Friday, 18 September 2015

Junior Visual Merchandising Assistant 2015

Estée Lauder is hiring a Junior Visual Merchandising Assistant at the Kyalami Head Office.

Estée Lauder is a global leader in prestige beauty, comprising cosmetic brands, Estée Lauder, Clinique, MAC, Bobbi Brown, Jo Malone, Aramis, Créme de la Mer, Lab Series, Tom Ford & Smashbox.


  • Grade 12

  • Full unrestricted driver’s licence

  • Experience within a department store an advantage

  • MS Office

  • Ability to work within tight deadlines

Key Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Maintain all store hardware, access / open service and open sell elements

  • Order up new hardware for stores where necessary and coordinate the installation thereof.

  • Implement the basic merchandising guidelines at store level

  • Ensure the merchandising policies in retailers comply with the brands standards

  • Monitor signage display and ensure it is in line with current promotion/launch

  • Assist in the maintenance the POS material where necessary

  • Set up displays, presentations for launch training and promotions when necessary

  • Install the brands access / open service system into all outlets

  • New product launch – review venues, visual displays and collateral

  • Participate in new store site installations

  • Assist in the following where necessary:

  • Maintain special events – product, equipment and machinery

  • Set up of special events- correct execution, strike down of events

  • Set up and execute outside events with external companies

  • Build relationships with the account executives in each area and support them when requested. Implement regular updates to assess needs.

  • Build relationships with suppliers and retailers

  • Attend supplier, retailer, promotional and product launch meetings where necessary

  • Implement a store visit schedule to monitor general store maintenance

  • Assist in the maintenance of all counter detail registers – these include number and sizes of light boxes, number of showcases, access units, access shelves, service essentials in case props.

  • Organise the brand storage area and maintain it as a clean and user friendly space

  • Help the brands with any general couriering and packaging requests.

How to apply

Applications close on 25 September 2015.

Click here to apply online

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