What you'll do...
Visual Merchandising is a new capability for Walmart. Our role is to create breakthrough product presentation strategies that balance inspiration with ease in execution, spark discovery and drive conversion across all categories. The Coordinator Visual Merchandising will play a key role in supporting the development of End-to-End Visual process, collaborate with key cross functional partners, and will assist in creating scalable presentations that elevate the in-store experience. They are passionate about visual merchandising, champions of execution excellence, stewards of holistic experiences and ambassadors of an inclusive culture.
Ideal candidates will be able to work through ambiguity, foster connectivity with the cross-functional teams (Merchandising, Product Design, Space Planning, Merch Operations, Marketing, Retail Marketing, Store Operations, etc.), educate and promote visual merchandising as an essential function and be ready to roll-up their sleeves.
About Walmart Marketing
Named Ad Age's Marketer of the Year in 2022, you'll join an internationally recognized team of thinkers, creators, and problem solvers passionate about helping people save money and live better.
Walmart Marketing is a dynamic, multidimensional organization dedicated to redefining how the world shops through impactful creative and fast-paced innovation - all grounded in customer insights and brand strategy. We live out our company values each day while striving to exceed customer expectations and drive growth for the company.
We orchestrate marketing campaigns and experiences that reach millions of daily shoppers. Our work spans the digital and physical spaces and combines the work of numerous internal teams and external advertising and media agencies. Our teams work together to show our customers how they can save money and live better. If you are motivated by complex challenges and want to build the future of commerce and consumer services, a Marketing role at Walmart could be what you've been looking for.
Our Marketing team has flexibility on location, for most of our openings, you can live within driving distance to one of our hubs: Bentonville, AR or Hoboken, NJ. We're moving toward 3 days in the office per week, with flexibility.
You will make an impact by :Partnering with team as they introduce the organization to the Visual Merchandising capability, both at Home Office and Field; evangelizing Visual Merchandising as an essential function within Walmart's operating modelWorking with buyers, design and product development teams to produce clear collection groups based on store count and architecturePartnering with Managers to create presentations that demonstrate the overall brand strategy in alignment with partnersCreating support documentations to bring the strategy/initiative to life prior to internal milestonesSupporting and assisting in the handoff of visual merchandising presentations and brand strategies to visual communication partnersAssisting with the creation of visual guides and provides content for visual merchandising playbooks on optimal product presentation for field support teams; ensures alignment with the Walmart brand proposition.Leveraging data, customer and competitive insights and trend to inform the end-to-end presentation strategiesConfirming and implementing visual floor plans in collaboration with space planning and MOD teamOrganizing visual assets and store information that is clear and understandable for cross-functional partnersSupporting development of Visual Merchandising Operating Model / Ways of WorkingManaging visual merchandising key milestone calendar in partnership with cross-functional teams and project management teamMonitoring execution progress and ensuring deliverable quality and clarity of message (e.g., coordinating meetings, developing store lists, capturing key data) for large or complex projectsCollaborating with other Marketing groups (e.g., Creative and Design, Customer Experience) and stakeholders outside of Marketing (e.g., Store Planning, Real Estate, Merchandising, Central Operations, external vendors, agency partners) to coordinate implementation tactics for large or complex projectsEnsuring business needs are being met by evaluating the ongoing effectiveness of current plans, programs, and initiatives; consulting with business partners, managers, co-workers, or other key stakeholders; soliciting, evaluating, and applying suggestions for improving efficiency and cost- effectivenessYou'll sweep us off our feet if:
You can lift up to 50lbsYou can observe associate, customer, or supplier behaviorYou can enter and locate information on computerYou can present information to small or large groups and individualsYou can communicate effectively in person or by using telecommunications equipmentYou can creates documents, reports, etc., using a writing instrument (such as a pencil or pen) or computer. Visually verifies information, often in small print.Minimum Qualifications
2-5 years of Visual Merchandising Experience, including 1+ years of corporate/home office experienceStrong communication, organizational and time management skillsAbility to work through ambiguity in a fast-paced environment and support multiple complex projects at onceAdaptability to organizational changes, fast paced environments and complex structuresAptitude for building strong partnerships, presenting to and influencing across capabilitiesProficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, Sketchup and Adobe Creative SuiteDemonstrated ability to collaborate and influence leadershipInnovative thinker that is grounded in market knowledge and customer insightsTravel domestically to and from multiple facilities or work-sites requiring consecutive overnight stays.Preferred Qualifications
Bachelor's degree in Visual Merchandising, Marketing, Art, Design or related field and/or equivalent experience1+ years' experience in field visual merchandisingExperience in Apparel and Home/Hard Goods is a plusHow you'll thrive at Walmart:
Performance-based incentive awards401k with company matchDiscounted employee stock purchase planPaid parental leave,New surrogacy & adoption benefitsUnlimited Flex Time OffWorking alongside a diverse group of collaborative and innovative team membersOpportunity for growth and development across several areas of the Fortune 1 organizationAnd much more
Equal Opportunity Employer
Walmart, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer - By Choice. We believe we are best equipped to help our associates, customers and the communities we serve live better when we really know them. That means understanding, respecting and valuing diversity- unique styles, experiences, identities, ideas and opinions - while being inclusive of all people.
Who We Are
Join Walmart and your work could help over 275 million global customers live better every week. Yes, we are the Fortune #1 company. But you'll quickly find we're a company who wants you to feel comfortable bringing your whole self to work. A career at Walmart is where the world's most complex challenges meet a kinder way of life. Our mission spreads far beyond the walls of our stores. Join us and you'll discover why we are a world leader in diversity and inclusion, sustainability, and community involvement. From day one, you'll be empowered and equipped to do the best work of your life. careers.walmart.com
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