Date Posted: 8/10/2018

Manager, Visual Merchandising


  • Under Armour
  • Multiple Locations
  • Baltimore
  • 0 year(s)
  • Full-Time
  • Not Available
Job Description

Under Armour is all about performance. Because what we make empowers athletes in every form to push themselves, to turn good into great, and to stay hungry for whatever comes next. And this is exactly what we expect from each other.
Working with us means one key thing: no matter what you do, you see every day and every project as a chance to push your field forward. In every store and every office, we build teams where everyone is an MVP. And together we tackle every challenge head on. Because we work to push the gear, the game, and ourselves farther.
We’re looking for people who do more than good work. We’re looking for the Best in Every Game.
Under Armour is the chosen brand of this generation of athletes... and the athletes of tomorrow. We're about performance - in training and on game day, in blistering heat and bitter cold. Whatever the conditions, whatever the sport, Under Armour delivers the advantage athletes have come to demand.
That demand has created an environment of growth. An environment where building a great team is vital. An environment where doing whatever it takes is the baseline and going above and beyond to protect the Brand is commonplace.
The world's hungriest athletes live by a code, a pledge to themselves and everyone else: Protect This House... I Will.  Our goal is to Build A Great Team!  Will YOU…Protect This House?!
Summary:
We need a hard-working and motivated individual for the role of Manager of Visual Merchandising - North America Wholesale.  This person will work closely with cross functional teams to plan and implement visual merchandising strategies and tactics to meet specific account goals; build brand and category growth and exceed customer expectations.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Create the Visual Merchandising Strategies and Space Plans for our strategic wholesale accounts
Work with the Merchant, Planning, Marketing and Sales teams developing the appropriate assortment levels based on store size and space.
Be the liaison between internal global visual team and external visual partners
Work closely with Account Marketing and Shop teams on strategies and budgets for fixtures and props.
Manage the creation and execution of all mannequin styling for our wholesale accounts
Work with cross-functional teams to remove obstacles; identify and escalate issues for timely resolution
Utilize our Retail Lab to test for and ensure corporate buy-in for seasonal sets
Assess our competition, monitor and provide feedback on findings
Participate in market tours to evaluate business needs and assess the level of impact of current strategies
Other duties as assigned
Qualifications To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Ability to be part of a team, set challenging standards, develop strong partnerships, and lead others to action
Highly creative
Flexibility to shift focus and priorities.
Proficient in Microsoft office applications. 
Experience of InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator required.
Ability to work in a fast paced, changing environment
Education and/or Experience 
Bachelor’s degree or related work experience
Minimum 4 years visual merchandising experience in a corporate retail environment
Minimum 2 years of previous supervisory/leadership experience  
Minimum of five years Retail Management experience
Under Armour is an equal employment opportunity employer.  We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified individuals without regard to the following legally protected characteristics: race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information (including characteristics and testing), military/veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by local, state or federal law.  We assure you that your opportunity for employment with Under Armour depends solely on your qualifications.

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Date Posted: 8/10/2018

Manager, Visual Merchandising


  • Under Armour
  • Multiple Locations
  • Baltimore
  • 0 year(s)
  • Full-Time
  • Not Available