Hallo Sophie

Job Brief

To strengthen our young growing team in Tokyo, we are looking for a talented VMD / Visual Merchandiser to support our studio photographer with decent looking product arrangements for SNS (Facebook, Instagram).

  • Creating and implementing a visual merchandising strategy for SNS (focus Instagram).
  • Ensuring the strategy is in line with the store’s brand, products, and target market.
  • Generating sketches of visuals that meet the visual design requirements.
  • Finalizing designs.
  • Sourcing the props, creative materials, and accessories for arrangements.
  • Researching lifestyle and design trends on SNS that will inform the visual merchandising strategy.

Our Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in graphic design, visual communications, spatial design, interior design, retail management, or a related field.
  • Proven work experience as a Visual Merchandiser or Visual Manager.
  • Comprehensive portfolio of relevant visual design work.
  • Experienced at using Adobe Creative Suite programs, such as Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, or other visual design tools.
  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite.
  • Working knowledge of current visual merchandising trends and best practices.
  • Photography skills are a plus but not required.

Required Documents:

  • If you decide to apply for this position, you are requested to share a comprehensive portfolio of recent relevant visual design work.

Salary:

  • Negotiable, please include your salary expectations

Work location:

  • Close to Shinjuku Station West Exit

Employment Status:

  • Commission based, part-time or full-time

Language Requirements:

  • Fluent in Japanese and working proficiency in English