Visual Merchandising Manager Application | Billini Head Office

As Billini enters an exciting period of growth, we are looking for an experienced and creative Visual Merchandising Manager with a love for accessories to join our expanding team in Marrickville, Sydney. While also being highly connected to our stores nationally, you will be a critical part of the Retail team and thrive working in a fast-paced, collaborative and supportive environment.

WHAT YOU WILL DO

- Develop and execute the visual merchandising strategy to support seasonal direction across retail stores nationwide based on sales performance, store grading and target customer
- Create and implement successful visual displays and window installations and ensure these are communicated to store teams effectively
- Merchandise model stores to represent company visual standards, merchandising guidelines, and brand integrity
- Build strong relationships with marketing, buying and retail store teams to achieve company objectives and creative synergies across all divisions
- Be across current retail trends, including evolving VM guidelines and approaches to enhance customer navigation, shop ability, and overall retail engagement and experience
- Identify opportunities to improve delivery performance through cost saving, execution, timing, and consistency
- Lead, train and develop a team, including the VM instore coordinator
- Assist Retail Team with in-store activations and events
- Working closely with external partners, suppliers and printers
- Assist the execution of all new store openings
- Track, monitor and communicate visual results to the wider business and participate in regular reporting to key stakeholders
- Create and maintain VM calendar to manage deadlines in line with marketing calendar

ABOUT YOU

- 4+ years managing a team of direct reports in a similar leadership role
- Demonstrated experience within the retail fashion industry, preferably across footwear and or accessories categories
- Strong computer skills in Excel, Power Point and Outlook
- Competencies in Photoshop, InDesign and Acrobat preferred
- Strong stakeholder management skills and the ability to build relationships with ease
- Cultural ambassador with the ability to adapt to change and encourage a positive environment within the store teams
- Be creative, commercially aware and a confident decision maker
- Collaborative team player and a willingness to work individually and with cross-functional teams
- Self-starter with strong attention to detail
- You will work well with change and be able to work within a fast pace environment

WHY WORK AT BILLINI?

- Enticing remuneration package
- Hybrid working arrangement: 1 day work from home, 4 days work from the office
- Generous staff discounts on Billini and Banbe products
- Modern office space in Marrickville
- Close to transport links – our office is less than a 10 minute walk from Sydenham train station
- A day off on your birthday
- Enjoy regular team bonding events
- Dog friendly office

who we are

Billini is Australia's leading and fastest growing brands of women’s fashion footwear and accessories at affordable price points. Banbe Eyewear is a sister brand setting a new high for fashion eyewear across the globe. Our stylish designs, value for money proposition and talented team have set the stage for our continued success and global growth. Collectively our brands have grown to more than 1,000 global stockists as well as our own 32 retail stores located in Australia and powerful online stores: billini.com and banbeeyewear.com.

When you join Billini, you become part of a vibrant family that focuses our values: passion, collaboration, and progression.

If you are looking to take the next step in your creative career, would like to join a growing company and be rewarded for your contributions, then we would love to hear from you.

To apply, please enclose a cover letter along with your resume (max 4 pages).
This role is a full time permanent position.
Only applicants who have been shortlisted will be contacted in relation to their application.