Visual Merchandiser

Country :
USA
State :
New York
County :
New York County
Town :
NEW YORK
Category :
Merchandising
Contract type :
Permanent
Availability :
Part time
Years experience :
2 to 5 years

Company description

DAVACO is the leading total solutions provider of high-volume remodels, resets and rollouts for retail, restaurant and hospitality brands. With over 1,100 W-2 and T-4 employees located across the United States and Canada, DAVACO offers a strategic approach, unmatched expertise, exceptional value and consistent quality for the management and execution of high-volume, high-velocity brand initiatives. DAVACO's programs are supported by ClearThread® technologies that provides greater visibility and reporting efficiencies. Satisfaction guaranteed.

Job description

Visual Merchandiser

DAVACO, Inc.
Company Overview

DAVACO is the North American leader in the management and execution of high-volume remodels, resets and rollouts. Founded in 1990, DAVACO currently operates headquarters in Dallas, Texas, as well as Canadian offices near Toronto. In addition, we employ over 1,000 professionals across the United States and Canada who bring extensive experience and specialized skills to deliver services to clients without disruption to their business, customers or profitability. When it comes to retail, restaurant and hospitality program management and execution, national and global brands rely on DAVACO to provide a single point-of-contact for coast-to-coast programs, customized solutions and reliable, consistent execution.
If you aspire to be the best at what you do and want to be a part of a growing company, then DAVACO is the place for you. With a diverse workforce and a broad range of specialized experience and expertise, we are always looking for talented, qualified candidates to join the DAVACO team!
DAVACO's Brand Merchandising Division services soft/hard line clients, ranging from fashion apparel, footwear, and accessories.

Opportunity
Davaco’s brand merchandising division is currently seeking a Part Time Visual Merchandiser to support a major international sports brand in the Houston metro area.The ideal candidate has 5 years of visual merchandising and product management experience in a major specialty or department store environment.This is a critical, high visibility role for both DAVACO and the client. Excellent verbal and written communication skills a must.This part time position is generally a Monday through Friday position, working daytime hours.Portfolio is required.

Job Description
As a member of the Brand team your job will encompass different levels of responsibility that commands professionalism and confidentiality.Below is a partial list of responsibilities.

Job Requirements
•This is a part time position; generally a Monday through Friday position, working daytime hours.Portfolio is required.
•Primarily responsible for visual merchandising; set product to full consumer-ready state following client visual standards for merchandising.
•Promote DAVACO services through upholding store relationships and providing pertinent feedback to the client.
•Provide Quality Control check on assigned projects and follow program reporting parameters.
•Build business relationships with DAVACO client base as required.
•Communicate with Program Manager regarding all client concerns, challenges and opportunities on assigned projects.
•Develops a cost-effective plan for short-term program or project execution following logical patterns to meet completion dates.
•Effective time management and logical decision-making
ability; ability to prioritize work, maintain a positive
attitude and composure in stressful situations.
•Must be able to plan, execute and close out multiple
projects or tasks in short periods of time to the
satisfaction of the supervisor and/or client.
•Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner and
meets challenges with resourcefulness; ability to
problem solve, with a sense of urgency and ability to
prioritize.
•Partner with Project Manager to review project
completion implementing best practices for application
during future projects.
•Be adept at critical analysis and problem solving skills to
navigate on-site hindrances to project execution.
•Prepare, submit and provide reports for each visit and
submit via DAVACO's web-based portal. Clear before and
after photos of completed work are required for each
visit.
•Ability to provide excellent and timely written and verbal
communication.
•Thoroughly understand project floor plans and visual
merchandising plans.
•Demonstrated leadership ability in a retail environment is
essential.
•Soft-line merchandising expertise in a
department/specialty store environment.
•Must be detail oriented, have excellent interpersonal
skills, problem solving abilities, and proven leadership
skills. Strong customer service skills are imperative.
•Dependable, with a strong work ethic.
•Consistently conduct self in professional, safe and
courteous manner conducive to open retail
environments in front of client and client’s customers.

Required Background
•5 years of prior visual merchandising or retail
management experience, preferably in a department
store or specialty store environment.
•Strong interpersonal skills and extensive customer
service skills.
•Ability to work independently and make sound business
decisions based on client visual directives and store
inventory
•Motivated/pro-active mindset in an exciting and robust work environment.
•Ability to adhere to a pre-approved monthly schedule; must be dependable with a strong work ethic.
•Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, Computers, Smart Phone, etc. and ability to use similar or equivalent technology, such as DAVACO technology, as it pertains to collecting and communicating data.
•Must have reliable transportation; must have and maintain good driving record.
•Physical ability: must be able to work on your feet for several hours at a time, lift 25 pounds, climb ladders and manipulate fixtures
•High speed internet strongly recommended.
•Adhere to company’s policies, as well as compliance with federal and state legislation laws; must pass pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Disclaimer
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this position. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.
DAVACO, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Supports a Diverse, Inclusive Work Environment

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

Drug-Free Workplace
We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment, random, reasonable suspicion, and post-accident substance abuse testing.We also perform pre-employment background checks.

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