Menswear Senior Stylist - FARFETCH

Location
PT GuimarĂ£es
Posted
17 Jul 2021
Closes
17 Aug 2021
Ref
de054200-a44d-4e69-8d58-ab1647e79efa
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

About the department:

We're a creative family that works together to make sure our customers know every last detail about our products before purchasing. We have teams who make sure customers have an engaging, seamless and luxurious experience. We're focused on continuous improvements and like to encourage everyone to make the most of their talents and contribute ideas.

About the role:

FOR THE MOST CREATIVE THINKERS IN FASHION.

Farfetch is enterprising in its vast and unique fashion proposition. It is therefore that the product imagery is reflective of our USP and is a driver in raising the fashion credibility of the site. To achieve this the Menswear Senior Stylist will be an important driving force; improve the style content of the images and produce inspirational 'market leader' product shots on a model.

What you'll do:

 

 

    • Develop an experienced level of styling within menswear imagery for the website;
    • Ensure a high level of research, presenting looks to the Deputy Styling Editors and Styling Editor before going on set;
    • Support and offer guidance to the in-house styling team; promote more junior members and being an experienced member within the team. Across both on and off set tasks;
    • Increase quality of menswear styling - through research, styling and execution on set following house standards, brands knowledge and ability as a stylist;
    • Support in maintaining production standards and Service Level Agreements through reshoot reduction;
    • Ensure individual KPI's and targets are established and met;
    • Ensure that Production processes are respected;
    • Outlining any potential styling needs to manager and individual performance;
    • Provide feedback on own work, reshoots and areas of improvement;
    • Supporting on Brand launches, capsule collections & maintenance of strong quality output;
    • Working within the processes of the production studio; problem solving areas and sharing ideas to test to better current processes;
    • Aligned with current styling goals for the season and focused guidance around these;
    • Supporting Live Model Studios Manager, Deputy Editors and EU Styling Editor on quality output;
    • Excellent ability and knowledge of menswear in what concerns proportions, silhouettes, Brand DNA, shoe choice and overall execution of a look;
    • Excellent collaborator with strong ability to drive an on-set team, working within a Photographer, Size& Fit and Assistant team daily. Direct models accurately and ensure USP of product is captured;
    • Act as a positive ambassador in times of company change and growth;
    • Contribute to creative projects within the studio and at peer level.

 


Who you are:

 

 

 

 

 

    • Ambitious, passionate and driven with an impeccable work ethic;
    • Inspiring and motivational within a team;
    • Professional mind set and a team player;
    • Extensive and detailed knowledge of menswear trends, designers' brands and the luxury fashion market;
    • 4-6 years proven styling experience within menswear editorial, personnel shopping, visual merchandising, retail and or e-commerce experiences;
    • Confident, authoritative presence capable of supporting teams to execute delivery of quality;
    • Ability to give constructive feedback to explain further to more junior members;
    • Extensive and autonomous styling ability - across a range of categories;
    • Have a specialist or advanced area of styling - for example fine watches, fine jewellery or suiting;
    • Ability to commercially translate product with the menswear luxury customer in mind;
    • Proactive approach to driving changes within limited time frames;
    • Understanding of a production chain and importance KPI's;
    • Excellent organizational skills with the ability to work under pressure and re-prioritise according to business requirements;
    • Strong level of English.

 


Farfetch is enterprising in its vast and unique fashion proposition. It is therefore essential that the product imagery is reflective of our USP and is a key driver in raising the fashion credibility of the site. In order to achieve this the Menswear Senior Stylist will be a pivotal driving force; working to consistently elevate the style content of the images and produce inspirational 'market leader' product shots on a model.${description2}