In this role you’ll need to be a marketplace expert, looking across the wholesale and vertical retail landscape to identify opportunities and present innovative ideas to expand our product range. You’ll work in partnership with our global brand and regional retail teams, implementing the creative vision for the brand and leading the design team to execute a range to meet regional needs. You’ll also direct and execute key creative outputs including photo shoot direction, digital catalogue, and go to market assets with a concept to customer focus. To be ultimately effective in this role you’ll need to build strong working relationships across departments and regions.
This is a great role for someone innovative with a mix of creative and commercial skillset. This is an influential role within the surf industry market leader, providing you with unique exposure and ongoing career opportunities. You’ll be leading and working with an experienced team, providing you job satisfaction in seeing your team flourish in their careers as you develop in yours. This is a position in which you can make a big impact on the business.
Who are we looking for?
We’re looking for someone with considerable experience in fashion design across a range of garments and accessories. Ideally you will have developed your career as part of a lifestyle brand and have experience in mentoring and leading a team. You’ll have a solid understanding of our core consumer and the needs of the market, retailers, suppliers and merchandisers. Critical to your success will be your communication, organization and influencing skills.
Thank you for your interest in working with us. Whilst we would love the chance to speak to each and every applicant unfortunately that’s not always possible. If you have been selected for an interview you will hear back from us within 3 weeks. Good luck!