An exciting opportunity has become available for a bright and talented Visual Merchandiser to join Premier Housewares LTD, a leading importer of interior accessories, furniture and housewares in the UK. The Visual Merchandiser will be required to work within all areas of the business such as our showroom, working with the design team, researching and advising of new trends, working on visual merchandising stands at trade shows, Creating Show Stand concepts, working on marketing projects and at times working with our photography department. Responsibilities Working closely in our Showroom, proving ideas and creative room sets.(Working with another Visual Merchandiser on-occasion). Researching the market to stay in tune with trends, as well as finding new approaches and ideas to market. Sketching concepts and designs for trade shows. Working on Marketing projects. Supervising the logistics of products for trade shows. Reporting to the Marketing Manager. Experience / Skills Required Ideally to succeed in this role you will need at least a minimum of 2 years experience as a Visual Merchandiser. Good communication skills and a team player. Self motivated. Enthusiastic. Able to initiate new merchandising concepts for our products. Able to demonstrate skills from the offset. Working hours: Monday to Friday 9:00am to 5.30pm This is a temporary position for 18 months (Maternity Cover) with possibilities of going permanent.