AF22424 - Visual Merchandiser (AutoCad and 3D experienced) | Toys R Us | Dubai Festival City

Department: Toys R Us
Country: United Arab Emirates
Location: Dubai | UAE
Closing Date: 30-Apr-2016
Al-Futtaim

Established in the 1930s as a trading business, Al-Futtaim is one of the most progressive regional business houses headquartered in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Al-Futtaim employs in excess of 44,000 people, operates through more than 200 companies and represents more than 225 international brands across industries as diverse as retail and wholesale trading, distribution, real estate development, leisure and hospitality, insurance and financial services. The group has significantly expanded its business operations in recent years through a strategic acquisition plan and has entered a number of new territories, increasing its footprint beyond the GCC and Greater Middle East to encompass Africa, South East and North Asia, Australasia, East Africa and Europe.

Entrepreneurship and rigorous customer focus has enabled Al-Futtaim to grow its business by responding to the changing needs of the customers and societies in which it operates. Al-Futtaim is committed to offering customers an unrivalled choice of the world’s best brands with exceptional standards of customer service and after sales support.

Structured into four operational divisions; automotive, financial services, real estate and retail, Al-Futtaim maintains a decentralised approach, giving individual businesses flexibility and versatility to maintain a competitive stance. This benefits employees, providing a clearly defined work culture where individuals are empowered with authority and responsibility for their work.

The success of Al-Futtaim is attributed to proactively managing change whilst upholding the values of integrity, service and social responsibility. The majority of businesses, built on a portfolio of world leading brands, dominate their sector.

Retail

The foundation of Al-Futtaim’s retail network was established in the early 1990s with the launch of the internationally renowned and popular IKEA, Marks & Spencer, Toys R Us and ACE franchises in the UAE.

Representing some of the world’s most popular international brands, Al-Futtaim’s retail network extends throughout the UAE, GCC and North Africa and has a significant presence in Singapore and Malaysia following the acquisition of The Robinson Group in 2008.

In 2012, Al-Futtaim acquired a shareholding in Royal Sporting House, which is active in distribution, direct retail stores and shop-in-shops. The Singapore-based fashion, sports and lifestyle retail giant has 600 stores and many additional points of sale are spread around the world with over 399 in South East Asia, over 74 in the Middle East and over 126 in the South Pacific region.

  • 837 stores in 18 countries
  • Occupies 5.6 million sq. ft. of retail space
  • 13,000 employees
  • Serves 30 million customers each year

Toys R Us

Toys “R” Us is the largest specialty toy store in the world. Launched by the Al-Futtaim Group in Dubai in 1995, Toys “R” Us now exist in twelve locations in the Gulf market and has emerged as undisputed market leader for all children related products.

The stores offer an unrivalled range of toys, games, sporting goods, electronics, software, baby products, children’s apparel and juvenile furniture all under one roof.

About the Job:

We are seeking to hire a Visual Merchandiser for our Toys "R" Us store in Dubai Festival City. In this role you will be responsible and accountable for maintaining the company’s display standards and the effective use of sales promotion material in your locations.

You will create a fresh look and WOW factor on each and every promotion, launching in the store by planning ahead of time and preparing the things needed in order to have a successful operation and 100% compliance with timely execution of TRU Visual Guidelines & actions from weekly bulletin. You will control quality and quantity merchandise for display, ensuring regular rotation and prompt return to the department. You will conduct daily floor walks to check for damages on visual display and conducting training for staff on visual principals and store keeping standards.

You will effectively communicate the availability of new Pop’s/ Décor & Signage’s to the Store Manager(s)/ VM Manager and provide a high standard of internal customer service.

About You:

To be successful in winning this role, you will have excellent 3D and AutoCad working experience, preferably with visual and creative background. You will have good planning and co-ordination skills as well as ability to communicate effectively to ensure synergy of promotional display and merchandise across all stores. You will be able to follow instructions and where necessary to translate instructions into a workable solution to suit the needs of the business.

You will have excellent English communication skills and good understanding of VM guidelines. You will be physically fit to be able to carry daily tasks successfully.

Note: you will be required to attach the following: 1. Resume/CV
 
Al-Futtaim offers highly engaging and supportive work environments in a culture that values, recognises and rewards quality performance.