The Estee Lauder Companies Visual Merchandising and Trade Marketing Project Manager in Paris, France

Visual Merchandising and Trade Marketing Project Manager

Brand: Darphin

Description

PositionOverview :

Work with Creative Director to develop and implement successful

visual merchandising and trade marketing tools on time and on budget, while

keeping with the brand strategy objectives.

Develop

strong working relationships Global Marketing and other global partners

(including Packaging, Digital, GBSC, and Global Communications), with regions, and

with affiliates enabling two-way constructive feedback, smooth workflow and

progression of the Brand.

Areasof Responsibilities include:

Visual Merchandising:

StoreDesign and Visual Merchandising

  • Responsible for creation of technical drawings, 2D and 3D renderings andmodels for internal and external usage of all store designs

  • Work with Creative Director to concept, source materials and communicatewith necessary architects/vendors and all regional design teams.

Visual merchandisingfor launches and resupports (counter stockers, window panel, shelf imaging, andoverall merchandising guidelines):

  • Work with Creative Director to develop concept and design

  • Coordinate with internal agency (IMD) to ensure bulletin is issued, copyis translated, verify quantities and cost based on budget and quantities

  • Create guideline book for each launch/resupport and issue to markets

Permanent visualmerchandising (navigation system, skincare tester unit)

  • Work with Creative Director to develop concept and design

  • Coordinate with internal agency (IMD) to ensure bulletin is issued, copyis translated, verify quantities and cost based on budget and quantities

Trade Marketing:

GWPs (Giftswith Purchase), spa tools (linen, massage tools, etc…), Generic Boxes, giftingelements (sample holders, ribbons, tissue, etc…), Uniforms:

  • Work with Creative Director to develop concept and design (includingcompetitive review)

  • Do a call to tender with suppliers and negotiate prices and deliverydate with chosen supplier

  • Issue bulletin to markets, check forecasts, and finalize pricesaccording to quantities forecasted

  • Submit shopping cart in SAP

  • Reconcile budget

Key VisualDevelopment:

  • Work with photographers to negotiate budget, rights, and book travel

  • Review proofs and work on retouching

  • Submit shopping cart in SAP

  • Reconcile budget

Packshotsof products and sets:

  • Work with agency to schedule andnegotiate budget

  • Review proofs and work on retouching

  • Submit shopping cart in SAP

  • Reconcile budget

Other:

  • Work with suppliers to create packaging comps

  • Work with printing suppliers to print gift certificates, envelopes,skincare menu and other collateral for L’Institut Darphin

Qualifications

Qualifications

+ 3-5 years of related experience with strong design background includingconcept development and production.

  • Ability to organize and manage multiple projects and to meet deadlines.

  • Ability to successfully communicate design direction and strategy toMarketing and Senior Management.

  • Proficiency in CS: InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Google Sketch Up,AutoCAD.

  • Fluent in English and in French

Job: Creative / Design

Primary Location: Europe, Middle East, Africa-FR-J-Paris

Job Type: Standard

Schedule: Full-time

Travel: No

Job Number: 1810100