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  • Posted: Apr 6, 2021
    Deadline: Not specified
  • Weylandts is firmly established as the leading furniture and dcor retailer in Southern Africa THE ESSENCE OF GOOD LIVING The art of good living is a core value of Weylandts, and underpins the way our products are selected and combined. A clear, simple approach ensures that the integrity of objects and resources remains intact. This enables us to celebrate...
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    Visual Merchandiser

    About the Job
    Job Purpose:

    • The main responsibility of this position is to ensure that the Weylandts shopping experience is further enhanced by maintaining an organized, visually appealing and welcoming store environment.  
    • Reporting to the Showroom manager and or Senior Visual Merchandiser when required, whilst getting direction from the Head office Visual Merchandising team.

    Main accountabilities:

    • Consistently achieve the ongoing installation and dressing of the required merchandising plan within the prescribed time frame which will involve working with the basement team and will include some lifting, carrying etc
    • Ensure that a high standard of housekeeping is maintained in store, working with store manager and other store employees. Doing floor walks 3 times a day.
    • Merchandising monthly promotional settings according to the company’s design directives.
    • Ensure a high standard of visual merchandising in line with the company’s vision and brand identity in the respective store.
    • Ensure aggressive replenishment of homeware/ furniture. Constantly checking stock levels of homeware in cage and not on the shop floor to ensure items are urgently replaced
    • Ensure required photos of shelving/settings are sent timeously and without exception to the merchandising department.
    • Ensure ongoing maintaining/updating of the furniture display settings and homeware shelving/tables as per last floor/setting changes and/or directives from Head office. This requires regular communication with the Head Office VM team.
    • Assist customers and maintain a professional approach, selling when required.
    • Work as a member of the store team assisting colleagues whenever you have opportunity and available time to do so.
    • Ordering the correct flowers and plants for the store(s) timeously, and within the set budget.
    • Be involved in Homeware stock takes if required.
    • Be aware of new product arrivals and lines to be discontinued and plan for this in advance with Head office. Maintain superior product knowledge.
    • Assisting in receiving, unpacking and checking in of homeware when relevant basement team member not available or high stock volumes are received. 

    Technical competencies:

    • This position requires education to at least Matric level (ideally post Matric diploma in Interior decorating field) along with a minimum of 1 – 2 years’ experience in a similar role and environment/brand. The Visual Merchandiser is an integral part of the company’s overall performance; in terms of image, the shopping experience, perception and brand equity.

    Must have a valid driver’s license and own reliable transport.

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Weylandts on to apply

    Note: Never pay for any training, certificate, assessment, or testing to the recruiter.

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