Visual Merchandising Manager Singapore

Job description

About the company

Lenskart is Asia’s largest eyewear company serving 40 Million people - helping them see better and lead better quality lives. We have more than 1500 omnichannel stores across 175 cities in India, Singapore and UAE. Our aim is to serve One Billion eyes by 2025 globally. And in this journey, we want to go beyond vision correction to transform the way people see and experience the world. That’s our new purpose - and we can only get there through cutting-edge technology and exceptional people.

Our international businesses are young and hustling, growing at warp speed to cater to larger shares of their respective markets. At present, we have a distribution presence of more than 40 retail stores across Singapore and UAE, and active expansion plans across Asia and the Middle east regions.

About the team

Our merchandising team aims to disrupt the eyewear industry and want to be a first mover in eyewear fashion. We challenge ourselves to think differently with every collection/eyewear. The team delivers a critical part of the “design to delivery” experience including buying, create and implement merchandising plans that maximize product visibility and drive sales .

This role is based in our Singapore office reporting to our Head of Merchandising, International

What your responsibilities will be

  • Define, design and implement a creative visual merchandising strategy

  • Create appealing and eye-catching visual displays that lead the customer through the entire store

  • Produce window displays, signs, interior displays, floor plans and special promotions displays

  • Identify key messages and set a clear image of the end result

  • Come up with, revise and present design ideas with assistant merchandisers

  • Act in alignment to the organization’s culture, products, image and target market

  • Monitor costs and work within budget

  • Oversee the production and brief staff on arranging displays

  • Change displays to promote new product launches and reflect festive or seasonal themes

  • Liaise with suppliers and source elements

  • Research lifestyle, demographics and design trends

Job requirements

Who we are looking for

Minimum Experience

  • 3+ years of experience in visual merchandising

  • Demonstrated proficiency in delivering multiple projects within tight deadlines and budgets

  • Knowledge of retail design, operational procedures, interfaces, construction means, methods and materials.

  • Ability to collaborate with cross functional teams

  • Strong communication skills

Preferred Experience

  • Undergraduate degree in graphic design , visual communications , spatial design or related fields

  • Experience with a global retail brand is an added advantage.