Urban Careers 2023 – Urban Outfitters Visual Merchandising Manager

Website Urban Outfitters

Job Description:

In collaboration with the store team, the Visual Merchandising Manager supports the operations of the store with an emphasis on merchandising and display to create an inspiring and dynamic visual experience for the customer.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Manage Operations: takes an active role in daily operating processes through payroll management and adapting the zone and visual support to the needs of the business
  • Prioritize Talent:supports the recruiting, hiring, mentoring, and training of Assistant Manager and display candidates to drive bench and succession planning; maintains responsibility and ownership of own development and professional growth
  • Entrepreneurship: assesses store business using company reporting tools to identify department and global opportunities for the store; takes smart visual risks with measurable results to maximize sales and impact customer experience
  • Influence: acts as a brand representative reflective of the company values; partners with the Display Artist and Assistant Managers on the creation of an engaging visual experience that appeals to the UO customer
  • Product Flow: drives an effective shipment and omni process to prioritize getting product to the customer; takes a forward-thinking approach to make a strategic plan for execution and recovery of sell through and markdowns
  • Business Acumen: adheres to store’s safety standards, inventory accuracy, reduction of product loss, and upholds all company policy and procedures to support the profitability of the store
  • Inspire & Motivate: inspires team through shared fate, creativity, and empowerment; tailors motivation to the individual and leveraging the strengths of the team
  • Store Environment Directives: manages visual direction of display and merchandising process from planning through execution to meet company expectations, budgets, and timeline
  • Develop & Coach: sets clear objectives and expectations by coaching team members on store processes, business analysis, merchandise placement, product standards, and visual display
  • Customer Connection: delivers exceptional customer experiences that are engaging and personalized, yet efficient
  • Lead Change & Innovation: takes a forward-thinking approach to the customer experience, in-store creative marketing, merchandising, activations, and supporting store teams to drive sales and create a compelling store environment

Job Details:

Company: Urban Outfitters

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Toronto, ON, CA

Application Deadline: N/A

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