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Merchandising Manager

New York, NY (hybrid)


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We are seeking a dynamic and experienced Merchandising Manager  to join our team. The ideal candidate will have a passion for retail design and a proven track record in managing and implementing in-store merchandising projects. You will play a crucial role in building brand awareness and ensuring that our retail environmSave & Post

ents are engaging and visually appealing. If you have excellent project management skills, a keen eye for detail, and a collaborative spirit, we would love to hear from you.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement in-store merchandising to build brand awareness through marketing and creative concepts.
  • Manage the production progress of each project from conception through completion, ensuring compliance with quality requirements and delivery schedules.
  • Manage the 12-month store calendar with focus months, coordinating across brands as necessary, including endcap focus.
  • Collaborate with brand marketers to develop and coordinate the calendar.
  • Manage the master support list and due dates; partner with brand counterparts to ensure timeline delivery.
  • Collaborate with marketing, PR, and education teams for the development, specification, and purchase of all in-store premium/promotional items.
  • Manage the library/master document of all in-store fixture components.
  • Maintain store count and database of relevant store information.
  • Issue purchase orders for all team projects.
  • Reconcile invoices and resolve receiving issues for all POs.
  • Develop collaborative relationships with suppliers and internal stakeholders.


  • Ability to read engineered drawings and die lines.
  • Knowledgeable of industry trends and best practices.
  • Technical expertise in IM/Vac, vac forms, fabrication, and wall systems.
  • Excellent project management skills, communication skills, and self-motivation.
  • Experience in the beauty industry preferred, but not required.

The target hiring compensation range for this role is the equivalent of $41.30 an hour. Compensation is based on several factors including, but not limited to education, relevant work experience, relevant certifications, and location.

About Aquent Talent:

Aquent Talent connects the best talent in marketing, creative, and design with the world’s biggest brands. Our talent get access to amazing benefits like subsidized health, vision, and dental plans, paid sick leave, and retirement plans with a match. We also offer free online training through Aquent Gymnasium. More information on our awesome benefits! Aquent is an equal-opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics. We’re about creating an inclusive environment—one where different backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives are valued, and everyone can contribute, grow their careers, and thrive