Director - Merchandising
Salary MYR800,000 - MYR840,000 per annum
Location Kuala LumpurFULL_TIME
Consultant AiRene Tan
Date posted 21 June 20192019-06-21 2019-08-20 retail Kuala Lumpur MY MYR 800000 840000 840000 YEAR Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.com.my https://www.robertwalters.com.my/content/dam/robert-walters/global/images/logos/web-logos/square-logo.png
A challenging new opportunity for Merchandising is now available in a highly respected firm based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Reporting directly to the Managing Director, this is a role for Merchandising thought leader to contribute on business objectives strategically.
About the Director – Merchandising Role:
The Director – Merchandising will be responsible for managing a diverse range of product categories across multiple store and customer segments.
Key responsibilities include:
- develop complete merchandising strategies, special buys and key events to drive sales and increase product and category productivity
- identify new products to keep the assortment fresh, improve gross margins and/ or gross profits
- drive effective buying strategies through an in-depth understanding of the market landscape, identify opportunities for growth and brand development
- mastery of inventory management, forecast, product demand and promotion recommendations
To succeed in the Director – Merchandising role, you will have to be highly analytic and able to utilise data to develop sound merchandising strategies.
Key requirements include:
- at least 15 years’ experience in merchandising across retail industries, experience with large format retail environment and managing high SKUs is preferred
- strong strategic thinking, with an excellent sense for figures and analytic mind with an eye for details, able to use data to drive decision making
- people person with strong stakeholder management and influential abilities
- well attuned with latest market and technological trends, resourceful and able to identify new business opportunities
This highly respected firm has established its footprint in Kuala Lumpur Malaysia and across parts of Southeast Asia. It is a dynamic environment which challenges top talents. An exciting career awaits the successful candidate.
If you are a merchandising specialist with global exposure of best merchandising practices, you can take your career forward with this exciting Director role.
Apply now or contact me at email@example.com to discuss this new opportunity.
Agensi Pekerjaan Robert Walters Sdn Bhd
(formerly known as Robert Walters Sdn Bhd)
Business Registration Number : 729828-T
Licence Number : JTKSM 423C