Jobs in River Island – Visual Merchandiser

Website River Island

Job Description:

To deliver the best possible Window Schemes/Dressings/Layout & Visual Merchandising through training Retail teams in our stores that inspire our customers and set us apart from our competitors, delivering consistency & within the time frame.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Works with the VMBP Manager to implement the following in the model store.
  • Maintains a safe working environment by adhering to and complying with all relevant Health and Safety Legislation.
  • Uses his knowledge to update and move on Windows/Ways to wear on mannequins/Layouts/Visual Merchandising and front zones in line with the Brand identity.
  • Provides ideas and suggestions to move on visual standards within stores.
  • Works with pace to turnaround launches of Layouts & front zones in model store/and area by instigating Retail teams to implement Layout & clothing updates.
  • Demonstrates a good working knowledge of the duty of care to self/colleagues and customers.
  • Demonstrate a good understanding of the RI Brand identity and customer profile across all markets.
  • Demonstrate good use of this knowledge in decisions made and actions taken.
  • Has an understanding of the RI Brand identity/customer profiles and fashion market activity/current fashion trends/visual merchandising techniques/competitor activity and the relevant multi-media shopping channels.
  • Contributes to relevant communication when required.
  • Delivers feedback in an agreed format, in a timely manner, to the relevant people.
  • Builds relationships with Market Leaders & store teams.
  • Actively looks for ways to motivate, inspire and engage the Retail store teams.
  • Supports the provision of new, fresh and exciting Layouts/internals/guides that will generate sales and reinforce the Brand values.
  • Discusses all ideas and suggestions with VMBP Manager & Market Leader, to move on visual standards within model store/Area.
  • Communicates clearly and concisely to the relevant people, at the appropriate times using the appropriate medium and correct etiquette. Key communication to the Retail store teams, VMBP Manager & Market Leaders.
  • Works with the HQ brief to deliver the company vision of great looking stores.

Job Requirements:

  • Coaching and Training skills
  • Passionate about fashion and the Brand
  • Takes ownership/accountability and responsibility for actions taken and decisions made
  • Strong communication skills
  • Suggests/develops and looks for opportunities to improve and grow the visual presentation of the Brand
  • Commercial awareness
  • Inspires and motivates the team around them
  • Drive to achieve. Quick thinking, hardworking, flexible to change and enjoys a challenge

Qualification & Experience:

  • Previous experience with a field based or multi-store VM role

Job Details:

Company: River Island

Vacancy Type: Temporary

Job Location: London, England, UK

Application Deadline: N/A

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