Visual Merchandising Coordinator

Austin, TX

 Four Hands is looking to hire an experienced Visual Merchandiser.  This role shares dual responsibilities between the wholesale and retail segments of our business.  Responsibilities include managing the visual merchandising of the Four Hands Home retails store and assisting all logistical functions of market planning and execution.  A strong candidate will embody the skills needed to maintain the highest visual standards in the home furnishings industry, actively work with internal Buying and Product Development teams, as well as understand and execute the Four Hands brand aesthetic. Key to this role will be understanding the direct impact of visual merchandising on wholesale and retail sales.
  • Manage the allocation and flow of product to all showrooms by coordinating with internal Logistics and Operations teams
  • Manage external vendors and labor in order to efficiently execute pre-market set up, including defined floor plans, fulfillment of merchandising assets and special projects
  • Fulfill the visual merchandising and product planning needs for the Four Hands Home Retail Store by working with the Retail Manager, Buying and Product Teams
  • Plan and execute 2 major floor moves per year, along with the daily maintenance of retail showroom and Four Hands Corporate Office
  • Maintain a budget of visual merchandising materials and labor
  • Year round merchandising for  holiday displays, special events and sales
  • Support product tagging and inventory efforts of Retail Store
  • Domestic travel; 4 trips per year
  • Other responsibilities as assigned
  • 3 to 5 years of Visual Merchandising experience in a retail setting; home furnishings industry preferred
  • Ability to work independently with little supervision/self-motivated
  • Must be willing to travel as needed
  • Must be able to move or lift heavy objects up to 130 pounds
  • Must be willing to work extended hours as needed to meet department deadlines
  • Must be able to operate most building tools and equipment
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite with intermediate computer literacy
  • Space planning software, specifically Icovia

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