Merchandise displayers plan and erect commercial merchandise displays, such as those in windows and interiors of retail stores and at trade exhibitions.
A display merchandiser job description involves planning commercial merchandise displays to entice and appeal to customers. They arrange properties, furniture, merchandise, backdrops, or other accessories, as shown in prepared sketches, and change or rotate window displays, interior display areas, or signage to reflect changes in inventory or promotion. They are also responsible for placing prices or descriptive signs on backdrops, fixtures, merchandise, or floor and consulting with store managers, buyers, sales associates, housekeeping staff, or engineering staff to determine the appropriate placement of merchandise displays or products.
It is vital to gain knowledge of principles and processes for providing customer and personal services, including customer need assessment, meeting quality standards for services, evaluation of customer satisfaction and understanding of principles and methods for showing, promoting, and selling products or services, including marketing strategy and tactics, product demonstration, sales techniques, and sales control systems.
You require training from vocational schools or an associate's degree and often must have passed a licensing exam in order to perform the job to be successful in the merchandise display job profile and earn a decent merchandise display artist salary
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