Macro Space Planner

Zachary Daniels
18 May 2017
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Zachary Daniels Retail Recruitment are currently recruiting for a macro space planner to be based in West Yorkshire.

Our client is a leading specialist value retailer based in West Yorkshire. They are one of the biggest names in the market and are currently adding experienced headcount to their space planning function. The company is still owner operated and they are currently reinvesting millions of pounds into headcount and reinvigorating their store estate. The business has a small team in this relatively new function for them and are now in need of additional experience to drive best practice forward. As a macro space planner based in West Yorkshire there will be no micro-management in this key role and you will have the ability to make an impact on performance immediately.

The role as Macro Space Planner will be responsible for the customer-focussed & sales-driving deployment of Macro space.

Main responsibilities include:
- Creation of Macro Space Plans for all stores including existing stores, refurbs and new stores.
- Understanding of current store layouts and identification of further commercial opportunities
- Analysis of macro space performance of existing floor plans
- Liaise with the trading team, to ensure clarity of briefs and costing of projects, making sure your designs are on budget and on time.
- Understand store bespoke offering and demographic and tailor layout to customer needs and habits
- Develop 3D store models, to aid decisions in fixtures, layouts, graphics, customer journey and overall store feel ensuring that the space is as planned effectively as possible.
- Present to senior management to ensure sign off for capital to undergo projects

In order to be considered for this Macro Space Planner position based in West Yorkshire you must have experience as a macro space planner within a fast paced retailer. This will not be an easy position as it will be fast paced and challenging as you will be left to your own devices but for the right person this business is incredibly rewarding and will offer fast progression.

Zachary Daniels specialises in recruiting for Retail, Buying & Merchandising positions.