Retail Store Planner

Acorn Recruitment And Training
18 May 2017
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you a graduate looking to start your career?
Are you in the retail Industry or have retail experience?
Do you want an office job?
Do you want to work office hours 8.45am to 5.30pm?
Do you want a career with the UK's fastest growing companies (privately owned)?
Are you a quick learner?

Then read on!

Due to our clients business expanding there is a vacancy for a Retail Store Planner.

About the Role:

Working with a team of floor planners you will produce layouts for seasonal trading in a timely, methodical and analytical fashion.
You will create retail floor plans for new and existing stores using our floor planning software. Working with micro space planners, visual planners, space analysts, buyers and the retail tea, you will be involved in all stages of the planning process, from original design to providing guidance during the implementation of the plans.

Knowledge and Skills:

The successful candidate will need to be methodical, thorough, accurate and numerate. Ideally with retail experience and/or commercial knowledge. Must have creative flare, passion and be able to exercise own initiative.

Excellent PC skills are required in the following software:

* Photoshop or equivalent
* Windows
* Microsoft Office Package's
* AutoCAD ideal, but not essential
* Experience of other design software advantageous

Person Specification:

* Team Player
* Flexible and able to meet changing business priorities
* Drive and enthusiasm
* Organised
* Customer focused
* Numerate and analytical
* Logical and thorough approach to work
* Attention to detail
* Decision making skills
* Self-motivated
* Good communication skills both written and verbal

Acorn Recruitment acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment.