assistant visual merchandising manager - apac in Hong Kong

posted
contact
demi poon, randstad hong kong
job type
permanent
salary
HK$ 25,000 - HK$ 30,000 per month

job details

posted
location
hong kong
specialism
retail
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
salary
HK$ 25,000 - HK$ 30,000 per month
reference number
91M0137935_1568257307
contact
demi poon, randstad hong kong

job description

Job Description

Highlight of the role

  • Dynamic working environment
  • Career progression
  • Stable working hours
  • Regional exposure
  • Gateway to 1st-tier luxury brands

About our client

Our client is a premium luxury menswear brand with business worldwide. They are looking for an Assistant VM Manage [APAC] who has experience with retail or fashion visual merchandising in the Asia markets including but not limited to China, Japan, Korea, Singapore, Malaysia and Taiwan.

You will participate in strategic planning for visual merchandising guidelines working with the global team in the USA, as well as monitor the execution of VM not only in stores, but also the pop up stores, fashion shows, events, etc.

Job Descriptions

  • Communicate with global VM team and regional VM training leader to develop seasonal guidelines
  • Monitor the execution of VM execution in assigned regions (China, Taiwan, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Singapore) by conducting training sessions and communicating with frontline staff in the stores
  • Ensure the accuracy of VM execution by regularly paying store visits; requires travelling
  • Conduct regular market research to map out competitors’ VM direction and attend to details and the latest trend in each location
  • Consult internal teams while participating in show room preparation and set up, merchandising meetings, events and to align the execution with the VM direction
  • Liaise with interior designers or architectural designers and relevant 3rd parties or staff bodies to ensure cohesive VM execution with store development and floor plans
  • Collaborate with CS & Procurement team to provide inputs for renders, creative solutions and needs for the brands you are taking care of
  • Keep VM active and updated by using creativity to advocate brand values
  • Provide administrative support in sourcing materials, installation and logistic arrangement

Requirements

  • Degree holder, preferably from equivalent areas such as Visual Merchandising Design, Design, Graphic Design, Fashion Retail
  • Possess high degree of aesthetic in fashion or art
  • Must be passionate in trends, lifestyles, media and has knowledge in competitors
  • Team player, strong communication skills are required – need to accurately communicate with global and Marketing team, as well as to have the charisma to manage and train local VM teams
  • Sensitive to time – must be highly organized and stick to scheduled activities as well as deadlines
  • Able to take accountability and ownership of projects from beginning to end individually
  • Adaptable to a fast-paced working environment
  • Clear understanding of global and local trends in fashion, art and lifestyle
  • Good verbal and written communication in English, Mandarin, Cantonese
  • Proficient in Microsoft PowerPoint, Word, Excel
  • Basic knowledge of Adobe Platform (Photoshop, Illustrator, In Design) or other graphic design software
  • Good communications and interpersonal skills

Apply

For interested parties, please click ‘apply’ or send your detailed resume to demi.poon@randstad.com.hk or contact Demi Poon @ 22323480. All personal data collected will be kept under strictly confidential and will be only used for recruitment purpose.

skills

no additional skills required

qualification

no additional qualifications required

educational requirements

College/Pre-University