Triumph International is one of the world’s largest intimate apparel companies. It enjoys a presence in over 120 countries with the core brands Triumph® and sloggi®.
Globally, the company serves 40,000 wholesale customers and sells its products in 2,000 Triumph Stores as well as via several own online shops.
Triumph International employs more than 30,000 people and achieves revenues of Euro 1.437 billion (2014). It is a member of both the Business Social Compliance Initiative (BSCI) and the Global Social Compliance Programme (GSCP).
In our Brand department in Taipei County, Taiwan, we are employing a
The purpose of the Visual Merchandising Specialist is to support the development and implementation of centralized processes, VM-
operations and training modules for Product presentation and Retail Marketing activities which drive sustainable Business Model goals in line with the GWF Brand Strategy to upgrade the brand perception and the consumer’s shopping experience.
Areas of responsibility
Project driven VM-operation and execution lead which delivers high level execution of Retail Marketing & Brand strategies to maximize store sell-
out success and profitability.
Ensure and drive regional VM concept execution processes to maximize store sell-out, enhance brand equity within the region & local markets.
Identify local VM requirements, develop and execute specific VM training module upgrades.
Develop local hands-on Country VM team skills to further enhance commercial shopping experience throughout the country.
Assist to develop a world class VM Team structure and benchmark.
Maintain an inspiring, motivating, goal driven attitude that promotes our values of honesty and trust in line with the corporate shared values.
Collaborating with the Senior Visual Merchandising Manager to meet the set KPI’s
Support the development of central seasonal VM trainings or creative VM Workshops
De-brief internal Store Development Team Partners on new store layout feedback
Work closely with Store Design and Retail Marketing in order to achieve high VM standards at the POS
Ensure optimal product assortment visibility and commercial density display at retail in partnership with central and local Retail Teams to achieve and improve store profitability
Support countries with store layout and zoning directives
Key interface to countries. Build power-and fruitful relationships with Country Retail Organizations, and all other local or central department partners affecting business results
Monitor KPI tracking of local VM activities, report those
Support and drive the development of Visual Merchandising Guidelines
Deliver and further develop VM communication strategies (VM updates, VM Newsletters)
Regional market and competition research. Identify opportunities and develop / coordinate specialized visual direction that drive sales and increase footfall, report those back to central
Embrace further upcoming VM team projects
Partner with the VM Manager to deliver against the set KPI s and department targets
2+ years hands-on Visual Merchandising & training background, execution as well as structural VM development experience is a plus
Language Skills : fair English spoken and written.
IT proficiency : Competent in all general Microsoft and Adobe programs.
Other skills : Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Mobility : Flexible in working hours and must be willing to travel frequently