Sr Specialist, Creative Visual Merchandising - Northeast Market - Tiffany & Co.
JOBLUX - Boston, MA , United States
The Senior Specialist will maintain creative visual merchandising ownership of Northeast market-cluster stores, collaborating with the Market Manager, Creative Visual Merchandising and Sr. Director, CVM to ensure alignment of initiatives and consistent standards.
CVM Campaign Installations & Merchandising Initiatives
Manage and install 6 CVM campaigns per year in market-cluster stores, including windows/vitrines/caseline/towers and pedestal vitrines.
Function as the lead contact for all event related CVM needs within marketcluster stores.
Partner closely with Market Merchandise Manager in the successful implementation and in-store execution of regionally defined product strategy.
Oversee complex holiday installations in stores within the market.
Independently maximize the CVM opportunities within the stores.
Influence, and communicate regularly to update CVM Market Manager, key business decisions that have been actioned within stores.
Cross Functional Business Partnership
Actively participate in daily/weekly floor-walks with MVP, store director and store management teams, providing solutions and insights that balance the needs of CVM standards and the business.
Train and inspire CVM partner network and retail team and review their execution to ensure stores are of the highest standards.
Manage T&E to achieve budget but maximize coverage.
Manage relationships with freelancers, floral and graphic installation vendors within the market-cluster stores to ensure results are on brand and competitively negotiated.
Manage all CVM communication and initiatives to the market in partnership with the CVM manager.
5 - 7 years’ experience in merchandising, visual display, styling, or related areas - preferably luxury retail.
Exceptional organizational and communication skills.
Able to successfully navigate complex relationships.
Knowledgeable of local vendor sources for display supplies, hardware, props, furniture, flowers.
Experience with basic construction hand tools and painting
Computer skills required: email/Outlook, Microsoft Excel & Word
Experience with managing the job responsibilities & performance of a staff.
Comfortable in and appreciative of a luxury retail setting.
Theatre or color display lighting experience a plus.
Basic knowledge of jewelry and jewelry display forms a plus.