Job description / Role
With each of our retail brands is a merchandising function that plan, select and buy the product ranges our customers find in stores
As a senior member of this team you will ensure all product intake requirements meet budgeted sales as well as plan promotional/sales events
This role will gives you the opportunity to use your commercial skills to plan ranges from a well-known brand and bring that range to the MENA market
In addition to the planning, organising, problem solving skills involved in merchandising, you will also set an example to a team of more junior professional, coaching and guiding them on their career path
You must be an experienced merchandiser to apply for this role
If you do not have this level of experience but wish to explore a career in merchandising there are Assistant Merchandiser and Merchandiser roles on the Alshaya careers website
About the Company
As a leading international franchise operator, with nearly 90 of the world’s most recognised brands in its portfolio, Alshaya Group brings great shopping, dining, leisure and hospitality experiences to millions of customers across the Middle East & North Africa, Russia, Turkey, Europe and beyond.
Alshaya Group is a dynamic multinational business and family owned enterprise with a consistent record of growth and innovation. For 35 years, Alshaya has been a pioneering force in brand franchising, using its exceptional knowledge and experience to expand at pace.
Our portfolio of well-loved international brands includes Starbucks, H&M, Mothercare, Debenhams, American Eagle Outfitters, P.F. Chang’s, The Cheesecake Factory, The Body Shop, M.A.C, Victoria’s Secret, Boots, Pottery Barn, KidZania and, coming soon, Hampton by Hilton.
From one retail franchise store opened in Kuwait in 1983, Alshaya Group has consistently grown and diversified and today offers customers an unparalleled choice of brands across multiple sectors; Fashion & Footwear, Health & Beauty, Food, Optics, Pharmacy, Home Furnishings, Leisure & Entertainment, and Hotels. A diverse, skilled team of 53,000 people from 120 nationalities support more than 4,000 stores, cafes, restaurants and leisure destinations, a growing online business and a commitment to delivering great customer experiences.