Backwoods Equipment Company: Visual Merchandiser Position Available


Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

What’s awesome about this job?

The Visual Merchandising Specialist contributes to Backwoods success by bringing their creativity, upbeat attitude and product knowledge to breathe visual life to the store. The Visual Merchandising Specialist has a passion for the outdoors and brings this passion to work each day by expressing it visually. The Visual Merchandising Specialist creates an exciting Backwoods story for customers to experience.

Bring your excitement and expertise to Backwoods by:

  • Merchandising product to create a unique, creative, inspired outdoor story reflective of the local community
  • Remerchandising weekly and monthly to react to inventory levels, weather changes and maximize sales
  • Changing mannequins weekly or bi-weekly, as directed by Management
  • Changing window displays on a monthly basis to reflect new merchandise, store events, seasons
  • Setting up sale events and weekend promotions as directed by General Manager and/or Corporate office
  • Setting up appropriate signage for vendors, events, Corporate office
  • Merchandising vendor specific fixtures and communicating with reps, submitting photos as requested in a timely manner
  • Assisting the General Manager with promotion of Backwoods through creative social media marketing
  • Proposing innovative ideas to increase market share and enhance the customer shopping experience
  • Working with co-workers to be an effective teammate
  • Maintaining inventory and display integrity by monitoring item quantities, accurately shipping and receiving freight, stocking and merchandising and managing backstock

Successful Retail Sales Associates have this in common:

  • Prior retail merchandising experience
  • Knowledge of outdoor activities such as camping, hiking, backpacking, climbing, fly fishing, and travel
  • Product knowledge for outdoor activities and willingness to learn about new products
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong organizational and operational skills, and attention to details
  • Schedule flexibility: ability to work some weekends, nights and holidays as well as days
  • Has ability to multitask

Here’s what’s great about working at Backwoods:

Our vision hasn’t changed since we opened our doors in 1973. Our mission is to Inspire, Teach and Equip people to LEAD active, adventurous lives. We value our customers and have always strived to provide the best customer service in the industry. We value innovation, technology and personal relationships. We believe in having fun, taking ownership of our well-being, customer expectations, putting social responsibility into action, and integrity. If you believe in these things, too, we welcome you to apply to our Team.


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