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  • Job Type
    Full-time Position
  • Category
    Software & Information Technology
  • Languages
  • Experience Required
  • Degree Required
    • Province
    • Date Posted
      July 24,2022
    • Entrusting Package
    • JSS
    • VISA
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    • Career Consultation

    DTC Merchandising Manager

    As DTC Merchandising Manager, you’ll weigh up supply and demand to create punchy financial plans for our direct to consumer channels. Building exciting range plans and preparing for new seasons, you’ll cover it all as you manage a team of four Merchandisers to smash our consumer, brand and commercial targets.
    ASICS isn’t just any big company. We like to think we’re not set in our ways, and if you can help us build on our processes by thinking outside the box – we’ll always listen.
    We’ll give you all the support you need to develop your leadership skills along the way too, thanks to our innovative Learning & Development programme.
    Our perfect fit.
    We’re looking for someone who understands merchandising strategies and how they can impact our business. Someone to bring their creative vision to life, presenting ideas to their colleagues with impressive visual and communication skills. A candidate with a passion for sports fashion and a knowledge of visual merchandising principles to deliver results for our Direct to Consumer channels.
    You could be the right person for this role regardless of your age, nationality, religious beliefs or gender identification. ASICS welcomes diversity in our people, their backgrounds and life experiences.
    Does this sound like you?
    • You’re collaborative. You’re a true team player and bring out the best in your colleagues.
    • You’re proactive. You’re always looking for the next opportunity.
    • You’re resilient. You thrive in high-pressure situations and find solutions to all kinds of problems.
    • You’re a natural communicator. You make the complex simple and have a flair for exchanging thoughts and ideas.
    • You’re thorough. You take pride in your careful approach and never miss the small stuff.
    How you’ll help us.
    Based at our EMEA headquarters in Hoofddorp, near Amsterdam and reporting to Sophie, Head of Buying, as part of the role you’ll:
    • Merchandising reponsabilities for ASICS multichannel: Full price (B&M and ECOM), Franchisee and concessions.
    • Build range plans with the Planning Team Lead and Merchandising team to maximise sales.
    • Develop a range construction philosophy using your market knowledge and analysis of past campaigns.
    • Lead a team of Merchandisers with weekly performance reviews and measurable action plans.
    • Support on forecasting to make the most of sales opportunities.
    • React quickly to market changes, making sure we always meet demand.
    • Coordinate & track product launches across EMEA ASICS stores.
    More about you.
    • At least 5 years’ working in a multi-channel retail environment.
    • Strong creative, presentation and visual skills.
    • Good command of written and spoken English.
    • Strong financial awareness and business acumen.
    • You are able to understand and plan different market needs.
    How we’ll help you.
    Your wellbeing is our top priority. That’s why we’ll provide you with these resources to help you achieve and maintain a sound mind in a sound body.
    • Free fitness and 60% off sport membership. We'll reimburse you for keeping a sound mind and body.
    • Calm app. Unlimited access to help develop your mental fitness through sleep, mindfulness and meditation.
    • Runkeeper Go™ app. Free premium subscription to our running app.
    • Employee wellness programme. Free mindfulness sessions, online yoga, bootcamp classes and Lunch & Learn sessions.
    • OpenUp Access. A platform that offers professional psychological assistance and meditation classes.
    We are ASICS. And our five letters have meaning. ‘Anima Sana in Corpore Sano’ or a Sound Mind in a Sound Body. We’re committed to supporting more people to experience the transformative power of movement.
    So, this is your chance to join a truly purpose-driven brand, and become part of a family. You’ll join a company focused on creating an inclusive environment that fosters diversity and individualism, healthy bodies and healthy minds.
    We look forward to receiving your application online – just send your CV and motivation letter via our career page.
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