We’re seeking an experienced visual merchandising specialist to join our team. The ideal candidate for this role has experience developing visual merchandising elements for brick-and-mortar stores that increase brand presence and engage consumers to buy. They understand what drives consumer shopping and purchase behavior and can devise merchandising elements and programs to drive ever-increasing store sales for our dealers. We have a highly professional yet refreshingly informal office culture, so feel free to leave your khakis and dress shoes at home, flip-flops and hoodies are just as appropriate here. We’re more impressed with results and a job well done! Headquartered in Plymouth, MN, Revo Brands’ mission is to ignite growth in outdoor enthusiast and mission critical brands through superior innovation, design, and marketing through their brands Real Avid and Outdoor Edge.
What you’ll be doing:
Merchandising Creative Management – Work with marketing and creative team to develop new merchandising concepts for our retail partners that drive incremental sales
Develop top-tier manufacturing partnerships for production and design assistance and fulfillment
Tracks and manages merchandising budget
Collaborate with and inspire Sales Team to develop, maintain and drive a seasonal merchandising calendar for retailers
Successfully manage production schedules and timelines to delivery deadlines
Full merchandising project management responsibly from concept to completion
Research competitive, adjacent and other popular CPG markets for trends and ideation for a continuous stream of project ideas and concepts
Validates feasibility and ROI on merchandising projects to establish accountability and benchmark outcomes
Take charge - Continuously strive to evolve our merchandising offerings and programs and show us what’s next…
Experience and Attributes:
At least three years of experience in a visual merchandising role with responsibilities in concept development, project management and deployment in a retail environment
Experience working with external vendors; purchasing, RFQ’s, project management
Ability to thrive in a collaborative team setting, but also able to work independently to accomplish objectives
Creative out-of-the-box thinker and problem solver
Proven ability to build strong collaborative relationships across departments
Flexible - able to change priorities and direction quickly and effectively
Innovative and creative thinker - keeps abreast of the latest industry technologies and strategies
Excellent communication skills, both in-person and written
We provide a full range of employee benefits, including health, dental, vision and life/LTD insurance, 401k with match, and holiday, sick and vacation pay to full time employees.
Please provide resume and cover letter explaining why you might be a good fit for the position.
Real Avid is a company that brings innovative products to the firearms and shooting markets. Our focus is on turning good ideas into great products. We have assembled a team of talented people doing some amazing work – catapulting us to become the innovation leader in our category. Our products are in most major sporting goods stores like Cabelas / Bass Pro Shops, Academy, Dicks – and also Amazon.
Revo Brands brings together the innovative products of both the Real Avid and Outdoor Edge Cutlery brands.