Beauty

Fulltime
01-18-2018
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Job# 26945 BH# 341975
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Director, Open-Service VM Design

Client Overview: 

Our client is an iconic beauty brand creating the latest skin care, makeup, and fragrance must-haves for every beauty enthusiast. With their advanced, on-trend, and contemporary approach, it’s never been easier to effortlessly create any flawless beauty look.

Position Overview:

In this position, you would be responsible for leading the production of customized merchandising elements for open-service environments. You would also be responsible for managing strong relationships with various partners and mentoring a team of two employees.  

Responsibilities:

• Direct production of customized merchandising elements for open-service environments in Canada and North America, including Sephora, Ulta, and Nordstrom
• Establish and maintain strong relationships with retail partners, display vendors, engineers, and internal cross-functional teams

• Work with the Project Manager of Operations for budget, timing, scheduling, and on-counter dates for merchandising tools

• Present ideas to senior management and collaborate with key executives to manage and resolve issues; manage and mentor a team of two employees and foster a collaborative environment

• Provide creative and comprehensive merchandising solutions aligned with the retailer’s needs, processes, approvals, restrictions, and schedules

• Ensure all aspects of merchandising are aligned with the brand’s guidelines; identify, evaluate, and improve efficiencies and value engineering
 

Key Qualifications:

• Bachelor’s degree in architecture, interior design, industrial design, store design, and visual merchandising

• 7-10 years’ experience, preferably in prestige beauty and skincare within the specialty multi-channel

• Proficient with Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, and Photoshop, Cinema 4D, Vector works, and Rhino