Visual Merchandising Designer - Beauty

Job title: Visual Merchandising Designer - Beauty
Contract type: Freelance
Location: Los Angeles
Discipline: Creative
Remote: No
Reference: 425904
Contact name: Chloe Janssen
Job Published: January 01, 1970

Job description

Our client  is looking for a Freelance Visual Merchandising Graphic Designer with full-cycle visual merchandising design specific experience. The Designer is responsible for establishing and implementing VM graphic standards. This role supports the Global CMO, Design Team and Creative Operations.

The ideal candidate should have a keen eye for design with strong typography and layout skills, strict attention to detail, and outstanding organizational, file organization, and archiving skills with a strong sense of time management and can simultaneously handle numerous projects in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment.

Core responsibilities: 

  • Support the conception and production of creative VM assets across multiple retail channels, including specialty retail, department store, promotional activations, open-sell environments, and events.

  • Ensures all design executions are aligned with the brand's evolving visual design language across all retailer fixtures. Elevates the brand's prestige position and upholds its equity.

  • Responsible for the gondola signage, including the design of the tester template artwork and any in-store visuals.

  • Handles set-up, release, and filing of the artwork technical specs for production – work with the retailers and display companies to establish the specs of the project, including materials, sizing, etc.

  • Participates in regular cross-functional and or channel-specific touch base meetings for VM Projects.

  • Collaborates with project manager and designer to fulfill on design and development of seasonal updates and key activations.

  • Participates in vendor and agency design and production meetings from concept to release in partnership with the design team.

  • Proactively manages and fulfills individual project timelines and deliverables, communicates, and solves any obstacles to fulfillment.

  • Other tasks may apply



  • Bachelor’s degree preferred (Degree in Graphic or Communication Design, Visual Merchandising, or related field - Solid graphic design background)

  • 3-5 years of experience working in merchandising with display vendors and retailers, preferably with a background in beauty

  • Must understand print/production for consideration

  • A strong portfolio with a clean, consistent, and elevated aesthetic

  • Mastery of Adobe Creative Suite: Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign (other design software is a plus)

  • Proven project management skills are a must and strong follow-through skills

  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal

  • Intuitive thinking and problem-solving skills

  • Self-starter: Ability to work collaboratively and independently, take initiative, and complete tasks to deadlines

  • Ability to prioritize workload, be organized and detail-oriented

  • Interpersonal skills, ability to work cross-functionally with other departments

  • Ability to multitask, and handle multiple projects and tasks in a fast-paced environment

  • Project length is 3-6 months, remote 

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