The role of the Merchandising Executive is to ensure perfect execution of permanent & temporary counters (podiums) and visual merchandising according to global/regional specifications. The role is responsible for keeping a positive relationship with vendors and developing and implementing the visual strategy for displaying products.
Main Responsibilities / account abilities
Brief Studio & follow-up on counter designs with Head Office.
Contact retailers to validate designs
Follow-up closely with suppliers on new counters production to ensure on-time delivery and best-in-class quality.
Supervise external construction suppliers and coordinate with store personnel the installation of fixtures.
Update planograms, visuals, counter displays, screens, platines & shelf tools for each new launch, according to brand guidelines and priorities.
Coordinate with external suppliers for maintenance of the counters.
Visit markets to check counter installations
Prepare reports e. g. Monthly merchandising flash news, Quarterly reports.
Adapt guidelines to ME realities, helps distributor teams find the proper materials & suppliers to implement the animations.
Validate animation layouts sent by distributors prior to animation implementations
Visit markets to checks the quality of implementation