Senior Visual Merchandiser, APAC (Global Cosmetics & Skin Care Company)
Date Added: 26/02/2019
Consultant: Warren Chia
- Global Cosmetics & Skin Care Company
- Regional Role (Travelling required)
- Progression and career development opportunities
- Good company culture
The Client is an international Cosmetics & Skin Care Company, with presence in >60 countries. As the Company expands its operations in Asia, they are looking to hire a Senior Visual Merchandiser, APAC, to define the VM strategy for North Asia, while ensuring alignment with the brand direction and objectives from the global office.
Reporting to the APAC Retail Design Director, you will be responsible for aligning Franchise Markets’ VM standards with Company Markets. You will also develop and drive planogram support for New Product Development event packs in APAC.
Working closely with the Franchise Account Manager, you will seek to upgrade merchandising in Franchise Markets to enhance commerciality. You will also mentor the Markets’ VM teams in adherence to global guidelines while delivering APAC specific concepts. This will involve identification of market gaps and tailoring a robust training plan to capitalize on such opportunities.
You will also work with the Brand team on launches and promotional events, providing creative support and ensuring consistency in brand execution and image.
You will need to possess Bachelor’s Degree, Diploma or equivalent, as well as at least 6 years of relevant VM experience, with 3 years in a regional position. You should possess good knowledge of Microsoft, Illustrator, Photoshop, Indesign and Sketchup. Experience in the Beauty industry is a plus but not mandatory.
The ideal candidate will have the ability to work well in cross-functional teams. To do well in this role, you should be a highly motivated individual with excellent communication and organisation skills.
To apply, please submit your resume (in MS Word format) to Warren Chia, Registration No: R1876586 Licence No: 16S8060 at WA@kerryconsulting.com, quoting the job title and reference number WA 15022.
Due to the high volume of applicants, we regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.
Type of Work: Permanent
Licence No: 16S8060