Brand Merchandiser BU Originals EM Jobs in Dubai – UAE at adidas

Title: Brand Merchandiser BU Originals EM

Company: adidas

Location: Dubai – UAE

Type: Full Time

Category: Marketing/PR, Retail

Purpose & Overall Relevance for the Organisation:
Assist the EM Business Unit with all ranging and CTC related tasks to support the execution of One Range, One Brand, One Team. Assist with the creation of materials for cluster use, system and process updates, consolidation of market feedback and preparation of EM Milestone meetings. Act as category key contact for Article Master Data maintenance (RMA) and other relevant systems (e.g. DMT), provide operational support and assist with market consolidation and communication as per BU / MOPS / Brand requirement.



Support the seasonal BU range building and alignment process within the parameters set by the EM CTC Range Architecture team (Category Input, ONE EM Range selection, Definition of EMMR, internal GTM Meetings, etc.) Support the cross-functional alignment within EM Hub and collaborate closely with CTC, MOPS, BI, SCM, IT as required Facilitate coordination with respective cluster CTC Teams, collect and consolidate input and act as contact point for market enquiries (sample order, market input, allocation, FC, EMMR, etc.)

Assist the BU with tracking and data analytics for ONE EM RANGE KPIs Act as system champ for the BU (RMA, DMT, AFS, sell-in tools, etc.) Act as single point of contact (SPOC) for RMA for EM and Cluster CTC teams as well as Manager MOPS Systems and Tools EM Take charge of all BU ranging activities in RMA and adhere to seasonal RMA timelines as per guidance set by the MOPS Team Take charge of BU AMD (Article Master Data) maintenance, accuracy and enable flow to AFS Support BU data requirements with regards to sell-in tool creation and update Assist the BU with DMT (Digital Merchandising Tool) (board creation, sample order placement, etc.)

Assist the EM BU with sell-in preparations (showrooms, samples, presentations, meeting coordination, etc.) Understand the EM consumer and retail environment including distribution channels, share of buy, competitors and pricing strategies Provide ad-hoc support to the BU as required

Key ResponsibilitiesManagerial Utilize LEADERSHIP FRAMEWORK, create a set of behaviors for the BU empowering Collaboration, Confidence and Creativity. KPIs: EM Category Range Efficiency, SKU targets, Pricing targets EM Net Sales, Category growth, Key Franchise growth/share of NS and Go-in Margin EM CLUSTER EMMR pick-up and SKU Targets Brand Collection compliance EM BU Compliance and adherence to EM Ranging Milestones (RMA) Adherence to global deadlines providing meaningful Category Commercial Input Key Relationships:

EM BU Senior Director and Merchandising Team EM Cluster CTC teams EM CTC & MOPS EM DTC, WHS and eComs teams EM BI and Demand Planning EM BU Brand Communication Global BU (RMA, DMT)

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Highly collaborative with strong communication skills Strong analytical skills and attention to detail Structured, organized and process-orientated Marketing knowledge and market experience in sport and/or fashion/lifestyle categories. Strong affinity to IT and Systems Knowledge of adidas systems and process specifically in merchandising Strong organization Skills

Ability tomultitask and work under time pressure

Ability towork on own initiative and adhere to timelines Strong business acumen, ability to assume a broader perspective (cross-markets/global) Strong engaging presentation style Intermediate to advanced skills in MS Office Enthusiastic & hard working Inter…


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