Req ID




Req ID:  88142
Function:  Marketing
Posted:  May 17, 2023

Dubai, DU, AE, 000000

Graduate Trainee - Visual Merchandising

We are actively looking for a passionate visual merchandising graduate who can support in delivery of permanent Visual Merchandising projects in the Middle East across Coty Consumer Beauty brands portfolio.

1. Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Planogramming – Global and Local units – liaising with brand and merch managers on perfect planogrammes design and execution
  • Brand Equity - liaise between brand teams, global teams, agencies to receive and distribute correct visual content and ensure brand guidelines are adhered to in the market from visuals and artwork pov - new, translations, expiry, videos, local sensitivity.
  • Ownership and updates of distribution tracker – liaising with the BUs, distributors and trade teams on the latest updates and correct details
  • Global Units - orders management – liaising with the BUs and Trade Teams and global suppliers
  • Global kits, EMB – orders management – liaising with the BUs and Trade Teams and global suppliers
  • Creating presentations for toolkits deployment.
  • Installations follow up and reporting.
  • Maintenance support and guidance.
  • Market visits + reporting.
  • Corporate events set-up.


2. Personal Skills

  • Leadership and drive – Assist in leading internal teams, agencies, and suppliers in delivery of all brands visual merch content on time and in best quality
  • Collaboration - Manage relations and approvals between key stakeholders within Sales, Marketing and Trade Marketing.
  • Quality Control - Supervise production of suppliers and sign off of visual content prior to installations. Ensure brand quality through training/partnership with suppliers.
  • Organization - Manage planning, database, implementations of updates in the region
  • Operating with excellence - Disciplined and structured in project tracking.
  • Coordinate with Distributors/retailers the installations of permanent POS based on regionally provided design specifications and timings.
  • Build relationship with distributors/retailers to ensure smooth negotiations at all times, quick response time in case of critical requirements.  
  • CPS management - Manage and educate internal teams, distributors and suppliers on project delivery lead times. Challenge suppliers on tight lead time delivery.


3. Capabilities:

  • Bachelor’s degree in marketing, merchandising, graphic design, and visual design or relevant majors
  • Having an understanding of trade/category management, In-Store/retail knowledge is a plus
  • Eye for detail and aesthetics
  • Creative problem solving
  • Team player with a strong drive of project delivery
  • PM is a very dynamic role. A Can-Do attitude is mandatory.
  • Strong project management skills and action oriented.
  • Data analytics skills in project management is a plus.
  • Computer literacy: PTT, Excel.
  • Ability to read and approve CAD technical drawings is a plus
  • The role will require time spent in the stores and at suppliers’ factories – driving license and a car is a plus.



All you need to do is to email us your cv + a video record to

The subject of your email should be “Visual Merchandising Graduate Trainee”

If you struggle to fit the attachments into 1 email, you can insert a Wetransfer link in your email.

Instructions for the video:

  • Duration: Between 1 and 2 minutes
  • A brief introduction of yourself: personal, academic, professional background
  • What would be your added value if you join us?
Country/Region:  AE
City:  Dubai