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Gap Inc. Manager - Women's Visual Merchandising in New York, New York

About Gap

Gap has always been about optimistic American style. Starting with our very first store on Ocean Avenue in San Francisco, opened almost 50 years ago by Doris and Don Fisher. The thread that’s run through those five decades is the phenomenal people that make up our brand – our employees and our customers. People who are rooted in the legacy that makes Gap what it is, but who are also focused on the future. People who want to leave the world better than they found it.

We’ve built our brand on staying true to our roots while always being out in front of what’s next. If you want to be part of an iconic American brand, and help lead the way for where we’re headed, we’d love to have you join us.

About the role

The Visual Merchandising Manager specializing inwomen’s,

creates compellingseasonal in-store merchandise presentations that will guide the way for ourfleet execution of product flows. The ideal candidate will establish productiverelationships with key cross-functional business partners and participate invarious other visual merchandising projects.

What you'll do

  • Deliver compelling and creative visual presentations that support brand strategies and in season management around product.

  • Partner with merchant & design teams throughout the product pipeline to create and document in-store merchandise presentations for multiple seasons.

  • Provide training, direction and communication to the Field through the Visual Merchandising Concept Book.

  • Establish strong, dynamic relationships with all key business partners.

  • Manage seasonal sample process in the studio.

  • Manage all facets of the studio portion of the visual store set.

  • Participate in pre-season meetings to strategize key investments for seasonal store sets.

  • Manage Dept. Calendar and field communication partnering with Visual Ops.

  • Drive the development of new visual merchandising strategies.

  • Own special department projects.

  • Document presentation sets, oversee photographing merchandise presentations, and generate all written communication necessary to create the Visual Presentation Books for stores.

  • Participate in department projects as needed, including new store openings, store work-throughs, field training, and corporate special events.

Who you are

  • 5+ years visual merchandising experience preferred

  • Strong merchandising skills, field merchandising experience preferred.

  • Strong fashion and styling sense with the ability to incorporate new fashion trends into presentation.

  • Must work well in team environment, one team mindset.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Self-motivated with ability to handle multiple projects concurrently

  • Strong attention to detail, accuracy and follow through

  • Ability to plan, prioritize and organize.

  • Computer skills: Basic knowledge of Mac and PC (Word, Illustrator, Excel)

Benefits at Gap

  • Merchandise discount for our brands: 50% off regular-priced merchandise at Gap, Banana Republic and Old Navy, 30% off at Outlet and 25% off at Athleta for all employees.

  • One of the most competitive Paid Time Off plans in the industry.*

  • Employees can take up to five “on the clock” hours each month to volunteer at a charity of their choice.*

  • Extensive 401(k) plan with company matching for contributions up to four percent of an employee’s base pay.*

  • Employee stock purchase plan.*

  • Medical, dental, vision and life insurance.*

  • See more at https://corporate.gapinc.com/en-us/careers/gap-careers/gap-benefits of the benefits we offer.

*For eligible employees

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