La Prairie is the leader in luxury skincare, present in 90 countries around the world. Synonymous not only with luxury, the La Prairie name evokes innovation, performance, high-touch service and Swissness — the purity, precision and excellence inherent to the extraordinary land that saw the brand’s inception in 1978. La Prairie endeavours to fulfill a quest for timeless beauty through the highest standards of advanced technology combined with exquisite formulations and elegant packaging — elevating science to art.

For our regional headquarter in New York we are looking for a

Visual Merchandising Project Manager

The primary responsibility of the Visual Merchandising Manager is to oversee the implementation of all counter merchandising and in-store executions per the brand guidelines.

Primary Duties and Key Responsibilities
Work directly with Global Design team to ensure Regional execution is in line with global design standards.
Provide support of the overall marketing and advertising plans, by daily contact with marketing management and field teams.
Implement creative executions to support monthly focus of marketing calendars
Create caseline and counter planograms for department store and travel retail locations with bi-monthly updates tied to the marketing
calendar
Manage lightbox library and coordinate quarterly production updates and delivery
Work directly with retail partner contacts to gain approval for all La Prairie initiatives as well as insure that the retailer stays in
compliance, inclusive of in-store events, visual week executions and counter enhancements.
Assist in the design, sourcing, and execution of in-store and VIP events; and retailer, field and education meetings
Develop and manage an ongoing project list to ensure deadlines and budgets are met
Communicate with the field sales team to ensure brand merchandising standards are maintained during existing and new launches and events
Work within a limited budget to create engaging design solutions based upon global directives and market needs
Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree required (preferably in design or related field such as Product Design, Interior Design, Architecture, or
Industrial Design)
3 to 4 years of experience in Project Management, Visual Merchandising or Store Design (a plus)
Strong multi-tasking, detail-driven, organizational, collaboration & communication skills
Self-reliant, self-motivated, solutions-oriented design professional, with proven ability to deliver creative solutions on time and on budget
Occasional outside-store hours work required for installations
Strong design sensibility and knowledge of current market trends
Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign-expert level
Rhino / Vectorworks / AutoCAD a plus
Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel-intermediate level
Please direct qualified resumes and a short cover letter to: Lauren Silvi, Senior Manager, Human Resources, La Prairie, Inc,
lauren.silvi@laprairie.com
www.laprairiegroup.ch