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Organization
Job Title
CREATIVE DIRECTOR, GLOBAL
Location
Vernon, California
Zip/Postal Code
90058
Country
United States
Region
Southern California
Reference Number
1021
Position type
Permanent
Category
Apparel
Job Function
Design - Fashion/Product
Research & Development
Experience level
Mid to Senior Level (Management)

CREATIVE DIRECTOR, GLOBAL

SUMMARY OF POSITION:

The Creative Director, Global will deliver a strong, creative and consistent product direction globally. Responsible for creating key trends for each collection.


DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Management and development of a team to deliver execution of strategies

- Lead and direct team members to ensure design strategy is met

- Ownership of the teams development needs

• Oversee the creative direction and design for 7 For All Mankind US and EMEA product lines and all 7FAM licensed goods

• Create key concepts, key trend, color and moods for each collection

• Partner with Designers to identify which products,
classifications and trends should be executed

• Ensure product lines are on-calendar within each season

• Present the line to various groups within the organization

• Conceptualize & deliver a consistent product for RTL & WHS and Marketing

• Responsible for researching and developing trend as well as watching for trend

• Provide all necessary collection information related to
styles, colors and trends

• Evolve brands visual aesthetic and company design and branding

• Participate and establish press opportunities

• Manage Budgets

- Manage and control the department budget

Align, agree and manage the budget with key stakeholders

Deliver the agreed actions on time and in line (or below) budget


QUALIFICATIONS, EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS:

• 10+ years of experience

• Demonstrate leadership qualities with proven ability to recruit, retain, motivate and develop department

• Presently working with the fashion/retail industry

• Self-motivated, positive & passionate – works in solutions, not problems

• Enjoys working in a fast paced commercial environment

• Strong presentation skills with the ability to articulate a point of view

• Strong process management skills with the proven ability to work within timelines and meeting deadlines

• Strong knowledge of fashion trends and brand aesthetics

• Proven ability to work with a product development calendar

Diversity Vision Statement:

We are committed to creating an inclusive environment that welcomes and values the differences among all of our associates, customers, suppliers and the communities in which we live and conduct business. We are an equal employment opportunity of minorities, females, protected veterans and the disabled.

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