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What you’ll be doing...
Looking for a Manager, Visual Merchandising with strong expertise that will design, champion, and lead holistic merchandising strategies, and oversee their execution across the enterprise. They are responsible for ensuring a premium environment that enhances the customer experience and promotes brand consistency. Prior career experience with a large national multi-channel retailer, expertise in managing multiple external partners, and experience managing internal stakeholders is required.
Owns visual merchandising strategies for all of the company’s retail stores and pop-ups.
Champions a premium brand and customer experience.
Works directly with senior leaders to ensure that in-store merchandising maximizes sales lift opportunities.
Partners with stakeholders and analyzes research/industry trends to drive new retail formats, product displays, and product placement strategies.
Owns and oversees new visual merchandising standards and best practices.
Works hand-in-hand with Creative Directors to develop better creative work.
Owns and manages project budgets to ensure operational effectiveness.
Leads fast-paced timelines and monitors deadlines.
What we’re looking for...
You'll need to have:
Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
Six or more years of relevant work experience.
Six or more years of corporate retail work and project management experience.
Even better if you have one or more of the following:
Bachelor’s degree in related field.
Visual merchandising, buying or interior design background.
Expertise in Adobe Creative Suites.
Additional knowledge of computer drafting and 3D modeling.
Works independently “owning” projects from inception to completion.
Self-starter that learns and adapts quickly to new systems and processes.
Strong communication and design presentation skills.
Strong design aesthetic.
Ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing.
Time management skills.
Ability to drive results.
Willingness to travel between Basking Ridge, NJ and New York, NY.
Equal Employment Opportunity
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