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Visual Merchandiser



Position Locations

Boston, MA and Providence, RI


Company Overview

ZenGenius, Inc. is a Visual Merchandising, Event Merchandising, and Creative Direction company that provides visual support around the world. ZenGenius was created with a vision to bring the knowledge of Visual Merchandising to the world, keep the art of Visual Merchandising vibrant and provide creative support to retailers and businesses around the world.


At ZenGenius, we have the unique pleasure of working with many different clients by providing visual merchandising services such as:

  • Apparel and Hard Lines Merchandising

  • Mannequin Styling

  • Visual Display Installation and Tear Down

  • Concept Development

  • New Store Openings / Shop Rollouts

  • Training Seminars and Workshops

  • Graphic Design

  • Sourcing & Procurement

  • Allocation & Distribution


Position Overview

A Visual Merchandiser works with ZenGenius’s clients to support a variety of visual merchandising projects located in the field or at their Corporate Offices. Please note that hours may fluctuate weekly, as this is part-time work.


Applicants are to be based out of Boston, MA, or Providence, RI area.


Responsibilities
  • Awareness of industry trends and emerging merchandising strategies

  • Execute product placement according to the client’s visual merchandising standards

  • Participate in company floor sets and walk-through preparation

  • Install exciting visual presentations and product displays

  • Dress and style mannequins and bust forms

  • Hang and install signs and displays by use of hand and power tools

  • Vinyl installations

  • Understand the client's vision by installing displays that depict their style and message

  • Identify and source mannequins, props, fixtures, and signage

  • Ensure all products and decor are handled properly and the workspace is kept clean and functional at all times

  • Must demonstrate an eye for detail

  • Understand the client’s vision and follow instructions


Qualifications
  • Associate’s degree or equivalent

  • 3+ years of retail experience with visual merchandising as a key focus

  • Ability to work in a freelance capacity, and be comfortable with a schedule that varies weekly

  • Ability to travel including overnights as needed

  • Flexibility to include evenings, weekends, and long hours to meet the demands of business

  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment

  • Superior visual merchandising expertise

  • Handle, carry and dress mannequins

  • Creative thinker

  • Basic knowledge of hand tools and power tools

  • Communicates timely and effectively, both verbal and written

  • Ability to listen and follow directions

  • Ability to lift at least 50 pounds

  • Physical requirements include the ability to twist, bend, squat, reach, climb a ladder and stand for extended periods, including repetitive use of upper extremities

To Apply

Send an email with your resume to careers@zengenius.com. Please include the position applying for, Visual Merchandiser - Boston or Visual Merchandiser - Providence, in the subject line.