We are delighted to offer this great opportunity on behalf of our clients based in Leeds. Our client supplies to small / medium independents , national multiples, , retailers with high quality products sourced from around the world.
We are now seeking a Merchandising / Store Support Manager who is forward thinking , flexible attitude , hands on and has a desire to succeed . You must have strong managerial skills proven track record in mentoring and motivating your team , highly organised and able to plan workload and meet deadlines . You must have a good geographical knowledge of the UK , experience in route planning would be highly desirable.
Excellent communication skills and ability to produce a simple report to keep the rest of the business informed within the merchandising / store support departments. Good level of IT across Word , Excel , PowerPoint.
This role is ideally suited for someone who is self motivated , driven & hungry to grow and develop their team , identify the needs of the business and able to act with full commitment and dedication.
Ideally you will live anywhere between Leeds - Doncaster and able to travel within the UK.
Reporting to the Operations Manager, the key purpose of this role is to ensure the business supports our customers by helping design, source, manufacture, distribute, install and maintain market leading displays.
Key Working Relationships
Role & Responsibilities
Managing the team, planning workloads, setting and monitoring KPIs
where necessary, being a 'handson' manager and leading by example
Attending weekly Operations Meetings and working with the wider management team
Assisting with the procurements of stands and other display materials
Working with the marketing team and offering advice on new stands and display concepts with a focus on the practical elements such as transportation and installation
Raising sales / works orders for the creation of stands and hand boards
Monitoring the effectiveness of stands and displays, working with the National Sales Manager and his team to ensure stands are correctly located
Controlling the departmental budget and suggesting potential areas of new spend whilst looking to make savings in other areas
Ensuring that stocks of core merchandising / marketing materials are correctly maintained and monitored within the systems
Overseeing the set-up of the Company's exhibition stand at relevant trade shows as and when necessary
Ensuring the department vehicles are maintained and are legally compliant
Ensuring and promoting compliance with all health and safety, quality and human resource policies of the company
If you think you fit this brief and have a proven track record with these skills we need to hear from you NOW !
Don't Delay , send your cv details to us TODAY ! Thank you and stay safe.