Función del empleo: Creative Design

Tipo de puesto: Apprenticeship

Tipo de empleo: Full - Time

Localización: London

País: United Kingdom

Lancôme Visual Merchandising Apprentice

Based: Hammersmith, London

Start Dates: September 2022

Annual Salary: £20,500 per annum

Level : Level 6 Degree Apprenticeship. 

The Team/Department...

The main purpose of the position is to support the Luxe Merchandising teams to ensure all our launches adhere to our Visual Merchandising (VM) guidelines across all stores within UK & IRE. They will be required to support on product launches across all three axes (Makeup, Fragrance, Skincare) by keeping all launch planning spreadsheets up to date with current information. They will manage our counter master plan (CMP) which records all of our fixtures within each of our stores across our entire estate. They will be responsible for ensuring that the correct launch materials are instore and if anything is missing, liaise directly with supply to resolve issues. They will responsible to ensuring perfect VM execution in our London flagship doors by making weekly store visits to Selfridges, Harrods and Harvey Nichols. The VM Apprentice reports directly to the Senior VM Manager.

Day-to-day you may...

Update Optimise (distribution software) with all launch allocations for POS
Meet weekly with the Retail Design team and update the counter master plan whenever there is a new store launch
Conduct research instore on current and future trends within the luxury beauty category and ensure we have current photos of our Luxe compeititors
Meet weekly with the Senior VM Manager to discuss VM launch plans, initiatives and current strategies instore 
Propose and build planograms for tester bars and backwalls based on new launches
Create visual merchandising packs and communicate visual guidelines via Teams VM Channel
Ensure perfect VM execution in our London flagships 
Support the setup of key sites and installations 

You have... 
In order to be successful in this role you will need to have/be:

A self-starter who takes initiative without prompt
Highly organised and detail driven 
Good excel skills 
Excellent communication skills
Proficient in all Microsoft office applications 
An interest in current and future design trends
The ability to work well with different teams
The capacity to work with constructive criticism

In this role you will learn…
How to design and manage end-to-end POS/Print production.
To work across multiple functions, from Marketing to Supply and Commercial teams.  You will learn to collaborate with some of the UK’s largest retailers.
Skills necessary to work at a global organization within Visual Merchandising and Retail Design.
You are... 

Eligible to work in the UK
Have the GCSEs in English and Maths at Grade C (4, or equivalent)
Have achieved an ABB at A Level, or 34 points (16 at higher level) in the International Baccalaureate