Business Students Association - Director of Merchandising


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The Director of Merchandising was responsible for planning, implementing and marketing the new merchandise line by the BSA.

Position Overview

The Business Students’ Association at Vancouver Island University is dedicated to providing business students with opportunities and experiences outside of the classroom in order to develop a network of professional, passionate, and community-focused leaders who are not afraid to continually incorporate the art of fun.

As the sole coordinator of merchandise for the BSA, the Director of Merchandising is responsible for designing, planning and implementing the BSA merchandising line. Responsibilities include building a relationship with a clothing company, designing the logo for the clothing and developing an inventory system. In addition, the director works alongside the marketing team to design and implement a marketing plan to advertise the new merchandise line.

Position Requirements

  • Minimum time commitments for this position is three hours a week

Graduate Attributes Associated

Students in this position will gain skills in collaboration, creative thinking, disciplinary expertise, foundations for lifelong learning, integrative learning, and oral communication.

Sign-up Directions

Contact Omar Karim, Coordinator, Co-Curricular Engagement and Learning (OCCEL) at for more infor

Candidates are selected by an application process. The recruitment process commences in early March for Directors. Please contact for details