Moet-Hennessey Marketing & Merchandising Executive - Saudi Arabia - Jeddah in Saudi Arabia
Marketing & Merchandising Executive - Saudi Arabia - Jeddah
Company: Parfums Christian Dior Arabia
Location: Saudi Arabia
Business group: Perfumes & Cosmetics
Contract type: Permanent Job
Experience required: Minimum 2 years
Reference No.: PCD15434
Date of publication: 2018.04.15
Marketing and Promotional Plans
Be involved in all aspects of marketing and media from planning, advertising, promotions, public, media relations, product development and research
Assist in building marketing plan / calendar for the different chains/brands/ markets in close co-operation with the Department Manager and the brand's marketing departments
Handle the marketing plan forecast and the marketing plan orders
Follow up closely on the plans' implementation, schedule and activities.
Plan and follow-up on promotions in coordination with the commercial and Merchandising teams
Monitor windows, podiums and any other promotional area ensuring promotional activities throughout the year, in coordination with the Merchandising department.
Present the various marketing plans and ensure its proper implementation.
Inform supply planner and logistics department about marketing activities to ensure the availability of the stock timeframe.
Meet and discuss with local suppliers for all marketing bookings and animations
Send the catalogues, new price lists and miscellaneous information to the customers
Advertising and Promotional activities
Manage the various marketing budgets to organize corporate above the line and below the line promotional / advertising activities and corporate items purchase
Prepare monthly updated report of media expenses.
Liaise with the different department (regional marketing team).
Prepare monthly management report comparing the budget versus the stock.
Handle Arabization/ translation of all the documents
Digital: Negotiates & books the social media support for events, prepares the assets (with regional team), gets retailer approvals, follow up of implementation and reports.
Build, maintain and update good database through consolidate information from POS
Ensure clear definition of merchandising projects scopes and ensures that all projects are delivered on time, to budget and to the required quality standard.
Follow and implement brand seasonal VM guidelines.
Support store opening.
Work with local suppliers ahead of installations to ensure accurate application of designs, technical specifications and highest possible quality production. Once installations are complete, review the quality and processes giving feedback to suppliers as necessary.
Ensures the projects are effectively resourced and communication and workflows efficiently executed through headquarters merchandising direction, regional sales & marketing teams, external consultants & contractors as well as agents and subsidiaries.
Ensure that all display activity is effectively communicated to Sales team and Beauty Consultants (merchandising action plan), and supervise all counters on overall image, display, tidiness and cleanliness. Monitor promotion/window setup, display and dismantle if necessary.
Manage and coordinate with concerned parties for the production of marketing materials, visuals, podiums, flyers, and preparing necessary photo shoots
Diplomas / Experiences:
Minimum Experience of 1-3 year in Marketing
Previous experiences in Perfumes & Cosmetic is preferred
Deciding and initiating action
Adhering to principles and values
Relating and networking
Writing and reporting
Planning and organizing
Delivering results and meeting customers' expectations
Following instructions and procedures
Coping with pressure and setbacks
Strong interpersonal skills.
Attention to details.
Organization and planning skills.
Able to generate and implement innovative solutions.
Priority management and multitasking
Trustworthy and rigorous
Fluent in written and spoken English & Arabic and French would be a plus
Ability to communicate confidently, effectively and diplomatically.
Ability to manage busy schedules, establish office systems and work accurately under pressure.
Knowledge of various Microsoft Tools. => Excel, PowerPoint is a must > Adaptable to work with any operating system.