Visual Merchandising Lead

Posted 2.8.24
Location
New York, NY
VISUAL MERCHANDISING LEAD

OVERVIEW:
We’re looking for a Specialist to join our Visual Merchandising team, to help the retail expansion in the US and be dedicated for Brand New Store Opening in New York.

 
As a VM Lead, you’ll play a pivotal part in bringing Gymshark to life. Our store environment is totally unique to Gymshark. Our community and customers are our ‘family’, so we treat them as such. We don’t care if they buy, browse, join a class or just hang out. What matters is providing a safe space where everyone belongs and feels welcome.
 
WHAT YOU’LL BE DOING:
  • Responsible for strategic visual merchandising execution of the store, while thinking about the “what’s next” and being present to the now.  
  • A champion for all things ‘Go to Market.’ Anything customer facing needs to have your seal of approval to ensure it’s the slickest offering around.  
  • Leading visual team who inspires both customers and internal team with vision and trend setting. Pushing boundaries with styling and product displays. 
  • Coaching and mentoring the wider team to upskill Visual, always on the lookout for the next VM specialist. 
  • As the ultimate brand & product experience gatekeeper, you set the standard for Gymshark IRL, elevating the brand and product experience for our community to interact with. You are a future focused and visionary.  
  • Reinvent, inspire, and test the visual experience of merchandising, through flexible retail, digital content, and creative merchandising. Testing and recognizing the impact of the movement. 
  • Collaborating with GSHQ partners to ensure the Product Life Story is brought to life, IRL. Understanding both the Art and the Science.  
  • Providing the best sensory experience for those who enter the store. Visually compelling displays and innovative commercial layouts each time a New Product Drops. 
WHAT YOU’LL NEED:
  • Experience in a similar visual merchandising specialist role.   
  • Experience of working in a fast-paced, high volume, agile environment.
  • Experience managing teams and are passionate about development.  
  • Highly effective communicator, written and verbal.  
  • You are comfortable shifting gears and spinning multiple plates.
  • Must be able to take and give constructive feedback.
  • Can commit to working at weekends and holidays 
Need to know about this role:
  • Our shifts vary, this includes having availability Monday-Sunday and early or late shifts
  • We run regular overnight shifts which we schedule in based on a rotation of our team
  • Our store environment is flexible, bright, loud and full of activity! 

THE PERKS:

🙌 Competitive ‘Win Together, Lose Together’ Bonus
🩺 Choice of Private Medical Insurance or Healthcare Cash Plan, paid for by us!
🏖 20 days PTO 
👥 A collaborative, creative and inspiring working environment
💰 Employer pension contributions up to 6%
🤩 Life Assurance at one times your basic salary
🦈 50% Gymshark Discount
🎁 Gymshark Gift Card for each year of service
🥇 Financial, Physical and Mental Wellbeing Support
📚 Great Training and Learning Resources
🖥 Choice of hardware and access to the best software
🤒 Paid time off when you’re physically and mentally unwell
🧸 Very Generous Family Leave package – we support you extending your family
🏋️‍♂️ Fitness Perk

*All benefits are non-contractual, and Gymshark may amend, terminate, or enhance the benefits provided you and our other employees from time to time as it deems appropriate.

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BELONGING AT GYMSHARK.
Our mission is to be a place where everyone belongs. We’re an equal opportunities employer, and for us that means we always strive to be as inclusive as possible in all aspects of employment, right from your application. We’re committed to finding reasonable adjustments* for candidates with specific needs or have a disability during our recruitment process, and all applicants will be considered fairly and equally. We do not tolerate discrimination of any kind. *If you’d like to request a reasonable adjustment please email talentusa@gymshark.com.

 

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