Position: Project Manager – Fashion
*Expert in Fashion Retail, Apparel or Luxury Sectors
*Connections with the POS, in-store, Windows, Visual Merchandise, Artwork, Print Categories
*Passionate to compete on quality not just price !
*Analytic, innovative and passionate about sustainability (biodegradable materials)
*Motivated / driven for fast career development and growth
Location: Greater Manchester Hybrid – Will Consider Yorkshire
Salary: based on experience but guideline £35000 – £45000
This is an exciting opportunity for a talented Project Manager with a passion for Fashion to join a leading Business and Marketing Services provider with an expansive client portfolio of A-brands in: Retail and Fashion. You will be trusted with a diverse spectrum of marketing and promotional projects for one or more of their most prestigious clients. You will benefit from being part of an international firm with a market leading reputation & presented with great career development and growth opportunities.
In this role, you will be responsible for developing client and supplier relationships and gaining an excellent understanding of their marketing needs as well as environmental parameters. Managing the complex fashion window and POS display projects from A-Z is key. Promoting the firm as a superior and innovative supplier of marketing solutions is a must at al times too. The Project Manager will run multiple projects and recommend continuous improvements to ensure timely completion of services. This makes being an efficient project manager and communicator essential. You will start new projects and monitor existing ones, whilst being relied upon to schedule meetings and ensure that all stakeholders keep a good understanding of the important decision points throughout the jobs/campaigns. Procurement of materials in the local DACH and international markets is also part of the role. Being creative and proactive to research trends and come up with innovative ideas is perhaps the most important and most exciting part of this role.
The Required Skills and Experience
To be successful as the Project Manager you will need relevant experience and knowledge of running marketing projects like: fashion windows POS / POP / display, print, furniture design, window and retail displays etc. Exposure and a feeling for Fashion, Retail, Luxury and high-end brands is highly desirable. You will have the ability to manage multiple tasks, deliver successfully within agreed SLA’s and report and present success to senior management. You will also ideally have knowledge of procurement – managing relationships with domestic and international suppliers and clients. As advised above, last but not least: a creative mind seeking for trends, solutions and concepts is where the difference is made in this role.
In return for your skills and contribution as Project Manager, the company is offering the opportunity to work for a market-leading company offering great progression and learning opportunities within the Fashion and luxury sector and salary based on experience but guideline £35000 – £45000 + Bonus