Visual Merchandiser

  • Job Reference: JB3995
  • Date Posted: 10 July 2017
  • Location: Manchester
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Merchandising, Retail
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Julie Brogan
  • Email: info@uandirecruitment.co.uk
  • Telephone: 0115 948 7979

Job Description

Our client is a leading European manufacturer and supplier of protective workwear, high visibility and rainwear apparel.  They are now looking to recruit a Visual Merchandiser to be based at their design centre in Manchester. 

Visual Merchandiser - The Role:

  • Responsible for planning and execution of the Visual Merchandising strategic plan.
  • Enhance brand image, customer experience and overall sales through creative displays.
  • Execute floor moves, window installations and mannequin styling to the highest standards.
  • Provide excellent customer service whilst completing visual display duties.
  • Use weekly best-seller reports and adapt product presentation and assortment accordingly.
  • Train the in-store sales team on product presentation and on visual display standards
  • Liaise with the Marketing Team on product launches, promotions and seasonal offerings.
  • Assess competitor’s visual display and visual display trends.

Visual Merchandiser - The Candidate:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Visual Display/Visual Fashion Merchandising or in a related field.
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience in a Visual Merchandising role
  • Knowledge and passion for fashion and design.
  • Strong commercial awareness.
  • Excellent communication skills with a proven ability to engage effectively with all colleagues, third parties and customers.
  • Aptitude for creative thinking and problem solving
  • Ability to work under pressure in a fast paced and dynamic environment.
  • Travel involved.
  • Full clean driving licence required.

Visual Merchandiser  - The Package:

  • Highly competitive depending on experience

Please note that due to the anticipated interest in these roles only short listed candidates will be contacted