Visual Merchandiser

Also known as Window Dresser.
Plans and installs internal, window and fixed displays to show goods to their best advantage.
Training time 1 year
Average pay $46,321
Employment prospects Moderate
Employment size 2,700

What does a Visual Merchandiser do?

  • determining goods for display in accordance with prospective seasonal and promotional events
  • developing overall promotional and display plans for approval
  • preparing sketches and models showing layout, colour and other features for approval
  • obtaining props and other accessories, and building displays
  • setting up fabricated displays in store windows and other areas
  • organising the setting out of goods to be shown as part of permanent displays
  • arranging ticketing and signage

Related courses

Government-subsidised training is marked with this symbol
Diploma of Visual Merchandising