Strategize with VMSD Manager and Brand Managers to develop VM initiatives that meet the business needs and enhance consumer experience.
Keep aligned with VMSD Manager and Brand Managers to keep visualization of Marketing calendars and initiatives / launches.
Ensur e t ha t a ll VM initiatives, updates and VM tools be addressed in a timely manner.
Work with VMSD Manager, Brand Managers and Marketing teams to determine when to participate on enhanced Merchandising programs and which stores it can work in.
This also includes creating renders for each store / counters participating, to determine placement.
Work in team with VMSD Manager and Marketing Managers in proactive way to be aligned and guarantee that all VM tools are set accordingly the brands necessities during new doors openings and renovations.
Place VM orders from Lachen and Oevel DC and keep tracking of them to guarantee the tools arrival on time and meet on counter dates.
Revise and confirm the VM tools proposed for new and existing doors meet the counter / store necessities.
Execute new door merchandising layouts provided by the Global Brands and work with Store Design on merchandising schematics for all locations.
Oversee sourcing, production and execution of new VM initiatives and collateral, including guideline books, in-store visuals, pricing and window programs.
Ensure LDM store database is always up to date with most recent floor plans / elevations, store photos, customized elements orders, etc.
Maintain consistently high visual standards through regular store visits and recap documents.
Assist to new store openings, punch list and furniture quality supervision.
Work on maintenance surveys and counters / store maintenance programs.
Assist to produce visual renderings when necessary.
Customize Merchandising Schematics and Global Merchandising Guidelines for LDM region.
Source vendors, collate quantities and assist in the production and implementation of LDM window collateral and light boxes.
Actively participate in the quality control process of all-collateral and printed materials.
Place shopping carts in SAP to purchase chairs, VM tools, displayers, printing materials.
Participate in VM global forecast.
Keep tracking of VM inventory for all counters.
Manage the VM budget and provide input to P&L planning.
3-4 Years Retail Store Design & Visual Merchandising Experience
Strong knowledge of materials, display and furniture construction.
Understanding of current fashion / retail trends.
Proactive, organized and detail oriented.
Ability to work under tight deadlines, handle multiple tasks and varied personalities.
Excellent analytical and communication skill along with exceptional computer literacy
Superior customer service oriented abilities to meet the needs of various in-house and external business partners.
Demonstrated project management skills and experience leading project implementations.
Travel of up to 50%- 70% required.
Position based in Panamá City.
Shift : 1st (Day) Shift
Travel : Yes, 25 % of the Time