Visual Merchandising Designer

New York, New York | Freelance | Job ID #54813 |
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Our client, a large beauty retailer, is looking for a Graphic Designer to join their Visual Merchandising team. We are open to seeing temp-to-hire and direct-hire candidates. This position begins on-site in New York City as soon as possible.

What you'll be doing:

  • Working closely with the Visual Merchandising Design Manager on-site.
  • Designing the structure of visual merchandise displays for retailers.
  • Responsible for taking projects from initial concept, testing and through production including visual merchandising and graphic design for a variety of display units including cases and in-store promotions.
  • Create oncepts, mockups and full graphic designs for mothly updates and promotions.
  • Help with developing planograms, file labels, etc.
  • Manage operations of in-store design including vendor operations, timelines and ensuring printing is executed on time and at a high quality, among others.
  • Partner with the marketing, trade and planning teams to develop designs to meet objectives and launches.
  • Travel to store locations in New York City to ensure displays represent the creative vision, as well as, gain new insight for future projects.
  • Other tasks may apply.

You must have:

  • 1-3 years of graphic design experience.
  • Expertise with Adobe Creative Suite.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office.
  • BONUS: Experience with visual merchandising in beauty or fashion.
  • You have a strong understanding of how Visual Merchandising plays into marketing of products.
  • You are able to tie your design back to overarching product / brand marketing campaigns.
  • You have the ability to work autonomously and problem solve as well as partnering with all necessary stakeholders.
  • You have managed outside production vendors.
  • You are deadline driven, and can handle yourself in times of high pressure.
  • You have a portfolio of your creative design work.

Employer Details:

  • Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
  • The client is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • Onward Search is a drug-free workplace.


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