Passionate about Beauty and Health? Want to be part of an innovative, trend setting retailer? Our vibrant Head Office, based by East Croydon station is a fantastic environment filled with hundreds of brilliant personalities.
We’re a team that puts our customers and our teams at the heart of everything we do. At Superdrug, we aim to be the best in accessible health & beauty, loved by our customers for value, choice, friendly advice, service and fun.
Our success comes from our people – they make the difference. We’re all about personality, we have fun, and we work hard to deliver That Superdrug feeling.
As our Visual Merchandiser you will manage the Range Review process in line with the critical path. As well as manage fixturisation projects and trays for all categories and own the promotion load up process for Hair, Personal Care and Convenience.
Here's the exciting bit…a great day includes
Work closely with the Merchandise Planner and Buying team, agreeing Range Review objectives and ensuring these are met on all plans in agreed range review timeline, planning meetings for all relevant parties.
Ensure that all planograms meet visual merchandising guidelines and planogram rules.
Manage discontinued stock effectively within category planograms, and highlight key risks ahead of plans going live.
Understand the impact of deranged stock on the business, and take necessary measures to prevent this.
Build plans in the merchandise centre or with Supplier Category teams, ahead of the range review as required.
Agree and deliver range review communication ahead of go live and co-ordinate with store operations.
Ensure that all fixturisation is built into the planning process and sited on the planogram to reflect the merchandising principles
Manage fixturisation projects and critical path for owned categories, meeting category objectives and ensuring merchandising principles are adhered to.
Analyse the impact of fixturisation and trays in stores, sharing data and findings with the wider team.
Maintain all category range plans and ensure that they are kept up to data with the latest new lines.
Range all new products to store and update the category range plans accordingly.
Manage linked lines, owning for the team weekly.
Understand the Superdrug shopper, and deliver range plans for each segment with this is mind.
Own the promotional planogram sign off process for Hair, Personal Care and Convenience, and build all planograms in line with the Critical Path. Ensure Sign Off sheet is signed off with the Senior Visual Planner.
Challenge facings based on promotional forecasts and SKU level distribution.
Ensure that plans are communicated efficiently through the promotional bulletin
Maintain all weekly trackers and run weekly reports for the wider team
Deliver planograms to stores
Manage the relationship with the store teams and deal with queries promptly
Manage the up keep of all category range plans
Build and maintain good working relationships with both internal and external stakeholders.
Work within agreed budgets and timescales.
What you’ll need to succeed
Proven experience in a merchandising role within a fast paced retailer
Strong Microsoft Office skills across all packages, particularly Excel
System experience on would be great to have; Data warehouse/Business objects/Intactix Space Planning Software
Attention to detail but aware of the bigger picture
Numerate and Analytical
Aptitude to challenge the status quo
Team focussed/able to work collaboratively with other departments
Here’s what’s in it for you
Generous salary, bonus and pension matching
25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays rising to 30 days with length of service
Working in a stylish, modern and collaborative Office near East Croydon Station
2 staff discount codes for yourself and a family member or friend
On-site beauty treatments and canteen, table tennis and Health & Beauty giveaways
Unrivalled Learning and Development programmes
Come and be part of something special.
Hours: 37.5 a week | 9.00am - 5.30pm
Location: East Croydon
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