Merchandiser, Accessories

Hong Kong, Hong Kong
12 December 2020
Permanent Job

Position

To assist the Merchandising Manager of Accessories in the development of the business for North Asia – to cover markets including Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan & Korea Duty Free.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • To support the buying of Accessories by with pre-buy analysis, market & competitor research as well as collecting feedback from Stores & Country Merchandising Team.
  • Propose order quantities & networks and prepare buy recaps & presentations.
  • Coordinate timely dispatch of new launches with Supply Chain & recommend action plan to optimize sell-throughs, push slow-sellers & minimize end of season carryover.
  • Study qualitative & quantitative aspects of the business & provide constructive recommendations per trends and feedback.
  • Develop training materials & conduct seasonal collection training for Country Merchandisers, Store teams & cross functional stakeholders. 
  • Coordinate with Retail, Events team, Central & other métiers, to propose event assortment & sample movement etc.
  • Foster close communication with Stores and highlight initiatives both within category & across métiers.

Profile

  • 5+ years of relevant retail & Merchandising experience
  • Curiosity for competitor activity
  • Good command of spoken & written of English & Chinese, Mandarin & Cantonese
  • Persuasive presentation skills, ability to convey a strong message
  • Great problem-solving attitude & skills
  • Strong creative & analytical mind
  • Excellent time management & organization with attention to detail
  • Strong interpersonal skills with team player mentality
  • Self-motivated & eager to learn
  • Strong in Excel & PowerPoint
Reference: LVM11647