Share this Job
Create Alert

VMD Window Designer

Date: Apr 8, 2021

Location: NY, NY, US

Company: Fast Retailing Group

UNIQLO is a brand of Fast Retailing Co., Ltd., a leading global Japanese retail holding company that designs, manufactures and sells clothing under seven main brands: Comptoir des Cotonniers, GU, Helmut Lang, J Brand, Princesse tam.tam, Theory, and UNIQLO. With global sales of approximately 1.14 trillion yen for the 2013 fiscal year ending August 31, 2013 (US $11.62 billion, calculated in yen using the end of August 2013 rate of $1 = 98.36 yen), Fast Retailing is one of the world’s largest apparel retail companies, and UNIQLO is Japan’s leading specialty retailer.

 

UNIQLO continues to open large-scale stores in some of the world's most important cities and locations, as part of its ongoing efforts to solidify its status as a truly global brand. Today the company has a total of more than 1,200 stores in 14 markets worldwide including Japan, China, France, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Russia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, U.K. and U.S. In addition, Grameen UNIQLO, a social business established in Bangladesh in September 2010, opened its two first stores in Dhaka in July 2013. UNIQLO operates an integrated business model under which it designs, manufactures, markets and sells high-quality, casual apparel. The company believes that truly great clothes should be supremely comfortable, feature universal designs, are of high quality and offer a superb fit to everyone who wears them.

 

With a corporate statement committed to changing clothes, changing conventional wisdom and change the world, Fast Retailing is dedicated to creating great clothing with new and unique value to enrich the lives of people everywhere. For more information about UNIQLO and Fast Retailing, please visit www.uniqlo.com and www.fastretailing.com.

 

 

Company Overview:
Apparel that comes from the Japanese values of simplicity, quality and longevity. Designed to be of the time and for the time, LifeWear is made with such modern elegance that it becomes the building blocks of each individual’s style. A perfect shirt that is always being made more perfect. The simplest design hiding the most thoughtful and modern details. The best in fit and fabric made to be affordable and accessible to all. LifeWear is clothing that is constantly being innovated, bringing more warmth, better design, and better comfort to people’s lives.

 

Position Overview:
The role is responsible for the creation and compilation of Window Design directives In addition, responsibilities will include; adjusting and compiling photos and data, creating Window Displays and renderings, and developing streamlined communication with the stores.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Create renderings, gather and adjust product images for window displays of mannequins, propping, fixtures, and marketing materials for windows.
  • Create and update communication documents.
  • Responsible for gathering and interpreting window design sketches to develop  directive templates
  • Responsible for ensuring all communication is clear, concise, accurate, and consistent with brand standards.
  • Partner with cross functional teams to integrate window display, visual merchandising, store design and collateral.
  • Leverage strong organizational and communication skills to manage multiple projects at one time.
  • Other related duties to be assigned by direct supervisor

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Visual Merchandising, Graphic Design, or related fields.
  • 4+ years of related experience, working with a corporate visual merchandising team to design, compile, and communicate visual directives.
  • Highly proficient in Adobe Creative Suite: InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator.
  • Strong computer graphics and rendering skills.
  • Proven ability to work in fast-paced environment, adapt to constantly-changing priorities, and meet deadlines.
  • Proven ability to organize and manage multiple projects.
  • Proven ability to successfully communicate design direction and strategy to store management and other internal teams.
  • Excellent listening, written and oral communication skills
  • Regular, dependable attendance and punctuality

 

 

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, Fast Retailing does not discriminate against applicants or employees because of race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, veteran status, disability, age, citizenship, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression or because of any other status or condition protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

Posting Notes: NY || New York (US-NY) || United States (US) || Experienced Professional || Corporate || UNIQLO || EX:OUT || UNIQLO ||