sell through targets across the .com globally and growing estate of digital partnerships in line with the Alexander McQueen vision. He/ She will manage a small team and be skilled at working cross functionally in order to shape and drive the merchandise of the website through trading a concrete commercial calendar.
Role & Responsibilities (buying - merchandising - e-commerce – salesforce commerce cloud – trade - commercial calendar – operations)
Define the OTB and complete assortment during the buying campaign.
Deliver a global flagship product assortment that aligns with all regions (EMEA, US, APAC, Japan) while simultaneously delivering the planned growth and profit targets.
Manages the product allocation and product lifecycle.
Oversee the build of catalogues enriching via PIM, style guiding the photoshoots, managing the product launch calendar and in-season onsite VM directives.
Creates and coordinates the commercial calendar for e-commerce in line with the marketing plan.
Regularly monitors product performance, stock evolution, sales forecast and replenishment for all digital doors.
Point of contact for warehouse on operational needs impacting product.
Analyse data in order to draw up conclusions about opportunities and challenges.
Monitors competitors and best players in terms of product strategy.
University degree level educated in a relevant discipline
Strong buying, product and trading experience in e-Commerce
Ability to multi-task and manage multiple cross-functional projects simultaneously
Experience working with retail organisations and understanding of e-business optimal
Collaborative, team player with the ability to work with a diverse range of stakeholders and team members
Naturally proactive and creative problem solver
Strong eye for detail, highly organized and able to work calmly under pressure and timelines
Excellent communication skills, strong attention to detail and consistent follow-through
Advanced Excel Skills
Proactive attitude and work ethics.
Self-motivated and goal-oriented
Rigorous attention to detail with the desire to drive continuous improvement
Competency in working agile appreciated
Fluency in English is mandatory, Italian and French desirable
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