Area Visual Manager

Full-timeDepartment: H&MCompany DescriptionAs one of the worlds largest fashion companies with more than , employees worldwide, H&M is an exciting and dynamic place to pursue a career within the fashion industry. Our business concept is to offer fashion and quality at the best price in a sustainable way.Our values reflect the heart and soul of H&M. They define what it takes to work here and how we do things. When we interact with colleagues and customers around the world, our values help us grow.Job DescriptionDo you have a passion for developing both business and people through teamwork? Are you ready to take on the challenge of a major part of maximizing profit and supporting commerciality in our stores? Is your leadership style based on inspiring, motivating and coaching others?As AVM, you are responsible for supportingSales&Profitgoals in your area by creating a plan to deliver aGreatCustomerExperiencein line with your Area and Country VM goals.You support and ensure your Area has Great Visual Teams by actively working with succession planning, talent, and leadership development, and structured performance management based on results, values, and leadership.As AVM you will be expected to do the following but not limited to:You follow up to make sure the Commercial Handbook is implemented through regular coaching Store visits and feedbackYou ensure that there is a consistently high visual level in Stores that is both inspirational and commercially competitive as well as being in line with the global guidelinesYou ensure that the visual execution meets H&Ms expectations with the use of the Customer Experience ToolYou ensure that the local commercial plan is implemented and follow up all sales campaigns and activities according to H&M guidelinesYou evaluate, develop and map the visual performance of the Store teams in the Area through feedback, coaching visits, training and workshopsQualifications3 years+ leadership experience as Visual Manager in the retail sector. (Country, Regional experience is preferable)You have a background that provides you with a thorough and holistic understanding.With your solid leadership experience, a firm customer first mindset and strong strategic abilities, you can easily see the bigger picture, set the right priorities for yourself and lead others to do so too.You are fluent in English with strong communication and presentation skillAdditional InformationPlease note that we will be using virtual screening and interviewing tools for this vacancy.We know that diversity is what makes us strong. Our teams should consist of great mix of people that share and combine their knowledge, experiences and ideas. It leads to a positive impact on how we address challenges, what we perceive possible and how we choose to relate to our colleagues and customers all over the world. Therefore, H&M is strongly committed to diversity and especially welcomes applications from South African citizens who are members of designated groups who may contribute to Employment Equity within the workplace and the further diversification of ideas
Cape Town, WC, ZA