Regional Merchandising Manager, Chicago
As a Louis Vuitton Regional Merchandising Manager, you will be an ambassador for the Brand. The Regional Merchandiser is responsible for executing the Midwest and Mid Atlantic's product priorities and merchandising strategy for each category, tailoring to the stores in their region.
Primary functions include: leading product initiatives and launches, ensuring all stakeholders deliver and expectations, setting targets, analyzing sales as a region and store level, proposing results - oriented actions to achieve objectives; liaising with corporate merch and stores. Sharing regular product feedback and market opportunities while streamlining information to ensure impact.
As the Regional Merchandising Manager, you will identify action plans with the RVP, Store Directors/Managers and teams to maximize opportunities, focus on Sell-thru and minimize risks. In addition, you will ensure business is growing by gender, by category and monitor progress to business goals by category, highlighting major misses, building TY vs LY through thoughtful calendar management. Lastly, improve business acumen in Region, identify and train teams on impactful drivers of business performance and identifying needs – VM, Training, Clienteling and assists in organizing said levers with/for the store and Out of Offer Product requests will also be daily focuses of the RMM.
In addition, the RMM will aggregate and elevate Supply Chain opportunities regarding stock levels, pull backs (both ongoing and during holidays), event support and high traffic/peak selling periods. The RMM will action on key Corporate call-outs for region, be the local high end/luxury expert, provide market expertise and competitive feedback to LVA Merchandising team. The RMM will also provide physical in-store support during peak times throughout the year.
By joining Louis Vuitton, you will receive a generous benefits package, including but not limited to medical coverage, retirement plan, employee referral bonus program, and employee discounts. In addition to working with the most talented and inspirational leaders within the luxury market you will also have an opportunity to attend industry renowned training and have access to unparalleled career opportunities both within Louis Vuitton and the LVMH Group.
Louis Vuitton is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate and welcome diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment.