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Group Visual Merchandising Manager (M/F)

Date:  Oct 4, 2022

The Oberalp Group is a management driven family business - a house of brands that creates high quality technical mountaineering products. We have 6 own brands Salewa, Dynafit, Pomoca, Wild Country, Evolv and LaMunt. As an exclusive partner of other brands in the sports sector we offer our entire know how in communication, sales and image building. 
We are a team of 900 employees in 10 countries worldwide – a group of adventurers and dreamers, mountaineers, looking for their next peak. 

In this role you will be responsible for the Visual Merchandising of all group brands and channels: Salewa, Dynafit, LaMunt, Wild Country, Evolv and Pomoca. You will lead the international Visual Merchandising teams and the visual agencies operating in the different countries to guarantee the best efficiency and an excellent execution. With a strong creative and architectural background you will design physical brand and product spaces for the brands and bring them to life.
 

Tasks & responsibilities

  • Management of the Visual Merchandising team by setting clear guidelines and KPIs, organization of the Visual Merchandising calendar, evaluation of reports and definition of corrective actions
  • Coordination of the Visual Merchandising implementation planning and supervision of the implementation in the countries
  • Training of all subjects involved in the Visual Merchandising process and creation of special training concepts f.e. for retail stores, agencies, etc.
  • Definition of the brands seasonal Visual Merchandising guidelines for all touchpoints: showroom, retail stores, soft shops and dealers’ brand areas
  • Creation, planning and implementation of the (retail) windows plan and the instore communication campaigns, in line with the brands communication strategy
  • Monitoring of all visual merchandising executions and sell out performance
  • Creation of monthly reports
  • Translation and further development of the brands creative direction into physical brand spaces for events, summits, conventions or pop-up areas
     

Profile

  • 5+ years of experience in Visual Merchandising in an international environment
  • Experience in people management
  • Solid background in design and/or architecture and in Trade & Retail Marketing
  • Very good Italian and English skills
  • Dynamic, creative and sportive approach
  • Excellent project management and presentation skills
  • High willingness to travel
     

Workplace: Bolzano, IT
 

If you are interested to work in a challenging, international and dynamic environment then apply now!