Contact: Michele Deegan, Human Resources Recruiter: [email protected]
About WAC Lighting
Celebrating 37 years of consistent significant growth as a unique design + build company, WAC boasts a stellar reputation as an award-winning industry leader that delivers sustainable, responsible lighting fixtures and fans that elevate residential, commercial, hospitality, exterior and landscape environments. Our luxury, specification grade brands of products keep up with the speed of emerging technology. WAC Lighting is proud to offer exciting career and professional growth opportunities within a dynamic, energetic, entrepreneurial, safe workplace for all associates.
We are seeking to add an experienced Photo/Video-Showroom Merchandiser to produce sales by serving as lead visual stylist, and developing new visual design trends for our multiple showrooms in Dallas and High Point. The Photo-Showroom Merchandiser will also be responsible for the selection, styling and dressing of sets for photographing/videotaping our products which will be used in print and digital advertising campaigns including catalogs, social media, websites and for use on e-commerce platforms.
This exciting career opportunity requires managing a team of photographers and videographers and construction/warehouse crew to ensure photo and video shoots run efficiently and on deadline.
This position requires domestic travel several times each year.
-Planning and developing merchandising strategies.
-Analyzing sales figures, customers reactions and market trends to anticipate product-needs.
-Merchandize, prop and style 4 showrooms.
-Oversee studio, showroom, and location photography/videography.
-Implement brand style and photography/videography guides with a creative and critical eye.
-Understand e-commerce photography best practices and apply to company style guidelines.
-Lead photo planning; direct photographers/videographers and warehouse crew.
-Present final image selection to management for review.
-Manage image folders and file naming system.
-Streamline photography process and drive continuous improvement of image quality and branding standards.
-Source art, furniture, props, wall coverings and florals according to company, industry and seasonal trends.
-Work with Marketing/Creative Team to create looks for all brands.
-Establish showroom propping style guidelines.
-3-5 years minimum professional experience in a high-end, high-volume catalog, retail, e-comm, advertising or other commercial photography environment.
-Interior Design education and background.
-Photo studio experience is a plus.
-Experience with project management and leadership.
-Exceptional time management skills and ability to meet tight deadlines.
-Ability to work in a fast-paced, highly collaborative environment.
-Proficient in Adobe CS, Microsoft Word and Excel.
Our Benefits and Compensation Package:
We are committed to investing in people as our most valuable asset.
Our competitive salary and benefits package includes and is not limited to:
-Medical, dental and vision benefits.
-Professional training and development opportunities.