The position is based in Rome. The WW Merchandising Specialist Eyewear & Accessories Casa will significantly contribute to the development of the business in line with the positioning of the Fendi brand and the specific needs of each market.
She / he will contribute to push the corporate strategy into the regions and pull fundamental information on trends and commercial needs from the markets.
Develop regular sales forecast and sales analysis by channel / store / region, providing feedback on possible actions to improve the assortment;
Contribute to stock management among the networks : analyzing inventory level, proposing stock re-balancing and adjustments versus target;
Collaborate with Pricing team to implement pricing policy and global positioning in all markets;
Support the implementation of the merchandising strategies and participate in buying during show room period for all regions (Asia, Cina, Japan, USA, Europe, ME), including order validation;
Perform the necessary market analysis in order to identify market requirements and sales trends, in terms of styles, models, functions, price ranges and competition trends;
Analyze markdown for global consistency to assure inventory aging standards are met;
Support the wholesale and retail buying process giving strategic guidelines.
3 / 5 years' experience in a similar role within the luxury industry;
University degree in Economics or related fields;
Ability to understand current market trends and buying psychology;
Excellent merchandising and analytical skills with attention to detail;
Ability to both communicate and negotiate effectively;
Strong luxury feeling.