Gourp Merchandise Manager

Are you an experienced and passionate Group Merchandise Manager? Our client is rapidly growing and is seeking someone who can drive a team and lead the brand strategically. A high level of merchandise management knowledge is desired.

Based in Melbourne this leading high profile Retail leader is seeking a Group Merchandise Manager to oversee the business. You will be seeking to join a dynamic, fast paced and successful team! In return they are offering; endless career opportunities, the chance to work for a multi million turn over company that will change the face of retail!

Key Responsibilities:

  • Setting the brand's strategic direction

  • Responsible for the leadership of the merchandise / marketing / development / buying division

  • Contributing to and implementing the company's medium and long term strategic plan

  • Responsible for managing a commercial and desirable range that meets sales budgets, margin targets, proposed range mix and customer expectations

  • Championing the company's mission statement by promoting the desired vision, attitude and culture

  • Responsible for the sourcing, supply chain strategy

  • Building an efficient, reliable and knowledgable team of people

  • Building the company's image and increasing brand profile

  • Maximise sales and profit

  • Grow the fashion business locally and internationally


To be successful for this role you will have:

  • Have a sound understanding of product, retail, marketing and merchandising

  • Effectively plan workload & prioritise tasks and achieve deadlines

  • Be a clear communicator & negotiator with the ability to influence and work well with a variety of people

  • Have strong leadership, management and coaching skills to develop others

  • Have experience within a similar role within fashion retail

  • Commercial aptitude and trend awareness


Like to know more? Please send your updated resume to exec@jivaro.com.au or call Chantelle on: +61 (2) 9267 9000  for a confidential chat.

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