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The Estee Lauder Companies Designer, Visual Merchandising, MAC in New York, New York

Designer, Visual Merchandising, MAC

Brand: MAC

Description

POSITION SUMMARY:

The primary role of the Global VM Designer is to work closely with the internal teams (Creative Services, Creative, Store Design, etc.) and Global VM Director to ensure M.A.C’s visual merchandising presentations are consistent and representative of the brand’s global standards across all channels. He/She will concept, coordinate and demonstrate the ability to roll out global strategy in the assigned perimeter and take initiatives in implementing changes in a timely manner. This position is responsible for graphic design, form development and execution of tester and merchandising units related to permanent and seasonal programs for the brand and for issuing merchandising and visual guidelines globally.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

  • Based on creative requests/briefs, develop designs that are clear, visually impactful, easy to navigate and consistent with overall channel strategies.

  • Produce 3D renderings and 2D graphics to answer global and/or regional needs: permanent displayers, launch content and digital guidelines, in-store artwork and graphics.

  • Based on competitive landscape, develop top shelf displays to stand out from the competition and highlight new product launches or in line assortments.

  • Support director with creative design and execution of all visual needs (graphics, perm displayers, presentations, guidelines, etc.)

  • Develop graphics, package and create digital visual guidelines for launch and/or evergreen programs

  • Work with key partners (ID, SD) to ensure designs achieve the best results for each product display.

  • Maintain a well-organized database of graphics (on shared server) for each retailer and open sell fixture globally.

ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assessment of creative requests and ability to formulate initial design proposals with little direction.

  • Development and presentation of concepts to all levels of management.

  • Effective time management skills and the ability to meet deadlines.

  • Exceptional organizational and communication skills

  • Ambitious, enthusiastic and flexible

  • Innovative thinker

Qualifications

  • 1-3 years experience in merchandising, visual display, styling, events or related areas - preferably luxury beauty brands

  • Beauty experience is REQUIRED

  • Experience with visual merchandising design, including tester displays and gondola designs

  • Experience working in a fast-paced, high pressure, creative environment.

  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator), Rhino, Keyshot, Sketchup

  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task with agility

  • Must be a self-starter, flexible and imaginative with an understanding of 3D design

  • Can take direction, work independently and collaboratively

  • Knowledge of retail trends, and SMC environments

Job: Creative / Design

Primary Location: Americas-US-NY-New York

Job Type: Standard

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1st (Day) Shift

Job Number: 1816058

We are an equal opportunity employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. It is Company's policy not to discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, sex or gender (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), gender identity or gender expression (including transgender status), sexual orientation, marital status, military service and veteran status, physical or mental disability, protected medical condition as defined by applicable state or local law, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws and ordinances. The Company will endeavor to provide a reasonable accommodation consistent with the law to otherwise qualified employees and prospective employees with a disability and to employees and prospective employees with needs related to their religious observance or practices. Should you wish to apply for this position or any other position with the Company and you believe you require assistance to complete an application or participate in an interview, please contact USApplicantAccommodations@Estee.com

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