Retail, Marketing / Advertising, Design / Graphic Arts / Creative
A Merchandise Displayer and Window Trimmer is responsible for creating attractive and eye-catching displays of merchandise in store windows and inside stores. They use their creative skills to arrange items in a visually pleasing manner to attract customers.
The main responsibilities of a Visual Merchandiser include developing concepts and themes for displays, creating eye-catching product arrangements, selecting and arranging props and decorations, collaborating with other departments to ensure that displays and products are coordinated with marketing campaigns and promotions, and maintaining the cleanliness and organization of the display area.
|Plan commercial displays
|Artistic Interests Creativity
|Create displays in accordance company brand and objectives and aesthetic criteria
|Achievement striving Adaptability
|Conducting store visits and assessments
|Managing the inventory of display materials
|Training staff on visual merchandising standards
|Conducting research to inform decisions
|Keeping up to date with latest developments in the field
|Collaborating with store managers and others
|Amiability Emotional intelligence Teamwork
Soft skills measured by TraitForward
|No of Questions
|Cronbach’s alpha (α)
|Do they have a desirable work ethic?
|Do they want to make their work stand out?
|Are they calm? Do they respect others?
|Do they know what makes things look nice?
|Do they know how to come up with new solutions?
|Can they come up with new solutions to old problems?
|Can they take charge, can they convince others?
|Do they know what make others tick?
|Are they good team members?
Did you Know?
Source: US Department of Labor – Bureau of Labor Statistics
Find out the psychometric properties for the Visual Merchandiser Traitforward questionnaire