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Head of Visual Merchandising

Job Title: Head of Visual Merchandising
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South Africa
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q90609
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
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Job Published: August 25, 2013 12:09

Job Description

One of the most recognised global fashion brands are currently looking to appoint a Visual Merchandising Director to join the business. This person will have the ability to define the brand through innovative and exciting store design, designing and developing any new stores, shop fits and refurbishments in line with creative direction. As Visual Merchandising Director for fashion you will develop and create artistic monthly window concepts in line with brand theme, season and product launches. In this role you will define the visual strategy and visual merchandising principles for the brand. In addition to your role as VM Director you will also develop and define strategy for all in-store media, working with Retail and Marketing and communications team. The Director for Visual Merchandising fashion must manage the annual visual merchandising budget working closely with Retail Directors, PR and marketing departments, Design director therefore you must gain key stakeholder buy in and respect. This team of raw VMs need your expertise and support therefore you will develop and roll out VM training days, managing a large team Visual Co-ordinators and Visual Managers. This successful brand requires a passionate and highly creative individual who will be a strong brand ambassador and will consistently strive for visual brilliance. An innovative and resilient leader who can manage the visual merchandising direction and communication to elevate the brand through visual presentation and can communicate and influence at all levels. The company offer you the chance to work in one of the most beautiful cities in the world enjoying a great standard of living. A competitive and lucrative salary package is on offer for the right candidate with full relocation assistance. We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible. Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.