Global Director, Visual Merchandising and Store Design

Job Terms:
Talent Bridge/Temp-to-Perm
posted by:
Christie Bridges

Job Description:

The Director will play a key role within the Visual Merchandising and Store Design team in the 
development and execution of global merchandising store design. 
Job Responsibilities 
 Develop strategies to support these initiatives for in-store execution 
 Collaborate with internal departments (Creative, Marketing, Sales, International and Finance) on store 
design and merchandising solutions aligned with brand strategy and budgets. 
 Maintain consistently high visual standards throughout all environments regular store visits 
 Ensure a luxury and consistent look and feel at all points of purchase. Establish a strong brand presence 
in a highly competitive marketplace. 
 Develop and maintain a set of merchandising guidelines to the highest possible standards across 
domestic and international distribution 
 Analyze (with sales and marketing partners) assortment strategy according to sales metrics, and ensure 
merchandising plan is in line with SKU performance 
 Write, prototype & develop merchandising training modules 
 Must have strong design ability and understanding of rapid prototyping to effectively communicate 
ideas and concepts 
 Initiate and develop tools to aid markets with keeping up to date with new collateral launches and new 
merchandising guidelines 
 Maintain awareness of current trends in visual merchandising; as well as up-to- date awareness of the 
brand’s visual retail presence relative to competition 
Job Requirements 
 Must have 8-10 years of experience in visual merchandising 
 Bachelors degree in design 
 Must be proficient in Sketchup software 
 Rhino, Studio Max or Keyshot software experience a plus
 Planogram software 
 Beauty experience is a plus 
 Adobe Creative Suite 
 Microsoft Office