Merchandiser ・ Sports brand

Tokyo 23 Wards Permanent ¥6,000,000 - ¥6,500,000 Foreign Multinational
  • To who deeply understand in shoe industry and want to develop own carrier as MD
  • To join the global company, can experience the business within both Eng and Jap

About Our Client

  • One of the top premium brand across the world covering shoes/ apparel/ etc fashion goods.
  • Flexible on working hour and variety of in-company's welfare.

Job Description

  • Deliver Weekly sales reports with deep dive analysis for specific topics.
  • Input Japan market insights to global Merchandising and APAC in order to influence to global product line and core offer.
  • Define Japan specific opportunities and needs, get approval from global and APAC to execute it with design team to maximize the sales.
  • Build Merchandising strategy by category, and determine the best assortments and buy plan for retail as well as wholesale with taking balance of imports and Japan productions.
  • Ensure brand identity roll-out in the market through the product assortment with the structure with integrated work with sales and marketing.
  • Share buying & assortment initiatives to all stake holders (Sales, Marketing, CRM and Ecommerce team) and deliver seasonal product download training for the store staff to ensure the initiatives and sales.
  • Attend strategic key accounts meetings with sales teams in order to push the brand's strategies and develop partnership.
  • Understand the latest Tokyo Men's fashion trend and demand, twist them to match brand direction, and reflect them into product assortment.
  • Have deep knowledge in Men's fashion products, and can develop Japan local items matches to brand's consumer demand and branding with designer, and get approval from HQ.

The Successful Applicant

- More than 2years work experience of MD / MD planning, preferably at retail.
- More than 1year business English user (Conference, Reporting, Presentation, Emails…)
- TOEIC over 800 points is preferable.
- Undergraduate / Master degree in business
- Experience in Men's fashion MD will be very useful

- Strong Excel and Power point skill (EXCEL functions such as IF, VLOOKUP, PIVOT are must.)
- High analytical skill with creative proposal and execution
- Excellent communication and cross function team working skill in both English and Japanese
- Self-starter and ability to work independently, to deal multi-task works proactively
- High skill of time management, to finish task by due date in high quality level within limited days in the right priority
- High interest in Men's casual fashion with good market insights

What's on Offer

  • working home (2times a week)
  • In-company insurance
  • offering commuter pass(16万5,000円まで/6ヶ月)
  • own-product discount
  • Flexible time for working hour
  • special discount for designated restaurant, hotels, massage, etc facilities.
Han Min Ryu
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Phone number
+813 6832 8943

Job summary

Merchandise & Supply Chain
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Tokyo 23 Wards
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Han Min Ryu
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+813 6832 8943
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Foreign Multinational