Creating eye-catching visual displays for the windows and interiors of shops and department stores, designed to maximize sales.
Visual Merchandising could be for you if you like:
- Being creative
- Making things
Why choose this skill?
More about this skill
Having good products is only part of the key to a successful retail outlet. Drawing people in by using visual appeal is also important.
The visual merchandiser creates a positive atmosphere for customers, creating a brand look that is creative, eye catching, and drives sales.
They need to understand the target market for both products and outlets, have a good sense of design to implement a brief, and show careful attention to detail.
WorldSkills Abu Dhabi 2017
The WorldSkills Standards Specification specifies the knowledge, understanding and specific skills that underpin international best practice in technical and vocational performance. It should reflect a shared global understanding of what the associated work role(s) or occupation(s) represent for industry and business.