Monday , March 27 2023

Forever 21 Careers For Visual Merchandiser

Website Forever 21

Job Description:

The Visual Merchandiser will be responsible for providing merchandising & styling direction through creativity, competitive analysis and forward thinking. The Visual Merchandiser will help to ensure that the corporate visual direction is of the highest caliber and in line with current trends.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Participate in floorsets, merchandise updates, launches and in-store visual set-ups; travel and assist with new store openings as needed
  • Responsible for providing alternative solutions based on feedback in order to work through call outs
  • Collaborate with all cross functional HQ partners to ensure that visual merchandising and styling direction provided is in line and consistent with brand message and departmental needs
  • Create and communicate Visual Training initiatives as they pertain to styling for the field teams to reference
  • Create solutions and new ideas, always taking into consideration how to elevate, move forward and evolve
  • Research upcoming trends through competitive analysis, street style, blogs, runway and magazines on a daily basis
  • Ensure that trends, merchandising and styling techniques are brand appropriate and in line with competitors
  • Review product information and develop elevated, trend forward concepts
  • Photograph and write verbiage for visual directives ensuring to meet the deadlines set forth by the Visual Department Management Team
  • Visit stores, work with field leaders and provide feedback and solutions to store specific issues that is in line with brand and most recent merchandising and styling direction

Job Requirements:

  • Must be able and willing to lift and carry up to 50 lbs., perform frequent standing, walking, repetitive finger, hand and wrist motions, as well as bending, stooping, reaching, squatting, kneeling, pushing, pulling, climbing ladders
  • Must be able to think outside of the box and work with a high sense of urgency
  • Must be able to work early or overnight shifts and travel surrounding/remote markets to help provide field leadership teams with feedback, solutions and guidance
  • Must be able to work through consistent feedback and work in a fast paced environment in order to maintain the brand message and meet tight deadlines
  • Must maintain a positive, team oriented attitude in a high energy environment
  • Must have exceptional styling skills. This includes a strong understanding of fashion and latest trends in all markets
  • Must have strong grammar, written and verbal communication skills
  • Must have an Associate or Bachelor’s degree in Fashion, Merchandising, Design or a similar field
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint) and the use of digital cameras
  • Must be able to maneuver within a corporate environment
  • Must have excellent attention to detail, prioritization, organization and time management skills

Qualification & Experience:

  • Must have 2-4 years of experience in merchandising for a retail fashion company

Job Details:

Company: Forever 21

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Information Technology

Job Location: Los Angeles, CA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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