PURPOSE OF POSITION
The District Visual will coordinate the team to ensure the flawless implementation and consistent maintenance of Z Gallerie’s visual merchandising standards. The individual will facilitate store sales growth and profitability while upholding the Z Gallerie image.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Meet with the District managers and/or store visual merchandiser (by conference call or by individual phone calls) to discuss specific issues pertaining to the stores.
Communicate all Z Gallerie product information, business analysis, floor location, presentation and staffing issues with proper account and Z Gallerie personnel.
Partner and train store management and visual support teams on merchandising standards, proper utilization and techniques.
Manage all visual activities with store openings
Ordering and logistics of all visual elements’ arrival
Scheduling and coordinating Visual Merchandiser’s visits to store openings
Supervise, manage and train all corporate Visual Merchandisers
Utilize merchandising and visual directives to create uniformity in all Z Gallerie stores in district
Ensure that all stores have the same basic flow of merchandise
Daily responsibilities will include: place and maintain appearance of store, set-up of visual windows and timely seasonal visual installations, strategize with Visual merchandisers on movement of fixtures and merchandise
Rework the sales floor to focus on the presentation that suits the individual store
React quickly to best sellers with field managers to maximize sales
Education & Formal Training
Bachelor’s degree preferred
Art, design or creative background a plus
Ability to examine issues both strategically and tactically
Ability to carry out detailed tasks and projects with minimal direction or supervision. Self Starter is a plus!
Ability to take initiative to complete tasks and solve problems
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Strong interpersonal skills and ability to build positive working relationships
Retail store environment
Travel to various stores up to 75%
Experience & Skills
Minimum of 5-10 years of Visual Merchandising and Display experience in a specialty retail store environment
Ability to create three-dimensional visual merchandising displays
Must have ability to safely lift minimum of 50 lbs. without restrictions
The ability to be able to stand/walk for extended periods of time
Ability to use and climb ladders safely.
Requires ability to constantly reach with hands and arms; occasionally required to walk and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
Professional appearance and demeanor.
Strong sensory skills, such as good eyesight, good hearing, and dexterity
Visual abilities include close visual inspection of products and color differentiation
Equal Opportunity Employer
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