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Staff employed as Visual Merchandisers help to design the displays found inside of shops and in shop windows. They are responsible for presenting goods in a way that entices customers and maximises retail sales.
Visual retail professionals, usually enter into their careers through a background in design or by working their way up the career ladder following taking on an assistant's position in the retail industry. Foundation degrees and degrees in visual merchandising are appropriate qualifications for this line of work, as are qualifications from the British Display Society (BDS).
Visual Merchandiser entry requirements
New recruits usually develop their skills on-the-job, with many large retail companies providing structured training programmes for their staff. Visual merchandisers tend to be employed by fashion and homeware stores. In large retail stores, visual merchandisers may work independently or as part of a large team. Those in full-time positions may work between 37 and 40 hours a week. Late evening work is commonplace as displays tend to be set up when stores are closed to the general public. Part-time work is often available.
Employment openings tend to be advertised through design and retail trade publications and recruitment agencies specialising in retail jobs. Starting salaries for staff involved in creating visual displays are between £12,000 and £16,000 a year, rising to around £20,000 a year for those with experience. Visual merchandising managers may earn up to £45,000 a year.
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Careers In Design (Recruitment) Ltd
At Careers In Design our expertise and market knowledge lies within the Architectural, Interior, and Product Design industries. We work nationwide and have helped clients throughout the UK and overseas. We handle design vacancies and search assignments at all levels.
Get Recruited - UK
With a network of top Display Assistants at our disposal, Get Recruited is the ideal recruitment partner to help promote your Retail business. Our award-winning team, that includes specialist Retail recruiters, understands the Visual Marketing profession and can supply creative and design-trained candidates of the highest quality. Looking to make a temporary hire? We do that too, offering nationwide coverage from our UK branches.
Ellis Mack Catering, Hospitality & Retail Specialists
A specialist Retail and Hospitality Recruitment Agency. Experienced consultants with successful track records recruiting across all sectors of Retail. A detailed pre-screening and interview process is conducted for all candidates before submission ensuring that both the skill set and the cultural fit of our shortlist matches the needs of our clients. Excellent rates and rebate periods providing peace of mind and value for money. A focus on retention and after care for our clients that add to the bespoke service Ellis Mack provides.
Recruiter TipWhen seeking to grow your Visual Merchandising team and you decide to appoint a specialist to recruit on your behalf, it is advisable to make sure your brief is very clear. There are a lot of candidates in VM but sourcing the right one quite often comes down to brand experience / match and culture fit. Time spent providing a detailed brief to your Recruiter will not be wasted.
Berry Recruitment - Commercial Division
From senior director level to more junior within finance, HR, marketing, sales, customer service and administration our Office and Contact Centre service is geared towards matching candidates with opportunities which precisely suit their capabilities. We have an established pedigree within the sector and our specialist teams are well qualified to advise and assist your career development.
Discover Retail Limited
Discover Retail has been partnering retailers since we open our doors in 2005. We are extreme specialists in the Retail Operation, Head Office and Retail E-Commerce field. We work closely with our clients identifying the right culture fit and skill set for each individual vacancy - we love retail!
CEIS Business and Recruitment Services Limited
CEIS has been providing recruitment and business services to various industries/sectors throughout Scotland and further afield since 2006, always using local personnel. Working closely with businesses, CEIS can provide a creative and quality recruitment service, eliminating the time consuming and sometimes expensive advertising and recruitment processes.
Dobson Welch Ltd
Dobson Welch is an independent recruitment agency run by experienced consultants with a genuine passion for the industry. What sets us apart from other agencies is our interest in your business and dedication to finding the right people for you. If you want an honest, transparent and consultative recruitment specialist whose main aim is to build strong, lasting working relationships and deliver a first class service, then please get in touch.
Recruiter TipChoosing a career in the VM world is very competitive. You have to outshine the competition at all times. When applying for roles and attending interviews it is essential you prepare in detail. VM is a creative role, so you need to think outside of the box! We suggest you put together a 'WOW' portfolio and always ensure before interview a number of stores and detailed creative SWOT is completed. Stand out from the crowd!
AJW Recruitment is an independent privately owned recruitment agency with a fresh and honest approach to recruitment. Getting to know both clients and candidates and what each person is looking for so I can successfully place people in the right jobs to give full job satisfaction and get the client the staff.
As an established recruitment specialist, we're the chosen recruitment partner for many of the UK's leading retail companies. Detail2Retail can help you make the right choice when it comes to furthering your career. We are passionate about delivering fantastic service, giving quality job advice and support. We are committed to matching the right candidates with the right vacancies.
Gold Recruitment Services
Retail is our niche market. Our specialist sector is In-store retail support. Our consultants have over a decade of experience of working within the industry, therefore we have a good understanding of the market and what it takes to represent your company and brand. We are able to provide a complete support service to suppliers and retailers on a nationwide basis; from merchandisers, stock takers and replenishes, to SEL and POS knowledgeable staff.