Visual Merchandising Controller - UK/ROI

Location
London
Salary
£60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted
02 Aug 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Ref
ES136
Contact
Eva Saha
Industry Sector
Digital / Online, Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Work Experience Level
Head of, Manager
Agency-side or Client-side
Client Side
Job Role
Visualiser
Our client a growing Hight Street Fashion retailer is seeking to recruit a Visual Merchandising Controller – UK/ROI. Reporting to the Head of Product Marketing & VM you will be responsible for driving sales through a strategic Visual Merchandising approach for the business.

Key duties include:
  • Full responsibility for the VM look and feel of all stores
  • Creating exciting commercial and visual store displays based on the latest brand strategies
  • Collaborating with Product Business Partners on new concepts, trails etc.
  • Developing new and creative visual merchandising solutions to keep the brand at the forefront
  • Supporting new design developments for departments and equipment to make visual merchandising has been considered
  • Maintaining a consistent brand and visual message across all countries with team and 3rd party suppliers
  • Evaluating existing visual merchandising layouts on an on-going basis
  • Communicating all information on product, layouts and visual principles to the retail team
  • Motivating and driving the team to deliver excellent visual merchandising standards
  • Communicating effectively both cross functionally and within the team to deliver maximum efficiency
The successful candidate with have:
  • Experience in a country visual merchandising role
  • People Management skills - experience of managing teams at different levels
  • Experience in a fast fashion Retailer
  • Experience in Stakeholder management – working closely with Senior Management in Retail and Head Office Creative team
  • A passion/Love for the High Street Fashion market