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HUGO BOSS is one of the leading premium fashion and lifestyle companies with around 14,700 employees worldwide. As the most important interface for our customers, you will demonstrate your passion for our products and act as a brand ambassador for HUGO BOSS. Join a team that provides an exceptional brand and shopping experience with enthusiasm, fun and expertise – because, to create something extraordinary, we must explore new paths together. Shape your own future at HUGO BOSS!

Team Leader Visual Merchandise (m/f) - fulltime (38h)
HUGO BOSS Benelux Retail B.V. | Amsterdam | Netherlands | Full-time
  

As a Team Leader Visual Merchandise, you have the overall responsibility for the roll out of the global Visual merchandising strategy within the Benelux for all Stores and SIS. Reporting into the Head of Retail, the Team Leader VM will be responsible for the VM team of 7 headcounts, managing and organizing openings, seasonal changes, trainings and special projects. You will work closely with the store managers and are responsible for our storefronts, decors and indoor displays We are looking for a creative, passionate and flexible colleague.

 

What you can expect:

  • Visit directly operated stores, shop in shops and wholesale accounts to execute and maintain HUGO BOSS visual standards;
  • Execute the window campaigns and in store fashion points;
  • Optimize Visual Merchandise Guidelines;   
  • Active role in model store trainings;
  • Train Area VM team and in-store VM’s. Monitor their performance, make sure a high level of VM execution is maintained;
  • Manage and coordinate in the Visual Merchandise area during store openings and renovations in collaboration with Visual Merchandise Team Leader and Area manager;
  • Roll out the global visual merchandising strategy according to brand guidelines and Modelstore set-ups;
  • Create bi-weekly and monthly monitoring reports for all POS including façade overviews and in-store merchandising by evaluating and summarizing product data and trends while building a strong territory archive;
  • Partner with local retail management and associates (Regional Director, Area Manager, Store Manager, etc.) to drive top-level execution and promote strong sales results in the market while adhering to the brand VM strategy;
  • Monitor Sales performances of all locations and set up visits accordingly.

Your profile:

  • A relevant degree, HBO level;
  • Experience in visual Merchandising for at least 6 years, ideally in similar roles. Experience in high segment is a plus;
  • Strong communication skills on all levels and a high level of commitment;
  • Experience in training and developing people, plus leadership experience;
  • Flexible, available to work flexible hours when needed, including early morning, over-nights, evenings and weekends;
  • Understanding of KPI’s and sales numbers is mandatory;
  • Conceptual thinking, perseverance, passion for the job;
  • Commercial insight, analytical thinker and problem solver (out of the box);
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize;
  • Awareness of the latest developments, including concepting;
  • The ability to translate insights into the organization; Roll out new strategies and trainings in order to achieve high VM results in all business channels. Be constantly updated on the KPI’s and sell through performances of all area’s to maximize store sales;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in both Dutch and English, any additional market-specific language e.g. French is desirable;
  • Driving license B.

 

Your benefits:

HUGO BOSS offers its employees exceptional working conditions in an international environment. If you are interested in the fashion sector and challenges inspire your ambition, we would like to get to know you.

 

 

Agency and Third Party Recruiter Notice:

Agencies that submit a resume to HUGO BOSS Benelux B.V. must have a current HB Agency Agreement executed by a member of the Human Resource department. In addition agencies may only submit candidates to positions for which they have been invited to do so by one of our HR Advisors. All unsolicited resumes sent to us will be considered property of HUGO BOSS Benelux B.V. HUGO BOSS will not be held liable to pay a placement fee.

 

Please note that ‘agency calls’ are not appreciated.