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Company:  Madewell
Location: 

Long Island City, NY, US, 11101

Date:  Jun 27, 2021

Styling Director

You’ve got to…

  • Get us – a passion for the brand that shows up in everything you do, everyday.
  • Be a strategic thinker – spend time and energy on what drives the greatest results.
  • Look under rocks, be curious, ask questions and use your smarts to think boldly and do the right thing.
  • Be a team player – cultivate productive relationships with cross-functional business partners.
  • Communicate consistently, with purpose and an understanding of your audience.
  • Be a multi-task master – make quick decisions under tight timelines.
  • Be nimble and comfortable with change.
  • Work independently and take the lead, even when all of the pieces are not in place.
  • Articulate your point of view and have the courage and conviction to stand up for your beliefs.
  • Have a great fashion esthetic and be all over what’s happening in the industry.
  • Always be on, up for anything and ready to have fun along the way.

 

 

We want you to…

  • Conceptualize styling direction for all New Arrival and Looks We Love editorials. After an in-depth review of each category, mood boards containing inspiration imagery as well as actual items from the collection are presented to the creative director. Stories are driven by the apparel as well as big buys and the larger marketing initiatives. 
  • Manage calendar and expectations for team of 5 e-comm,  branding and social stylists.
  • Review all styling for e-comm shoots.
  • Review all styling for social shoots.
  • Style and/ or review all New Arrival, Looks We Love, Look Book and Wholesale looks each season.
  • Collaborate throughout styling process with marketing, merchandising and creative director to best encapsulate key messages for each delivery.
  • Collaborate with SVP of design on design presentation styling and take lead in direction of looks for the season. (Help out by dressing models during finalization whenever calendar allows.)

 

Oh, and by the way, you…

  • Experience in team management is required.
  • Strong knowledge of editorial photography (past and present) is required. The candidate will need to balance art and commerce while being a strong collaborator across functions in the company.
  • 8+ years of experience styling. 

 

 

 


We are committed to affirmatively providing equal opportunity to all associates and qualified applicants without regard to race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, legally protected physical or mental disability or any other basis protected under applicable law.

 

We are committed to affirmatively providing equal opportunity to all associates and qualified applicants without regard to race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, sex, marital status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, legally protected physical or mental disability or any other basis protected under applicable law.


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