Assistant Visual Merchandising Manager - Al Tayer Group
Ad ID: 2235
Kuwait City, Capital Governorate, Kuwait
Al Tayer Group is delighted to announce plans to open the first Bloomingdale’s store in Kuwait which is part of a strategic partnership with Macy’s, Inc.
Bloomingdale’s Kuwait will fulfill the New York City store’s promise of “like no other store in the world” with offerings such as leading luxury brand experiences, and seamless digital and social media integration. This will enhance the in-store experience, deliver extraordinary personalised services with curated product selection to create an authentic welcome and delight experience for our customers.
Opening in February 2017, the three-level apparal, beauty and accessories store, spanning over 93,000 square feet will anchor the 360 Mall, Kuwait’s luxury retail destination.
Interviewing for our exciting Bloomingdale’s Kuwait career opportunities will take place between March and August 2016. The Al Tayer Talent Acquisition team will be holding regular recruitment events in Kuwait where shortlisted applicants will be invited to attend and meet the team. Further information and updates on our events will follow on our website!
We are currently looking for an Assistant Visual Merchandising Manager to join our Visual Merchandising team. This role will be instrumental in the design and implementation of visual merchandising strategies and plans for Bloomingdale’s Kuwait, whilst upholding the store’s image and presence to support in achieving operational and marketing objectives.
You will be mapping the Visual Display calendar for all the brands taking into consideration seasonal requirements, promotions, brand specific activities, discussing with the relevant departments to ensure its effective implementation with conducting regular store visits or floor walks. You must liaise with the store based staff to implement merchandising requirements and ensure the standards of visual merchandising are being maintained in all the stores at all times. Maximising sales opportunities through commercial analysis and re-merchandising is a vital part of this role.
You will monitor competitor activity and research trends in visual displays and merchandising techniques and propose new or innovative ideas to ensure the brand presence is in line with global trends.
You will be providing leadership by guiding and motivating our Visual and Commercial Merchandising Associates to enhance performance and produce efficient and quality work.
The ideal candidate will have a large amount of experience in a creative managerial role and must be able to present a strong portfolio in Visual Merchandising within a multi-category luxury fashion environment. The successful person should be a proven leader who can inspire teams to produce quality work with tangible results.
A strong knowledge of fashion and trends is essential.
Additional Internal Information:
For our current Al Tayer employees who wish to apply for this opportunity, please take note of the following:
1. You must have completed 1 year’s continuous service in your current role.
2. You must have discussed with your Line Manager regarding your interest to apply for the role, and have obtained written approval.
3. You must have no active warning or disciplinary on file.
SOURCE : KUWAITJOBS