Retail Space Planning Manager
Your new company
Our client is a unique, global retailer who have experienced sustained success through delivering an innovative style of Retail and Wholesale across their family of companies. Millions of people rely on the wide spectrum of their products every day, which is why they are always looking for talented professionals to join their growing team and discover the rewards of working for this diverse and growing Global business.
Your new role
This is an exciting opportunity for a Space Planning Manager located in the midlands, managing macro space layouts across all categories to ensure sales are maximised by the efficient use of space without compromising on visual quality. As a Space Planning Manager you will work closely with the team as well as working alongside the Buyers and Marketing teams to produce accurate Macro space layouts using space planning software and CAD programs. You will successfully construct planograms ensuring you manage the key merchandising principles via sound commercial judgement and analysis. The role will be initially offered on a 12 month fixed term contract, but there is a possibility a permanent opportunity could arise during this period.
What you'll need to succeed
You will need previous experience in a people management retail space planning environment (preferably macro) where you will have used space planning software such has Galleria, JDA, Apollo or Spaceman to create planograms that ensure space and range is optimised within the store portfolio. You will be results orientated, highly analytical and thrive in a role where you will be working to tight deadlines. Furthermore, you will be an inspirational manger who leads from the front.
What you'll get in return
If successful, you will have the opportunity to work for a great company that is dedicated to the career progression of their employees, constantly supporting progression with training programmes. Benefits include staff discount, childcare vouchers and much more. This is a great opportunity for a Space Planner who is immediately available (or on a short notice period) keen to make their mark with a business who truly value their employees.
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV. If this job is not quite right for you but you are actively looking for a new role in Retail Space Planning contact Hays Retail to discuss
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