(CORRECTION) JR. WHOLESALE VISUAL COORDINATOR
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French Connection - USA is looking for the right person to join its Visual Merchandising as a Jr. Wholesale Visual Coordinator Midwest & West Coast regions.
In this role the Jr. Wholesale Visual Coordinator will execute merchandising strategies by replicating and maintaining visual displays on the sales floors of department store accounts. The Jr. Wholesale Visual Coordinator contributes to the profitability of the account with merchandise handling, replenishment, and inventory control efforts.
The ideal candidate is creative, artistic and a problem solving team player. The candidate will be Self-reliant and self-motivated, with the ability to achieve goals and meet deadlines with limited supervision. The candidate will also be able to accommodate a travel work schedule of up to 25%.
- Understand and ensure French Connection image regarding store cleanliness, lighting, hanging, folding, steaming, fill-in, and ticket placement are compliant with standards.
- Display all merchandise within French Connection guidelines.
- Update management team on reactive merchandising techniques – where, when, why, and how this takes place.
- Submit daily, weekly, and monthly recaps including photographs, to all partners upon every store visit.
- Weekly travel to regional states department store locations.
- Track and analyze business in order to proactively react to department store account sell-thru.
- 1 – 2 years experience in retail, wholesale, or visual department store setting.
- Valid driver's license.
- Detail oriented and organized.
- Strong interpersonal and relationship building skills.
- Outstanding verbal and written communication skills.
- Some understanding of the contemporary market for women's and men's sportswear.
- Creative / artistic abilities and strong problem solving skills.
- Proficient knowledge of PowerPoint, Excel, and Word.
- Associate degree in Business Administration, Marketing or relevant field.
- We offer a competitive salary package that will depend on experience, discounts on Company branded clothing, and a rich employee benefits package.