The Donna Karan Company LLC Visual Merchandising & Print Production Associate in New York, New York
GIII Apparel Group is a leading manufacturer and distributor of apparel and accessories under licensed brands, owned brands and private label brands with an entrepreneurial culture that flows throughout the comprehensive portfolio of over 30 licensed and proprietary brands, including Andrew Marc, Calvin Klein, Donna Karan, Kenneth Cole, Cole Haan, Tommy Hilfiger, Karl Lagerfeld, Levi's, Dockers, Vince Camuto, Kensie, and G.H. Bass, among others.
GIII also has licenses with the four major professional sports leagues, as well as over 100 U.S. colleges and universities. In addition, G-III currently designs, manufactures and markets an extensive range of apparel, including outerwear, dresses, sportswear, beachwear, women's suits and women's performance wear, as well as luggage and women's handbags, small leather goods and various accessories.
GIII Apparel Group is currently seeking an Visual Merchandising & Print Production Associate to join it's retail team based in New York City!
About AM Retail Group
AM Retail Group, a division of G-III Apparel Group consists of DKNY, Karl Lagerfeld Paris, G.H Bass & Co., Andrew Marc & Wilsons Leather. AMRG operates ecommerce websites & over 300 retail store locations across brands.
The Visual Merchandising & Print Production Associate is responsible for supporting the Visual department in creating & executing floorset direction & In Store signage for the Footwear / Apparel / Accessories area of the business.
Responsible for the overall execution, organization & communication of the monthly in store Floorset for 115 G.H. Bass Factory Outlet store locations.
Partner with Merchants to understand product assortment plans & translate this into a store level product merchandising presentation.
Initiate creative concepts for merchandising product categories by season for in-store and window presentation. Responsible for ensuring styles are merchandised to drive business results in a visually compelling way.
Maintain store Signage & Fixture matrix, including updating merchandising elements of each store as needed.
Manage weekly React to Business marketing communication documents by price group and partner with Store Operations to communicate to the field
Provide clear direction to stores with a comprehensive floorset document. Partner with Store Communications to ensure stores are able to follow the direction & execute the plan at the store level.
Create seasonal training tools & product knowledge for Stores.
Develop innovative floorsets and display techniques in partnership with the Director for monthly merchandise deliveries.
Manage the In Store signage process – provide direction to graphic designer, manage print print production bid process, coordinate distribution of sign kits to stores & manage budget related to print marketing.
Manage photoshoots to support In Store signage needs.
Manage the Print Marketing budget. Responsible for keeping projects on time and within budget.
2-5 years of visual merchandising experience, In-store retail experience preferred.
Strong written, verbal communication, and organizational skills.
Versatile; embraces change and is consistently able to develop and adapt to the needs of the business.
Strong time management and interpersonal skills.
Ability to work independently and multitask in a fast paced environment.
Flexible with a team player attitude.
Proficient in basic computer skills (Microsoft Office).
Working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator).
Ability to travel domestically and NY Metro area monthly.
Bachelor’s Degree in Fashion Merchandising, Marketing or Similar.
Advertised Job Title: Visual Merchandising & Print Production Associate
External Company Name: Donna Karan Company LLC, The
External Company URL: http://www.donnakaran.com/
Street: 512 7th Avenue