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San Francisco, CA Full Time Posted by: Old Navy Posted: Thursday, 2 April 2020

about the role
As the Senior Fashion Director, you will be responsible for driving, conceptualizing and deliver an omnichannel product storytelling and styling vision for Old Navy. You will partner with product design and creative marketing leaders to drive and thread key product strategies from the start into creative concepts for all marketing touchpoints. You will bring brand campaigns, product stories and seasonal trends to life in a clear and compelling way. You will have a deep love of fashion, wide-ranging knowledge of the market, a keen eye for trends, and an endless stream of ideas. You are an expert in styling techniques, including fabric handling and understand how to make fashion and trend stories commercial, compelling and accessible as well as have on set experience and a love for the creative process. In this role, you will lead, inspire and grow a team of marketing and E-commerce stylists of all levels and create an environment that drives high performance, creative excellence, and innovation.

what youll do
Responsible for creating styling vision for Old Navy
Partner with Design team at the start of the product lifecycle to help identify big ideas and key product stories as we head into development
Responsible for leading the concept, creation and development of styling and product story telling strategies across all marketing touchpoints including ecommerce
Ideate and conceptualize seasonal styling direction and present a visual point of view through inspiration & mood boards
Continue to work with design and merchandising team to bring the big ideas through the product marketing lifecycle
Partner with Visual Merchandising team to ensure the product stories are carried through store environment
Partner with Creative Directors on the development of omni channel creative assets
Attend key photo shoots as a product and style expert, style on set as needed
Actively pursue details about the marketplace, current fashion & retail trends within our competitive landscape and the broader fashion landscape, acting on this information to drive styling excellence
Maintain and develop clear understanding of brand's aesthetic, seasonal product priorities, and current state of business in order to shift quickly and tailor work to drive business
Establish high levels of communication and collaboration across multiple cross-functional teams to ensure seasonal styling strategy supports key brand strategies
Consistently drive the strategy behind multiple projects and timelines concurrently throughout each season
Lead and inspire a team of various levels, including Director, Sr Manager, Sr Stylist, etc. to innovate, grow capabilities and push the brand forward.
Build a talent pipeline for the styling organization and brand
Responsible for the marketing and photo studio styling teams and maintaining the same level of quality and brand standards across all channels
Actively participate in creative/production hand-offs & walk-throughs
who you are
Strong fashion and styling sense with the ability to incorporate new fashion trends into strategy

Strong background, point of view and aesthetic across the family

Highly creative and conceptual

Deep understanding of market trends, visual composition & storytelling

Exceptional eye for detail and fit

Strong ability to balance both commercial and creative deliverables

Strong collaboration skills and ability to form effective partnerships across cross-functional teams - Marketing, Creative, Merchandising, Design, & Visual

Highly skilled in motivating, leading, and influencing others

Demonstrated ability to continually embrace challenges, take risks, learn fast and welcome change.

Uncompromising attention to detail and highest degree of quality control.

Understanding and passion for the Old Navy Brand Aesthetic and Customer

Experience in retail environment

BA or BS preferred

Minimum 10-15 years of experience in professional styling

7+ years of managing a team of stylists of various levels

Retail or Brand Styling experience strongly preferred

Fashion Editorial experience a plus

San Francisco, CA, United States of America
Old Navy
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4/2/2020 5:51:58 PM

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