About the job
The Visual Merchandising Manager is responsible for implementing and communicating corporate visual concepts at the store level which reinforce the global brand image.
Tasks and Responsibilities: Implement, plan, and direct to execution store interior and window displays in partnership with Visual Merchandising and Retail Leadership.
Understand needs of local market and adapt presentation to support business accordingly.
Develop strong working relationships with Regional and Corporate partners, ensure visual direction is communicated in an accurate and consistent manner.
Manage and work closely with exterior vendors on window installations, ensure all propping comes from appropriate vendors in adherence with brand image.
Travel to stores to ensure visual standards are met, share qualitative feedback as a proactive force in developing the business, leveraging visual merchandising as a way to drive sales.
Responsible for visual display budget.
Requirements: 5 years of Visual Display and Merchandising experience in a luxury of specialty retail environment Strong planning, organization, creativity and originality skills Ability to translate design trends to store windows and environments Ability to develop and train store management teams, build relationships, utilize skills of workforce most appropriately Ability to travel as needed.