Regional Visual Merchandiser

Date Posted December 21, 2018
  • Department Visual Merchandising
  • Location Toronto, ON
  • Job ID 44088

REGIONAL VISUAL MERCHANDISER with A CREATIVE MIND AND QUICK FEET

Do you have a passion for fast fashion? Have you always envisioned yourself working in a successful retail company? Is your team as important to you as what you wear every day? YM Inc. is home to multiple fashion brands you know and love. We know that true value is more than just low prices. That’s why our team constantly seeks new ways to excite customers with leading fashion items and trends to fit their budget. Why join us? Because what we do is really cool!

ABOUT THE ROLE:

Have you always dreamed about expanding your career in the fashion industry? Do you have the confidence and skills to create and maintain a dynamic store environment as well as a great merchandising team under you? Needless to say, we want our customers to feel inspired and it is up to you to show them what is possible…

At YM Inc, you will be able to stitch one skill on to another to create a skillful career silhouette. We provide a wealth of opportunity whether it is a first job or a lifelong profession. When we hire someone, we want to keep them for as long as we can. Therefore, promoting from within is part of our culture. In addition, we offer rewarding challenges in a fast-paced and unique environment within the ever-changing curve of fashion retail. On top of that, you get to enjoy benefits like continuous hands-on training and learning programs, lucrative bonus opportunities, engaging corporate events as well as a fantastic employee discount.

JOB DUTIES:

As a Regional Visual Merchandiser, you will be working alongside our talented Store Managers and District Managers to style our fashion according to the guidelines and positively impact the store’s sales while to improve stores and to ensure all standards are met. To succeed in the role, you need to partner up with other departments to ensure that the store reaches or even exceeds its goals.

In this role, you will:

  • Complete visual directives by creating an action plan that reviews and supports the directives
  • Prepare and execute display, promotional set-ups, and signage
  • Fully organize and lead the opening of new stores across all provinces
  • We believe in training, coaching and development. This will be a large part of your job and shouldn’t be forgotten about. It’s important to foster talent and grow our internal people.
  • Ensure the store is flawlessly organized, squeaky clean and ship-shape

 

WE ARE LOOKING FOR YOU:

  • Have excellent presentation skills; maybe you went to school for it, maybe you were born with it
  • Love fashion and staying on top of the latest trends
  • You should also have access to a vehicle, our stores are everywhere and travelling will be a big part of your role, and at the pace this company moves at it can’t be spent waiting for a bus
  • Are an exceptional communicator, regardless if you are using the spoken or written word or colors, forms, and textures

Furthermore, our best Regional Visual Merchandisers have outstanding organizations skills as well as the ability to work independently and meet quality standards.

Ambition, capability, and innovation are all must-haves when we are looking for new talents. Our team is as diverse as the merchandise we carry. We strive to find people that are both team workers and top performers, eager to grow within the company and able to reach new heights together with us.

 

ABOUT US:

At YM Inc, we are always first with fashion. We believe that everyone should have access to clothing they love to wear. We make it our mission to not only provide the latest styles and trends but to make them attainable and affordable. Across all our brands, we provide value for today’s trends for kids, teens, and adults. Today we are one of North America’s leading apparel retailers operating over 700 stores across Canada and the United States under the following banners: Stitches, Urban Planet, Urban Behavior, Sirens, Urban Kids, West49, Amnesia, Suzy Shier, Bluenotes, Mandee, Annie Sez and Afaze. By developing the best shopping experiences and offering the best retail brands and prices, we are well positioned to continue our success, now and in the future.

YM Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from qualified individuals. We thank all applicants for their interest: However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. If chosen to participate in the selection process, accommodations are available upon request. We will consult with the applicant to provide or arrange suitable accommodation in a manner that takes into account the applicant’s accessibility needs.

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