District Visual Merchandiser – East Coast

Atrium Staffing
New York, NY, USA
Posted 2 months ago
OtherStaffing/Employment Agencies27-1026.00: Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers

Our client is an Italian women’s and men’s apparel and accessory luxury chain. They are looking for a retail District Visual Merchandiser – East Coast to support our stores along the East Coast.

Salary/Hourly Rate:

$80k – $100k based on experience

Position Overview:

The District Visual Merchandiser executes and maintains brand visual merchandising guidelines for retail and wholesale in partnership with the US and Italian offices. This role will be based out of New York city and the District Visual Merchandiser will travel to our client’s 7 Retail stores located along the East Coast from Boston to Florida.

Responsibilities of the District Visual Merchandiser:

  • Travel to the wholesale trunk shows for visual and/or stylist support
  • Frequent travel to our client’s retail boutiques to refresh looks
  • Maintain the NYC showrooms and change seasonally and support the Buying team with styling and training for District doors
  • Share comments and ideas with other visual merchandising members to improve product knowledge and creativity
  • Additional tasks as assigned

Qualifications of the District Visual Merchandiser:

  • Strong vision for styling with an emphasis in window mannequin construction and event/e-commerce model styling
  • Proactive and autonomous work ethic with ability to be agile in flexing support to a multitude of projects simultaneously
  • 4+ years of experience in visual merchandising, preferably within a specialty or luxury retailer at a corporate or multi-door level
  • Strong verbal and non-verbal communication skills, able to speak confidently to a gathered audience in a professional manner
  • Strong command of the language of fashion (men’s and women’s wear)
  • Provide a comprehensive portfolio upon request
  • Valid driver’s license, passport, and willing to travel regularly
  • Experience with software in Adobe Creative Suite and/or Adobe Creative Cloud is required (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign)
  • Effective time management and logical decision-making ability and ability to prioritize work, maintain a positive attitude and composure in stressful situations
  • Ability to work swiftly in order to meet deadlines while keeping an orderly space
  • Team player balanced by good interpersonal skills and receptive to feedback
  • Agile learner with excellent attention to detail
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, PowerPoint, and Word)
  • Visual merchandising experience working in both retail and wholesale environments
  • Ability to stand for 5+ consecutive hours on a frequent basis
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs on a regular and repeated basis

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred

Benefits:

  • Upon request
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