Want more than just a job? Join Forever 21's Retail Operations Team and showcase your fashion retail skills while working with our exceptional retail staff!
Position: Lead, Merchandising
Department: Remote-Store Operations
Reports to: Assistant Store Manager, Visual
Direct Reports: No
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Location: 300 Yorktown Center, Lombard, IL 60148
The Lead of Merchandising will oversee the styling, processing and placement of merchandise creating an aesthetically pleasing store set according to company standards and guidelines. Through leading company initiatives, the Lead of Merchandising will ensure maximum productivity, profitability, operational excellence and compliance with company procedures to create the highest quality in-store experience.
Support daily merchandising, styling, floor set planning and execution, replenishment, launches, updates, planning and execution, shipment, zero selling reports, loss prevention, and service
Assist in generating and analyzing performance reports and makes necessary product placement/adjustments based on selling and field merchandise reports
Ensure floor is replenished per company guidelines which includes following up with staff to ensure accuracy
Train, coach, and direct Associates on merchandise handling, shipment processing, merchandise presentation, and visual techniques as needed
Partner with the leadership team to make product placement adjustments based on selling, inventory ownership, and merchandising reports
Lead overall store earnings by driving top line sales and managing controllable contribution practicing Leader on Duty tasks.