Merchandise Displayers

Using their imagination and creative ability, as well as their knowledge of color harmony, composition, and other fundamentals of art and interior design, merchandise displayers in retail establishments create an idea for a setting designed to show off merchandise and attract customers' attention. Often the display is planned around a theme or concept. After the display manager approves the design or idea, the display workers create the display. They install background settings, such as carpeting, wallpaper, and lighting, gather props and other accessories, arrange mannequins and merchandise, and place price tags and descriptive signs where they are needed.

Sign In or Join Vault Gold to Read Full Profile including:

  • The Job
  • Education and Training
  • Outlook
  • Tips for Entry

Are you a student? You may have free accesss to Vault's premium content.
Contact your Career Center, Alumni Office or Library to find out more.

Related Industries

Career Update Newsletter

Tips and tools to help you manage your ideal career.