Visual Merchandiser

Location: Ogilvy - Montreal (1307 Sainte-Catherine Street W.)
Department: Visual Merchandising
Cosmetic/Brand Line:
Work Status: Temporary Full-Time (Contract)
# of openings: 1
Project #: 15721


Holt Renfrew offers you an inspiring, fashion-driven environment with opportunities to learn and grow. From our incredible partnerships with iconic luxury brands, to our commitments to corporate social responsibility, you will be inspired every day. 

As Canada’s leading luxury retailer, our purpose at Holt Renfrew is to Inspire a Life of Style and this inspiration starts with you! Together, we drive Passion, Warmth, Excellence, and Unity, to deliver extraordinary experiences and build lasting relationships with our customers and each other. 

A job at Holt Renfrew offers a competitive total compensation, a generous employee discount, pension, and health & dental benefits, tuition assistance, and continuous learning and development.

  The Visual Merchandiser creates exciting, authoritative cutting-edge visual presentations for store installations (interiors and/or windows) and presents store merchandise to company standards encouraging customers to purchase.

Specific responsibilities include (but are not limited to) the following:

  • Execute corporate merchandising floor sets/brand adjacencies, product placement and all signage installation and maintenance

  • Adhere to the corporate visual merchandising product standards, process and protocols

  • Coach and promote the visual merchandising guidelines through working in partnership with internal teams, sales associates and vendors

  • Understand the company’s brand matrix and essence while remaining updated with the vendor guidelines

  • Research and maintain knowledge of relevant fashion trends and vendor styling guidelines, to develop a fashion point of view, specific to Holt Renfrew’s brand identify and core customer segments

  • Create leading-edge presentations in windows, interior focals, department mannequins and merchandise integration in connection to SSC directives

  • Drive elevation and luxury positioning within all visual merchandising activities

  • Execute commitment to a continually fresh experience for our customers

    • Properly monitor, provide plans and movement to integrate new items

    • Rotate and blend aged items on a regular basis

  • Partner with all internal Associates and Management teams to plan, implement and maintain all visual merchandising presentations with the objective to drive sales

  • Partner with Sales Associates, DSAs, Personal Shoppers to ensure product is presented according to Visual Merchandising guidelines such as steaming of garments, merchandise is dust free and properly displayed

  • Source props and materials where required, and as directed by the reporting management team

  • Implement painting, technical space development, prop and vinyl installation, where directed and required

  • Maintain studio storage spaces and collateral areas in a clean, tidy, and organized manner

  • Contribute collaboratively to gather feedback and deliver them to the store management team and SSC

  • Comply with all Health & Safety practices/requirements, as well as all Merchandise protection and inventory standards, as outlined by the organization

The ideal candidate:

  • Minimum 3 years of Visual Merchandising experience
  • Related Fashion school and/or Visual Merchandising courses/diploma

The measures of success: 

  • Contribution to financial objectives
  • Individual objectives linked to the achievement of department goals
  • Feedback from internal and external clients

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