At Old Navy We Make Value Cool.
From day one, Old Navy was a revolution. We were something the world had never seen - fabulous, affordable fashion. We didn't take ourselves too seriously, and we broke the industry's rules. We said fashion didn't have to be just for rich people. It could be for everyone. We opened our first store in 1994 and we've been on a tear ever since. We were the fastest retailer to reach $1 billion in sales within four years and today we're one of the largest apparel brands in the world, operating more than 1000 stores across the US, Canada, Puerto Rico & Japan. Over 350 million (that's not a typo) customers cross our doors each year.
The Visual Merchandiser consistently executes HQ visual merchandising direction including product placement, fixture placement and display elements to provide a consistent customer experience across all Old Navy stores. The visual merchandiser serves as a liaison between the logistics and customer experience centers of excellence to provide consistent execution of product placement and brand presentation. The visual merchandiser adapts visual direction when needed based on individual store needs, inventory levels or other store specific requirements within brand standards. The Visual Merchandiser drives sales by providing an extraordinary customer experience through exceptional visual merchandising.
Maintains brand standards for visual presentation throughout the store.
Partners with the Logistics Manager to prepare for and implement seasonal merchandising presentations and new visual merchandising initiatives (i.e new denim wall format, new personal care fixture, etc.)
Partners with Customer Experience team to monitor merchandise sell through, replenishment, and flex product as necessary utilizing VPG
Partners with the Logistics team to ensure that new styles are placed in the correct positions on the sales floor utilizing VPG
Partners with store management on key visual merchandising decisions that have an impact on store workload and sales.
Consistently executes the visual display element as shown in the VPG (i.e. styling details with bust forms, henry hangers, leg forms, etc.)
Ensures all visual execution reflects the VPG
Adjusts lighting to highlight merchandise and displays, per company standard
Provides a consistent customer experience through execution of the VPG and Brand Standards
Strong visual merchandising skills
Excellent eye for detail
Strong time management and organizational skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Ability to understand and interpret HQ visual merchandising tools and direction
Ability to offer solutions to store specific visual and merchandising challenges using brand standards and HQ direction as a guideline
Ability to identify potential Visual Merchandising opportunities and provide creative solutions.
Excellent ability to create teams and partnership
Demonstrated ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks and work with a sense of urgency
Ability to effectively communicate with customers and store personnel
Lift and carry up to 50 lbs
Ability to effectively maneuver around sales floor and stockroom repetitive bending, prolong standing, twisting, stooping, squatting, and climbing
Ability to work a flexible schedule that meets the business needs, including evenings and weekends
6 months -2 years retail visual merchandising or display experience
Store Sales, Stock and Visual