Visual Merchandising Windows Designer

  • Company: Fendi
  • Country/Region: Italy
  • Business group: Fashion & Leather Goods
  • Contract type: Permanent Job
  • Function:
  • Experience required: Minimum 2 years
  • Reference No.: FEND01351
  • Date of publication: 2019.11.15


The position is based in our HQ in Rome. The Visual Merchandising Windows Designer plans, organizes and implements WW Windows installation activities at a Worldwide level.


Main responsibilities

  • Windows Décor
  • Review window order booklet and render all network windows for precise window kit ordering for all schemes
  • Initiate conference calls with local VM and Contractors to review technical booklets for each scheme
  • Plan and execute WW window installation schedule with regional VM's for all stores
  • Challenge the quality of installation by Regional VM's and provide alternative solutions


  • Communication/Guideline
  • Develop strong communication and working relationship with local VM project managers
  • Communicate Key VM window initiatives to Regional VM network in collaboration with WW VM Director
  • Provide artistic direction, support and solutions to regional teams
  • Steamline and consolidate information across all product categories to ensure clear comprehension and application of VM window rotation guidelines
  • Request and compile window photos from each store to review with Regional VM team on quality and execution, send photos and feedback to HQ team after completion of each scheme


  • Special Events & Store Initiatives
  • Collaborate with WW VM Director on creative visual aspects of special events, store openings, and other store initiatives
  • Work with Regional VM's and Store managers on visual aspects of special events and other store initiatives


  • Budget Management & Process
  • Control, update, monitor and manage VM window budget (finance / region / HQ)
  • Evaluate, negotiate and challenge all VM vendor partnerships


  • Bachelor degree or equivalent
  • At least 3/4 years Retail visual merchandising/window installation experience in a multi-store format preferred
  • Strong knowledge and skill of AUTOCAD/RHINO, Adobe Creative Suites (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Acrobat), Power Point, Word, Excel
  • Multi-tasking
  • Very organized, with keen attention-to-detail
  • Capacity to have a critical approach
  • Sense of urgency and ability to reprioritize efficiently
  • Good communication skills (both oral and written)
  • Digital photography required
  • Fluent English - speaking and writing

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