Creative Consultant: Women's Collection

Job description

We are looking for an experienced Creative Consultant to act as a visionary head for the women's footwear and Ready to Wear collection. You want to lead a team of designers and creatives, to turn your vision and ideas into product. Your commercial knowledge and skills are as important as your creative ideas and direction. A design background is not a must; but most important, is a strong design vision.

Requirements

  • Developing the creative vision & overall direction for the women's collection of Filling Pieces
  • Providing our creatives and designers with inspiration and direction
  • Provide context and vision for Filling Pieces' female identity
  • Proposing new ideas and concepts to the board
  • Acting as gatekeeper and innovator between the board and the creative teams
  • Collaborating with creative director and designers to create concepts
  • Creating consistent and distinct female aesthetics across all categories and touch points
  • Closely collaborating with our creative director and department heads to ensure strategy is consistently implemented company-wide
  • Elevating the women's side of the business
  • Growing the female market share


Ideal candidate

Our ideal creative lead is a unique amalgamation of passion, fashion, art, culture and design. A visionary with an obsession for detail, a natural, empathic leader and a fascinating storyteller.

  • You have skills in overseeing the entire business from a helicopter view
  • You have strong commercial knowledge, with a balance of creative ideas and vision
  • You are able to rapidly absorb information and translate into actionable input and directions
  • Experience in creative direction and brand building on an international level
  • Defender of your ideas - the ability to fight what you feel is right in a positive and friendly way
  • Advanced knowledge of, and network in the fashion industry with an awareness of relevant players in art, music and other creative fields
  • A curious mind - you take your inspiration from everywhere: architecture, music, society, fashion, not just the digital landscape
  • The ability to lead the design team, to translate your inspiration into designs that are original, beautiful, luxurious, but also commercially viable
  • An exceptional eye for detail or luxury and sportswear
  • Fluent verbal and written English; additional language is a preferred

* We are open to freelance and / or seasonal options


What do we offer?

Excellent working atmosphere with a dynamic, young and diverse team
Freedom to act on own authority
An international environment at a fast growing, culturally-engaged fashion brand
Freedom to make a difference for the brand


*Kindly no agencies please - any spec CV’s from agencies will be disregarded*