Global Visual Merchandising Director – NYC
Passionate about beauty, you elevate luxury brands standards perception with In-store ideas and solutions?
A Cosmetic Group is looking for its Global Visual Merchandising Director in New York City. A role that will take place in an international environment and will require strong management & relational skills, autonomy and agility.
The Global Director of Merchandising is responsible for bringing concepts and solutions to drive sales, brands awareness, and excitement. You will be part of a moving and creative environment and will interact with cross-functional partners to ensure that brands visual standards are continuously elevated.
This position includes, the following responsibilities:
_ Build & drive 360° merchandising In-store projects, from concept to implementation guidelines with a team
_ Support Design and deliver temporary and permanent in-Store materials and provide guidelines
_ Lead the collaboration with marketing & creative departments to deliver consistent brief to design agencies
_ Transform a creative concept into technical briefs for global or local production & procurement purposes, to ensure quality excellence
_ Manage the projects, ensure deadlines, budget, delivery and implementation of the assets developed in collaboration with the Go-To-Market team
_ Create and draw-up the merchandising guidelines to ensure constant optimisation of work tools, processes and communication
_ Coach and train Go-To-Markets and/or local affiliate staff during annual merchandising seminars or market visits
EXPERIENCES, SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE
_ Strong merchandising and business backgrounds, international scope
_10 to 15 years visual merchandising experience within luxury houses
_ Cosmetics field knowledge is mandatory
_ You are a creative thinker, detailed oriented with an eye for design
_ Strong leadership & communication skills
_ Agility, power of persuasion and technical knowledge to read and support creative solutions while remaining flexible
_ Excellent interpersonal skills, autonomy
Business School degree and/or University Graduate and /or BA in Visual Design, Merchandising, Fine Arts, Interior Design
This position is based in New York (USA)