Under the direction of the Category Manager (CM), you will focus on communication with vendors and regions, gaining agreement with the CM in managing assortment grids, promotions and markdowns (with Planner concurrence).
You will be driving sales & spending at division level, responsible for inventory management, purchase planning, promotion implementation, implement age & discontinued SKU's strategies.
You will also look after the destruction execution with Sales Team, HK Merchandise Team , Operation Team, Vendors & Others.
Assists in execution of visual presentation standards required by brand / class
Maintain promotional execution
Monitor progress of Key item / key brands targets by location
Monitor potential ageing issues and provide strategies for clearance for agreement with central teams, Category Manager (CM) and Operations team
Support CM, ensure to have a healthy stock, follow up not only quantity but quality as well, focus on key Brands as well as key / best-selling items.
Together with CM to review / update & forecast by Location / Category & Brands in terms of SLS units & SLS values monthly.
Co-ordinate with Planners / Singapore Warehouse / Vendors to develop & implement regional events on time at each location in terms of promotional stocks / GWPs / Testers / Materials / Display...
Meeting & walk thru / visit shops with Vendors.
Coordinate with Vendor to conduct product and display training as required standard.
Closely working with Operation team on matters : execution monthly promotion, update stocks on counter, tester order, and incentive for sales staffs, training for BAs & generic staffs, Vendor's visit, Vendor's renovation.
Maintaining of frequent communication with :
Each department of the respective category within the division
Respective corporate planning and merchandising Team(s)
Respective operation & operators team
Degree in Business Management and / or Economic
At least 2-3 years of experiences in merchandising and planning in Retail industry. Beauty experiences would be preferable
Strong communication skills, fluent in English both writing and speaking
Well organized and strong analytical skill
Pro-active and willing to take additional tasks
Can work under high pressure.
Excellent in MS Office, especially Excel, spreadsheets