Vacancy details

Brand
Vacancy title
Senior Brand Merchandising Manager
Ref
19217
Function
Brand Merchandising
City
Tokyo
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
31/03/2020
Description

Triumph is one of the world’s largest intimate apparel companies. It enjoys a presence in over 120 countries with the core brands Triumph® and sloggi®. Globally, the company serves 40,000 wholesale customers and sells its products in 3,600 controlled points of sale as well as via several own online shops. The Triumph Group is a member of the Business Social Compliance Initiative (BSCI).

Our Brand Merchandising Department at the Triumph office in Tokyo, Japan is looking immediately for a highly motivated:

 

                                         Senior Brand Merchandising Manager 

                                

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Implement and drive the Triumph Core Japan Strategic Brand Plan and Process which continuously provides opportunities and sources of growth , and delivers against the Corporate and Business Unit KPI’s and Targets
  • Continuously implement and drive the brand positioning and values across the business and within the organization
  • Ensure that the brand strategy and guiding principles of the Triumph Brand deliver one Global Brand proposition across Japan executed across product, innovation concepts and pricing strategies but also in the business unit’s culture.
  • Implement and lead Brand Merchandising Range Plan and Flow, strongly influencing the Financial Planning through KPIs: set the targets and ensure the outcomes (ie. Volumes, Revenues, Average Selling Price, Gross Margin, etc.)
  • Set the skills benchmark for the Brand Merchandising across Brand Merchandising Core team and functional competencies.
  • Implement and drive the operating system framework in the Core Brand Merchandising function: merchandise and assortment planning, range planning, consumer insights, Sku and Billing Value planning/forecasting.
  • Partner and collaborate with Key Functions – Creative Design, Product Development, and Supply Chain - to ensure that we are consistently delivering against the Service Leader Corporate proposition via efficient processes, reduced time to market and engaging and inspiring shopping experiences linked across all channels for our consumers.
  • Deliver clear product & innovation concepts, which provide incremental growth opportunities and consistently set the benchmark for the industry.
  • Utilise exceptional understanding of the female clothing to provide insights for consumer and market places and deliver competitive advantages for brand Triumph
  • Own and set Leadership principles which engage the team and the broader organization, train and provide a continuous stream of brand talent to the company.             

 

Your ideal profile:

  • More than 8 year business experience
  • More than 5 year MD(Brand) experience in Apparel, Retail, or related business is highly appreciated
  • Exceptional consumer and competitor understanding
  • Strong people development skills
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Fluent Japanese and Business level English skills      

 

What We Offer:

We offer an opportunity in a fast paced organization which gives those looking for a challenge the possibility to grow with the company and shape the future.

We are a family owned company with strong values, operating at a global level with key markets in Germany, Japan and China - where our iconic brands, Sloggi and Triumph, continue to delight our consumers.

Triumph Group 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 send us your application letter and CV in English, diplomas and expected salary range by clicking on Apply.

 

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