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Visual Merchandiser Associate (Emiratisation)

Country : United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates


Category : Merchandising

Contract type : Permanent

Availability : Full time

Job description


For over six decades, Chalhoub Group has been a partner and creator of luxury experiences in the Middle East. The Group, in its endeavour to excel as a hybrid retailer, has reinforced its distribution and marketing services with a portfolio of eight owned brands and over 300 international brands in the luxury, beauty, fashion, and art de vivre categories. More recently, the Group expanded its expertise into new categories of luxury watches, jewellery, and eyewear.

Every step at Chalhoub Group is taken with the customer at heart. Be it constantly reinventing itself or focusing on innovation to provide luxury experiences at over 750+ experiential retail stores, online and through mobile apps, each touch point leads to delighting the customer.

Today, Chalhoub Group stands for 14,000 skilled and talented professionals across seven countries, whose cohesive efforts have resulted in the Group being ranked third in the Middle East and first in Saudi Arabia as a Great Place to Work®.

To keep the innovation journey going, the Group has set up "The Greenhouse", which is not just an innovation hub, but also an incubator space and accelerator for start-ups and small businesses in the region and internationally. This is just one of the several initiatives taken by the Group to reinvent itself, catalysed by forward thinking and future-proofing. The Group has also been embedding sustainability at the core of its business strategy with a clear commitment towards people, partners and the planet, and by being a member of the United Nations Global Compact Community and signatory of the Women's Empowerment Principles.

What you'll be doing

The main objective of this role is to secure support from individuals eager to immerse themselves in learning new skills, rather than adding to our workload.This position is characterized by its dynamic pace and physical demands, requiring proactive and creative thinking. The trainee will join an experienced team of Visual Merchandisers (VMs), receiving guidance and coaching on daily display maintenance tasks. Within a diverse environment marked by strong team synergy, the trainee will actively participate in stock display, fixture and mannequin movement, and the creation of captivating displays across all departments.

Assist VM associates in displaying new stock.

  • Participate in new campaign installations for store animation changes.
  • Maintain store standards consistently.
  • Contribute to floor moves and installation updates.
  • Manage VM props and the VM stock room.
What you'll need to succeed

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Capacity to learn and adapt swiftly in a high-pressure, fast-paced setting.
  • Interest in fashion or design.
  • Demonstrated initiative, capable of independently prioritizing tasks and meeting deadlines.
  • Proactive team player fostering positive interdepartmental relationships.
  • Strong grasp of creative commerciality, retail standards, Visual Merchandising, and industry awareness.
  • Self-motivated with a drive to achieve results.

What we can offer you

With us, you will turn your aspirations into reality. We will help shape your journey through enriching experiences, learning and development opportunities and exposure to different assignments within your role or through internal mobility. Our Group offers diverse career paths for those who are extraordinary, every day.

We recognise the value that you bring, and we strive to provide a competitive benefits package which includes health care, child education contribution, remote and flexible working policies as well as exclusive employee discounts.

We Invite All Applicants to Apply

It Takes Diversity Of Thought, Culture, Background, Differing Abilities and Perspectives to truly Inspire, Exhilarate and Delight our customers. At Chalhoub Group, we are committed to inclusion and diversity.

We welcome all applicants to apply and be part of our exciting future. We ensure equal opportunity for all our applicants without regard to gender, age, race, religion, national origin or disability status.