Visual Merchandising Executive - Makeup

  • Company: Parfums Christian Dior UK
  • Location: United Kingdom
  • Business group: Perfumes & Cosmetics
  • Contract type: Permanent Job
  • Function: Merchandising
  • Experience required: Minimum 2 years
  • Reference No.: PCD16205
  • Date of publication: 2019.07.29

Position

POSITION: VISUAL MERCHANDISING EXECUTIVE - MAKEUP

DEPARTMENT: VISUAL MERCHANDISING

LOCATION: LONDON

REPORTS TO: HEAD OF VISUAL MERCHANDISING AND EVENT

 

 

PURPOSE OF THE ROLE

Guarantee accurate, qualitative brand image through all in store promotional Make Up activities for the UK and Ireland according to company/corporate guidelines and marketing plans


Profile

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES

 

  • Manage all Make Up promotional activities happening on and outside Dior Counters from start to finish (from unit design to implementation in store) in line with the Marketing Plan.
  • Define action plans and timings for each major project, respecting required timescales and deadlines.
  • Ensure that all projects designs are in line with the International visual guidelines and validated with France and UK marketing team before implementation.
  • Hand in hand with the Purchasing team, select the manufacturer offering the best quality = price ratio. Monitor the project pre installation with a good attention to detail.  Ensure both project timings and budget are respected.
  • Control the budget for each project ensuring it is in line with the annual spend guidelines.
  • Strict control of budgets (lightboxes, soft VM, Capex) with the finance controller and update trackers and projects list/spec accordingly under the supervision of the line manager.
  • Responsible for lightbox and Video rollout on all our counters (installation, timing and budget).
  • Regular store visits during launch period to ensure guidelines are implemented.
  • Assist management of new counter refits (Produce bespoke boards, order visuals, order videos, order testers)
  • Team Management: intern

Additional information

POSITION WITHIN THE ORGANISATION

Reports to: Head of Visual Merchandising and Event

Direct reports: Make Up VM intern

Internal: Merchandising Team

               Marketing Team

 Sales Team

 Account Managers (in-store)

External: Suppliers

               Creative Agencies

 

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