As part of PageGroup, Michael Page is a leading professional recruitment consultancy specialising in the recruitment of permanent, contract and temporary positions on behalf of the world's top employers. PageGroup operates through 155 offices in 35 countries worldwide. First established in London...
As part of PageGroup, Michael Page is a leading professional recruitment consultancy specialising in the recruitment of permanent, contract and temporary positions on behalf of the world's top employers. PageGroup operates through 155 offices in 35 countries worldwide. First established in London in 1976, we've been bringing jobseekers and employers together for more than 30 years. London listed, we opened our first Asian office in Hong Kong in 1994 and currently we have offices in all major business hubs across the APAC region, including Australia, Singapore, Tokyo, Malaysia, India, Taiwan, Shanghai, Beijing, Shenzhen, Guangzhou, Pudong and Suzhou.

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Assistant Visual Merchandising Manager (International Sports)

Job level Middle
Work exp No work experience
Education Associate Degree
Location
Within Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Design
Job function Design > Visual Merchandiser
Published On 31/10/2019
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- International Brand

- Great exposure

Client Details

Our client is an international brand that offers wide selection of sporty and lifestyle products. Due to team expansion, they are looking for candidate with good fashion sense and dynamic personality to join their team as Assistant Visual Merchandising Manager for the APAC markets.

Description

  • Develop both Seasonal guidelines, in collaboration with Regional VM Training leader, to align both merchandising and VM Strategies for final execution in market.
  • Execute VM direction for in season merchandising as well as attend mock ups, set ups, travel when need it to support VM local teams, and continue informing in regular basis, how competitors and brands do.
  • Prioritize markets and projects, that will allow him / her and the team to travel regularly to ensure not only the brand environment has been achieved properly, but also to identify market opportunities & successes to share with multiple partners across the region.
  • Work closely with internal departments leads on market week preparation, including showroom set up, merchandising meetings and events as well as pre alignment meetings that will lead into seasonal execution.
  • Partner with Regional Project team for regular TB on floor plan revisions, approvals and integration of new strategies that affects floor plans and fixture allocation.
  • Train and develop all the local Visual Merchandisers to ensure they are self-sufficient and maximizing the sales returns within the region, as well as they feel empower to make decisions based on the VM guidelines.
  • Collaborate with CS & Procurement team to provide inputs for renders, creative solutions and needs for the brands you are taking care of.
  • Develop new processes to keep VM active and updated, and think outside the box while delivering consistent brand look & feel.
  • Support the new season launch by review VM plans and visual location plans

Profile

  • University graduate or equivalent in Visual Merchandising Design / Design / Graphic Design, Fashion Retail, or at least 4 years of VM experiences as equivalent

  • Clear understanding on Local and Global Fashion trends, VM competitors and inspirational references
  • Strong sense in styling & colors, outfit co-ordination, floor merchandising, fashion & trends
  • Detailed-minded, independent & presentable; able to prioritize job tasks in tight timeline & organized manner
  • Good verbal and written communication in English, Mandarin, Cantonese
  • Proficient in Microsoft PowerPoint, Word, Excel
  • Basic knowledge of Adobe Platform (Photoshop, Illustrator, In Design) or other graphic design software
  • Good communications and interpersonal skills

Job Offer

Our client offers an excellent salary package with full employee benefits to the selected candidates. Kindly get in touch for more details.

To apply online please click the 'Apply' button below. For a confidential discussion about this role please contact Manny Chan on +852 3476 6337.