Outdoor Voices is looking for a Visual Merchandiser to develop and implement visual merchandising guidelines and standards for all of our current and future retail shops. In this role, you’ll work closely with cross-functional partners to bring the OV brand message to life in-store while driving sales through product placement.

Responsibilities:

  • Create and manage a content library of VM guidelines and directives aligned with Outdoor Voices’ creative standards
  • Participate in the product creation process from concept to review and provide feedback on assortments to Merchandising related to visual presentation in-store
  • Communicate long term and seasonal floor set guidelines to each retail shop and ensure visual merchandising standards are effectively met in all of our unique environments
  • Manage the budget for all visual implementations and in-store branding & signage; execute in partnership with Brand and Creative teams
  • Provide input on store design for new and renovated stores to ensure compelling in-store presentation and seamless brand experiences between eComm and Retail for our customers
  • Work with Retail Operations to develop zone maps and capacity charts for all shops
  • Provide ongoing feedback to Retail and HQ partners on the successes and opportunities of store presentations
  • Communicate product rotation needs to cross-functional partners based on individual shop sales floor capacities and incoming product drops
  • Provide reporting to Retail, Merchandising, and Planning teams on in-store visual updates from a sales and inventory perspective

Qualifications:

  • 7+ years experience in visual merchandising
  • Deep understanding of retail merchandising strategies and customer service principles
  • Experience creating VM guidelines and training materials
  • Strong balance of commercial and creative skills
  • Experience managing budgets and deadlines
  • Strong presentation skills and an excellent communicator
  • Proficient in Sketchup
  • Graphic design skills, including familiarity with Adobe Creative Suite
  • Proficient in Microsoft and Google suite