Are you passionate about delivering brilliant customer service. If so, we’re looking for a Regional Visual Merchandising Manager to join our team. Outdoor and Cycle concepts is made up of the well-known high street brands: Snow+Rock, Cotswold Outdoor, Cycle Surgery, and Runners Need. We’re united by our passion to deliver outstanding customer service and to encourage everyone to enjoy the outdoors, sustainably.
As a Regional Visual Merchandising Manager your key responsibilities will include:Create and deliver a Visual Merchandising strategy for stores, planning time and visit frequencies effectively to improve standards of visual executionAssess specific stores training needs and agree action plans with Area Managers to address upskilling key people on window and display execution in priority storesCommunicate effectively across stores through strategic use of conference calls, emails and one-to-ones to impactfully deliver in-season Company Visual Merchandising focuses and updatesConduct regular store visits to review and improve implementation of layouts, guidelines and windows; providing clear direction to Store Managers and recognising both strengths and opportunitiesIdentify commercial opportunities in stores, working with Area and Store Managers to agree Visual Merchandising solutions before monitoring sales to evaluate successGenerate ideas to address company trading opportunities, executing any agreed trials to a high standard and providing feedbackCollate quality fascia-specific feedback for UK & ROI Visual Merchandising Managers and Brand Visual Merchandising Managers on execution of Visual Merchandising guidelines; recommending appropriate solutions to address common issuesPlan and deliver brand elevations and shop in shops, providing quality feedback post-launch and ensuring these are maintained to a consistently high standardPlan and deliver new store openings and refits, from attendance to on-site meetings through to management of set up and follow up of Visual Merchandise snagging post-launchBuild strong cross-functional relationships with Area and Store Managers and key support functions through planned time in both stores and The Loft/BasecampRegularly review competitors Visual Merchandising, layouts and POS; providing both inspirational and practical recommendations to the office Visual Merchandising teamAttendance at key events, i. e. conferences, roadshows and seasonal briefs located around the countryRole RequirementsMinimum 3 years’ experience in an area/regional visual merchandising roleAbility to travel between stores and head office including travel to Ireland storesExcellent Visual Merchandising Skills gained from a retail environment which includes; mannequin styling, layout planning and delivery of ‘in Store theatre’Creative flair and meticulous attention to detailInfluencing & negotiating skills Excellent communication skillsStrong commercial awareness Excellent time management and organisational skills – strong at multi-tasking with the ability to manage/priorities workloadStrong coaching skills and behavioursStrong presentation skills essentialSound PC skills (Word, Excel and PowerPoint)Benefits Company car Private medicalCompany pension Generous staff discount schemeUp to 25 Days annual leave plus the national Bank Holidays + the option to buy and sell annual leaveIncredible Cycle to Work SchemeEyecare vouchersTo encourage our people to get outside, we have regular camping trips, weekly running clubs, office yoga and outdoor meetings, as well as partnering with loads of amazing brands and outdoor enthusiasts such as The National Trust, The Ramblers, BMC, and many more. Our employees live our values and love all things outdoor, click here to see how we spent our winter: https://youtu.
be/ue9ucq2SRyAAt Outdoor and Cycle Concepts we believe people are happier when they actively escape outside. Want to join our team and inspire the nation. View Full Job Details
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