Working as a Visual Communications Manager with this multiple lifestyle retailer you will be responsible for ensuring the delivery of clear communication for all visual merchandising
This is a position that will suit a person with experience of working with Buying and Merchandising teams as well as Creative. A person who is very commercial highly organized and able to pay attention to the detail
The Visual Communications Manager responsibilities will include:
Working closely across departments – Buying and Merchandising, Marketing, Retail Operations and with the Visual Implementation Manager
Collaborating with the Head of VM and Retail Operations on strategies.
Working to the VM calendar and managing seasonal and mid-season launches and special events with the different departments
The development of new ideas to improve floor layouts ensuring consistency across all Shops.
Ensure a strong commercial approach to VM with an understanding of density, product adjacencies and customer flow in Shops.
Overall responsibility for producing visual guidelines for stores – to include phase launches, Sale packs, accessory guidelines and special projects.
Carrying out regular store visits and building good business relationships with the store managers and in store visual teams
Making sure there is successful execution of in-store signage, windows and in-store creative elements to build a strong customer connection.
The Visual Communications Manager sought will need to have worked for a multiple fashion retailer and within the H/O environment. The ability to manage content and ensure accuracy of information is vital along with your ability to influence others and be exceptionally well organized. You will not be creating the visuals You will be organizing and influencing and creating logical detailed copy and editorial.
The ability to influence others and work well cross functionally is important along with a sound knowledge of VM principles, product merchandising fixture and display development
And space management
You will need to have experience of using software such as PhotoShop and InDesign and previous experience of managing people
The company are offering an excellent salary plus benefits within a fun fast paced environment