Vacancy details

Brand
Vacancy title
Regional Head of Product & Merchandising South Sloggi
Ref
19087
Function
Brand Merchandising
City
Obernai
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
31/12/2018
Description

sloggi® brings true comfort to people’s everyday by creating the most wearable, innovative bodywear in the world. Launched in 1979, the brand has long become the best-selling brief brand in Europe and today delivers its unrivalled comfort in full-fledged intimate apparel for both women and men across all of Europe and Asia.

 

Learn more about Sloggi on:

www.sloggi.com

www.facebook.com/sloggi

www.instagram.com/sloggi

www.linkedin.com/company/sloggi

For our office in Obernai (near Strasbourg) France, in direct reporting to Regional General Manager South we are searching for a highly motivated

 

Regional Head of Product & Merchandising South (f/m) – 100%

South Cluster: France, Italy, Spain, Portugal

 

What You’ll do:

The purpose of the role is to provide leadership and strategic direction concerning the local range architecture within assigned distribution channels in order to maximize sell-through results and to reach financial targets whilst supporting Regional and Global Brand strategy.

Key accountabilities include:

  • Managing the product portfolio and anticipate the product life cycle
  • Being the main advisor to the Regional/Global Merchandising team regarding products insights, inputs & feedback
  • Influencing Future Product by consolidating consumer insights of Region for global stakeholders
  • Inspiring, motivating and educating the Regional Merchandising Organizations
  • Supporting Region/Global Merchandising team with the establishment of KPI targets
  • Creating and enhancing existing product/merchandising performances reports (sell-in / out), monitoring the KPI’s & analyzing
  • Lead market visits with the Global Merchandising team to make them aware of the local needs & issues
  • Consolidating and managing pricing knowledge
  • Anticipating & providing recommendations about setting and adjusting prices in order to maximize margin
  • Determining & coordinating ordering the samples per channel & ensure on-time availability
  • Managing a team of 3 Merchandising Specialists

What You’ll bring:

  • Minimum 7 years of experience is a similar role gained in Apparel &Fashion industry is a must    
  • Experience in managing people is a must
  • Previous working experience in an international environment is an advantage
  • Degree in Business studies
  • Excellent communication skills with ability to manage business relationships with stakeholders
  • Strong negotiating and influence skills, diplomacy, proactive, innovative
  • Strong skills in MS Office applications
  • Fluent in English and French
  • Ability to travel up to 20%
  • Driving licence

What You’ll get?

 

Sloggi offers the right candidate an opportunity to work in a dynamic team within an international environment. We offer a casual work environment, a diverse and inclusive culture and a lot of passion for what we do.

Sloggi is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or disability.

If you are seeking a great opportunity to develop your career, please click Apply below.

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