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A Bit About Us

GANT is a premium lifestyle brand combining American casualwear with European elegance. The company’s values are based on its authentic American East Cost heritage, dating back to the launch of the brand in 1949. Since then the brand has been further developed, taking influence from Europe, and is now a truly global brand.

GANT offers full ranges of clothing for men, women and children. In addition, GANT branded watches, footwear, eyewear and fragrance and home furnishings are designed and marketed by licensees. At present there are 18 GANT stores in the UK. Our lifestyle products are sold at other retail locations, including Harrods, selected branches of John Lewis and House of Fraser, as well as major independent stores throughout the UK.

We are always very keen to hear from enthusiastic, motivated people with a passion for retail and fashion. Opportunities come up in our retail stores, brand corners and head office from time to time, so if there is nothing on our vacancy list that is right for you at the moment, please just send us your CV and we will keep it on file. Email us at recruitment.uk@gant.com.

Current Vacancies

Visual Merchandising:

- Area Visual Merchandiser - Head Office, London / South

We have an exciting new opportunity for an experienced Area Visual Merchandiser to support our Retail and Outlet stores in Bristol, Cambridge, Richmond, Canary Wharf, Cheshire Oaks and Gunwharf Quays You will proactively support the Visual Merchandising Management team in the delivery of the Visual Merchandising strategic plan which delivers GANTs business objectives.

Maximise store sales and profitability through following and successfully implementing visual standards in windows, on mannequins and the shop floor product presentation according to company guidelines, promotional activity and seasonal trends.

Creating and delivering visually inspiring product presentation as directed by the Visual Merchandising Management team. You must understand the customers buying habits, product bestsellers and store layout to adapt the visual presentation accordingly.

You will also assisting with model store setup based on commercial direction from the Visual Merchandising management team Project Manage seasonal window installs across your area.

You must have a clear understanding of the retail buy and seasonal design concepts. Ensure POS material, new product lines, promotion collateral and commercial updates are auctioned on time.

You will also develop and train the store staff in Visual Merchandising principles and seasonal information to ensure VM standards are consistently high across your area. Carry out commercial floor walks with the management on each visit to review layout and stock positioning. Weekly commercial/VM reports. Regular communication with the rest of the team to find solutions to challenges.

What we’re looking for

To be considered, you must have:

  • Have at least 3 years multi-site or Flagship store Visual Merchandising experience in a fashion retail environment.
  • Be experienced in multiple VM projects such as window installations, seasonal store launches, press shows, trade shows, new & refurbished store launches
  • Have experience in adapting and creating specific layouts to fit various store environments
  • Be a passionate and highly creative individual with attention to detail
  • Be fully aware of industry trends
  • Have sound IT skill,, fully competent with PowerPoint, Excel, Word.
  • Possess excellent relationship management, communication, planning and organizational skills.
  • Preferably degree level.
  • Make decisions and solve problems
  • You will need to be flexible in your working hours as this will will require you to work outside of trading hours to include night shifts and weekends when necessary

- Experienced Wholesale Visual Merchandiser - Head Office, London

We have an exciting new opportunity for a National Wholesale Visual Merchandiser. This is a unique position where building relationships with our key Wholesale Clients are crucial to this role.

This role requires national travel delivering the GANT visual merchandise across our Department Store partners such as John Lewis, House of Fraser, and Fenwick’s along with our independent wholesale clients. Maximizing store sales and profitability through successfully managing the shop floor product presentation according to company guidelines, promotional activity and seasonal trends.

You will create and deliver visually inspiring product presentation as directed by the Visual Merchandising Management team. You must have an understanding of our customers buying habits, product bestsellers and store layout to adapt the visual presentation accordingly to each market.

You will take responsibility for communicating Visual Merchandising initiatives and changes to store staff.

You will work with Store Concept Team on project managing store openings and refits and support the wholesale sales team on the seasonal buy for key accounts.

You will also regularly work along side the Account Managers and Buyers reviewing stock intake by department store..

What we’re looking for

To be considered, you must have:

  • At least 5 years multi-site store Visual Merchandising experience in Wholesale or experience working across Department Stores.
  • Proven experience in visual merchandising, preferably in product presentation.
  • Have experience in adapting and creating specific layouts to fit various store environments
  • Be a passionate and highly creative and high analytical skills
  • Possess excellent relationship management, communication, planning and organizational skills.
  • Must have sound IT skill and fully competent with PowerPoint, Excel, Word. photoshop and Indesign .
  • The ability to lead from a distance as well as work cross functionally with core departments.
  • Strong communication and influencing skills.

- Flagship Visual Merchandiser - GANT Store Regent Street, London

We have an exciting new opportunity for an experienced Visual Merchandiser to join our Flagship Store in Regent Street

You will proactively support the Visual Merchandising Management team in the delivery of the Visual Merchandising strategic plan which delivers GANT’s business objectives. Maximizing store sales and profitability through following and successfully implementing visual standards in windows, on mannequins and the shop floor product presentation according to company guidelines, promotional activity and seasonal trends. You will create and deliver visually inspiring product presentation as directed by the Visual Merchandising Management team.

You must be able to demonstrate an understanding of the Flagship customers buying habits, product bestsellers and store layout to adapt the visual presentation accordingly and have a clear understanding of the retail buy and seasonal design concepts.

Taking direction from the Visual Merchandising Management team you will ensure POS material, new product lines, promotion collateral and commercial updates are auctioned on time.

You will also develop and train the store staff in Visual Merchandising principles and seasonal information to ensure VM standards are consistently high.

What we’re looking for

To be considered, you must have:

  • Have at least 3 years multi-site or Flagship store Visual Merchandising experience in a premium fashion retail environment.
  • Be experienced in multiple VM projects such as window installations, seasonal store launches, press shows, trade shows, new & refurbished store launches
  • Have experience in adapting and creating specific layouts to fit various store environments
  • Have sound IT skill, fully competent with PowerPoint, Excel, Word
  • Possess excellent relationship management, communication, planning and organizational skills.
  • You will need to be flexible in your working hours as this will will require you to work outside of trading hours to include night shifts and weekends when necessary

Retail Stores:

- Deputy Store Manager - GANT Store, Glasgow

- Deputy Store Manager - GANT Store, Reading

You will be responsible for assisting in the management of a GANT Retail store while reflecting the vision and goals associated with GANT UK and the GANT Brand. You will need to be able to meet management objectives while adhering to company Policies and Procedures and ensure that sales targets are achieved and where possible exceeded. Your excellent customer service skills will ensure you can generate sales and increase units/transactions and average spend. You need good VM skills to enable you to display merchandise in a commercial manner and in line with commercial standards. You must have a passion for retail and preferably have worked for a premium brand. You will be enthusiastic, pro-active and act as a role model for your team, ensuring everyone represents the brand in the way they dress and assist customers.

Outlet Stores:

- Deputy Manager - GANT Outlet, Swindon (New Store Opening Soon)

An exciting opportunity to become part of the management team of our new Swindon Outlet store whilst projecting the vision and goals associated with Gant UK and the Gant Brand. You must have a passion for retail and preferably have worked for a premium brand. You will need to be able to meet management objectives while adhering to company Policies and Procedures and ensure that sales targets are achieved and where possible exceeded. Your excellent customer service skills will ensure you can generate sales and increase units/transactions and average spend. You need good VM skills to enable you to display merchandise in a commercial manner and in line with commercial standards.You will be enthusiastic, pro-active and act as a role model for the team, ensuring everyone represents the brand in the way they dress and assist customers.

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