Professional, VM Wholesale (Mexico City)

Date: Jun 20, 2022

Location: Huixquilucan, México, MX, 52760

Company: Under Armour

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Position Summary

The Visual Merchandising Professional is responsible to keep up brand standards elevating our Shop in Shops and Corners presence by implementing best-in-class merchandising executions. 
Responsibilities will include, but not be limited to, retail merchandising, training and education, space negotiation, key retailer relationship building, and stock & fill.
Field VM will be required to provide photo reports of each visit through UA internal platforms. 
Reports will also include complimentary feedback regarding sales floor and BOH inventory levels, product performance, key campaign executions, and any other opportunities that can help grow the business.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

• Ability to work independently 
• Comfortable negotiating floor space, additional fixtures, etc., 
• Superior visual merchandising expertise (new store openings, leading installations, and dressing mannequins) 
• Creative thinker with the ability to influence others on the selling floor 
• Communicates timely and effectively (both verbal and written) 
• Strong execution and implementation of merchandising and/or creative planograms/directives 
• Intermediate to advanced computer/technology experience (Excel, Word, email, digital photography, smartphone/app 
• Proficient in capturing crisp, clear mirror image photography on a smartphone/device (before and after photos 
showcasing completed work) 
• Ability to lift at least 25 pounds 

Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills & Abilities)

  • 3+ years retail experience, vertical store, wholesale or branded apparel experience 
  • Previous work as a merchandise coordinator at an apparel, footwear, accessory, or beauty company 
  • Managerial level experience at department store, vertical retailer or specialty store 
  • Experience in training (foco en vm y apoyo en product training) and presenting to small/medium-sized groups on the selling floor 
  • Strong relationship builder with store management at various levels 
  • High School Graduate required 
  • College Education preferred 
  • Retail Math proficient 
  • The job requires 90% of the time to be physically in the field (Mexico City).

Other Requirements

At Under Armour, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information (including characteristics and testing), military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law.  Under Armour believes that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success as a global company, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool. 

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