Japan Centre Group

Visual Merchandiser

Job Added: 30 July 2019
Applications Close: 29 August 2019
Level: Mid-Weight
Contract: Full Time
Based: London
Salary: £22,000 to £24,000
Website: japancentre.com

Positions: Visual Merchandiser
Location: across all our group, shop to restaurant
Salary: 22K - 24K (depending on experience)

Job brief:
The Visual Merchandiser responsibilities are wide ranging with core focuses centring on the management of visual merchandise & creative material in all stores based on daily needs, promotions and season as well as providing outstanding customer service and organising memorable events that meet quality and commercial expectations.

Responsibilities:
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Conducting research on current and future trends in event, design and lifestyle, and associated target market features.
Meeting with business, sales managers and retail managers to discuss sales strategies.
Identifying and sourcing props, fabrics, hardware and lighting.
Maintaining a budget and negotiating with suppliers of visual materials.
Working with architectural features of stores to maximise the available space and with marketing and designer to create visuals and PR plans.
Creating visual merchandising packs to communicate visual guidelines including layout principles, visual dressings and signage - usually applies to those based in a head office.
Visiting branches to coach in-store visual merchandising or sales teams to interpret the guidelines and training them in the execution of the visual concept.
Assembling or dismantling visual displays in windows and in-store.
Leading and motivating teams to complete displays to tight deadlines.
Seeking feedback from colleagues and customers on the visual impact of displays and implementing changes.
liaising with teams such as buying, design and marketing to create design themes and plans, often months in advance, including window and in-store displays, signage and pricing concepts.

Professional/ Personal Skills:
Positive, effortful and flexible mind
Self and Team Motivative
Aware of trend and business market
Passion for Japanese Foods & Culture

How to apply

Please apply to [email protected] with CV & Portfolio