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Head of Visual Merchandising

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Position Title: Head of Visual Merchandising
Location: [City], [Town]
Position Type: Full-time
Department: Retail
Reports to: [Name/Title]

Company Description

[Company Name] is a renowned retail brand committed to delivering exceptional products and memorable shopping experiences. We are seeking a creative and strategic Head of Visual Merchandising to join our team and elevate the visual appeal of our stores, ensuring a cohesive and captivating brand presentation.

Job Description

As the Head of Visual Merchandising, you will be responsible for leading and executing the visual merchandising strategy for our retail locations. You will collaborate with cross-functional teams to create visually stunning displays that enhance the overall customer experience.

Visual Merchandising Strategy:

  • Develop and implement the visual merchandising strategy in alignment with the overall brand vision.
  • Drive innovative and captivating visual displays to attract and engage customers.

Team Leadership:

  • Lead and mentor a team of visual merchandisers, ensuring a cohesive and high-performing team.
  • Foster a creative and collaborative work environment.

Brand Consistency:

  • Ensure consistency in brand representation across all stores.
  • Collaborate with marketing and product teams to align visual displays with promotional and seasonal initiatives.

Store Layout and Design:

  • Oversee the layout and design of store interiors, including window displays and in-store setups.
  • Implement effective visual merchandising techniques to optimise customer flow and product visibility.

Product Presentation:

  • Work closely with inventory and product teams to present merchandise in an appealing and strategic manner.
  • Monitor and manage stock levels on the sales floor for optimal presentation.

Training and Development:

  • Provide training and guidance to store teams on visual merchandising best practices.
  • Keep the team informed about the latest trends in visual merchandising and retail design.

Budget Management:

  • Manage the visual merchandising budget effectively, ensuring efficient use of resources.
  • Collaborate with relevant stakeholders to align budget with overall business goals.


  • Proven experience as a Visual Merchandising Manager or in a similar role.
  • Creative flair and a strong eye for design and aesthetics.
  • Leadership skills with the ability to inspire and guide a visual merchandising team.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills.
  • Knowledge of retail operations and the ability to align visual strategies with business goals.
  • Familiarity with industry trends and best practices in visual merchandising.

Additional Information

Joining [Company Name] means becoming part of a dynamic and creative retail environment. We offer competitive salaries, opportunities for career growth, and a positive work culture where your contributions are valued. If you have a passion for visual merchandising and creating immersive retail experiences, we invite you to apply and contribute to the success of our brand.

[Company Name] is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

This job description is a generic template and can be customised to align with the specific needs and values of your company.

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