stylist - Seventy7
SDD
Location
Manchester
Unit

Responsible to: Head of Photographic Operations

Line Manager: Head of Photographic Operations

External relationships: Clients, freelancers,  suppliers if outsourcing is required.

Internal relationships: Studio team, Photographic Team, Digital Team, Client Services Team, Directors.

Hours: Mon – Fri  9am – 5:30pm (flexible hours required)

Main duties and responsibilities:

  • Styling mannequins, flats, accessories and still life
  • Styling body model shoots and creative campaigns
  • Working across a range of accounts on client-facing shoots
  • Pro-active attitude
  • Signing off images, quality control and workflow data input
  • Meet daily and weekly targets whilst maintaining high quality of styling and creative flair
  • Responsible for own time management and team work with photographer on set to ensure workload is complete to a high standard
  • Accurately following detailed client briefs and Style Guides to ensure the product is shot consistently
  • Communicate any issues to the Line Manager and seek advice and help to resolve them
  • Train and mentor members on all levels required
  • Ensure sets and styling props area are well maintained and tidy throughout the shoot day 
  • Work with photographer on set to direct model and select the best imagery
  • Take an active interest in brand development and undertake research and create mood boards for Styling Manager when necessary
  • Take ownership of key accounts – working closely with both internal and external teams to ensure a smooth shoot
  • Work with Line Manager to continuously try and find ways to streamline the process and ensure quality is maintained
  • Busy workload – work at a positive pace to meet individual deadlines, as well as greater needs of the photographic team
  • Careful handling of all stock, including re-tagging and packaging to an acceptable standard

Knowledge and Skills required:

  • 1- 2 years experience as a stylist in a photographic styling team
  • Strong portfolio of both womenswear, menswear and still life  e-commerce styling
  • Must be able to demonstrate experience of working directly with, Creative Directors.
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills
  • Providen experience styling in a high volume, demanding e-commerce environment
  • Have and keep a firm understanding of current and upcoming trends and how they relate to our client needs
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Excel/Google Docs.
  • A good understanding of what it takes to maintain and develop a productive studio
  • Must be comfortable working towards defined Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s) from clients
  • Must be able to quickly understand and work with client and team changes within a studio.
  • Be a strong team player who is eager to learn and can grasp information quickly
  • A good understanding of what it takes to maintain and develop the most productive client relationships
  • Flexible approach to meet business needs
  • Strong listening and questioning skills
  • Exceptional eye for detail

Business Values:

  • Innovative, Creative, Exciting – Exceptional ideas, everyday. It in our blood. It set us apart’
  • People – People at the heart of what we all do. Growing exception talents. Giving everyone a voice’
  • Opportunity – ‘Investing in people. Developing new opportunities. Growing the business together.
  • Family – Supporting every individual. Respecting every opinion. Working as a team.
  • Communication – ‘Keeping an open dialogue. Sharing unique perspectives. Respecting fresh ideas.
  • Truthful – ‘With our colleges and our clients’

Email nicole.leech@seventy7group.com and helen.woods@seventy7group.com with your CV and cover letter.