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Merchandising Manager

Job Title: Merchandising Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: tokyo, Japan
Industry: B2C Sales & Marketing
Salary: 6000000-9000000
Reference: 10881
Contact Name: Carol Turado
Job Published 19th Dec 2018

Description

Merchandising Manager is a newly opened role. The position is a stand alone, partners with the Heads of Digital and Retail, and reports to the Merchandising teams in Asia /UK.They are looking for someone familiar with Japanese market and culture to take the role as a local hire.

Responsibilities:

  • The Merchandising Manager will be planning product ranges and preparing sales and stock plans in conjunction with buyers, liaising with buyers, analysts, stores, suppliers and distributors.
  • To maintain a comprehensive library of appropriate data.
  • As this role will report the as the APAC GM in Korea, they are will need to communicate with people from other countries so English is a must need more flexible team member to work together.
  • They need manager who can communicate well with the retail team.
  • They don’t have deep stock, but they do have various style options, which the successful Candidate will need to rotate and allocate.
  • Allocate new stock options, transfer stock between stores and be responsible for Project Planning and Advanced Excel skills (including pivot tables) needed.
  • Must have a strong desire to work in the fashion industry and demonstrate an ability to identify and
    foresee fashion trends.