Boscov's Department Store, LLC Visual Merchandising/ Sales Associate- FT in New Hartford, New York
Boscov’s Visual Merchandising/ Sales Associate
Use your visual merchandising background to launch an exciting career in retail with one of the nation’s leading retailers! Boscov's is a chain of full service department stores serving the total family needs of our customers. For nearly 100 years, Boscov's has been known for its great values and famous brands, and for offering a broad selection of quality merchandise in its stores and online. We are looking for Retail Visual Specialists to join our growing retail team.
As part of a fast-paced, dynamic visual merchandising team, you will develop relationships with our coworkers and ensure that each customer’s needs are met in a quick and efficient manner. Whether you have previous visual merchandising experience OR customer service experience, this is a great opportunity to pursue a rewarding career with a company known for quality and big savings. Apply today!
As a Retail Visual Specialist, you will ensure the proper visual merchandising of the entire selling floor. You will be responsible for establishing professional, yet personalized rapport with all coworkers and customers in order to provide the best customer experience.
Additional responsibilities include:
Partners with Store and Department managers to execute seasonal Prototype presentations
Executes departmental and storewide visual merchandising programs and departmental floor moves that will help engage the customer
Update and maintain mannequins/forms/presentations as dictated by new receipts or trends and targeted demographics.
Educate departments on Back to Basics standards, floor sets, merchandising and wallscaping
Execute cosmetics and promotional calendars.
Execute window presentations (where applicable)
Grid fixtures/adjust accent lighting
Order visual properties following Corporate guidelines
Perform daily morning floor walk of entire store to determine tasks to be accomplished, i.e. presentations are properly maintained
Maintain the cleanliness, safety, and organization of the stock/work area
Attend meetings and training sessions with Corporate Visual
Email communication and basic paper work
Selling merchandise and providing customer service as per company standards (i.e., greet and acknowledge customers, solid product knowledge, and all other components of customer service)
Maintaining the appearance of the selling floor
Performing marketing activities such as opening new Boscov’s charge accounts to achieve goals set by the company
Accurately and efficiently completing all transactions and paperwork while adhering to all company policies and procedures
Maintaining an awareness of advertised merchandise; processing and maintaining stock by assisting in receiving, folding, straightening, and replenishing merchandise
Successful candidates for the Retail Visual Specialist role should have the ability and desire to actively engage customers through storewide visual merchandising programs.
Additional requirements of the Retail Visual Specialist include:
• Experience in merchandising and styling, with knowledge of current trends.
• 2 years of visual merchandising experience (preferably a department store environment).
• Ability to communicate clearly and professionally with customers and coworkers.
• Demonstrate a high level of professionalism, highly organized with an attention to detail.
• Ability to read and understand floor plans and planograms.
• Comfortable operating a computer, open to learning new programs and systems.
• Ability to work as part of a team, or independently with little supervision.
At Boscov’s, we value our employees, and that’s why we provide a competitive compensation and benefits package. As a member of our retail operations team, you will be eligible to receive:
• Competitive starting rate
• Weekly Pay
• Comprehensive benefits package, including medical/dental
• Paid Vacations and Personal days
• Liberal Employee Discounts
• Opportunity for Advancement
• Much More!
Work where people love to shop!
Equal Opportunity Employer