Nike Style Director, Global Brand Imaging in California

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NIKE, Inc. does more than outfit the world's best athletes. It is a place to explore potential, obliterate boundaries and push out the edges of what can be. The company looks for people who can grow, think, dream and create. Its culture thrives by embracing diversity and rewarding imagination. The brand seeks achievers, leaders and visionaries. At Nike, it’s about each person bringing skills and passion to a challenging and constantly evolving game.

Consumer conversations and relationships fuel the work of Nike Marketing. It’s the fuel that has built one of the most recognizable brands in the world. Nike Marketing captures the science, art and emotion of Nike's innovations and connects them with the hearts, minds and souls of athletes. The pros in brand strategy, advertising, digital engagement, product presentation, consumer analytics and more foster consumer connections via channels ranging from Nike Stores to social media. They approach marketing in a way that only Nike can: taking risks, pushing boundaries and inspiring consumers to be champions.

Description

Nike is searching for a visionary Style Director with proven experience leading teams of individual stylists in the visual execution of seasonal campaigns, marketing materials, and product detail pages across our website, apps, and social media initiatives. The Style Director will be setting the standards for visual merchandising throughout our apparel and footwear imaging, implementing continual style improvements and production efficiencies for a global team with multiple studios. This role represents an unequaled opportunity to remake the sportswear retailing landscape for a uniquely talented Stylist with a proven track record of creativity, management, leadership, and innovation at the highest levels of the apparel and footwear industries.

The Style Director serves as the primary liaison between Nike’s individual business categories and the studio teams that execute all photo, video, and copy production. Leading multiple teams of both fulltime and freelance stylists from your base at Nike’s newly launched global flagship photography studio in Los Angeles, you will establish the weekly, monthly, and seasonal work streams that bring our category creative and styling directives to consumers worldwide, and serve as chief spokesperson for the Nike Styling Ethos.

Qualifications

• 10+ years styling experience in commercial photography and film environments

• 3+ years leading teams of individual stylists, both fulltime and freelance

• Online portfolio that demonstrates expertise in applied styling techniques for both on-figure apparel photography and still-life (off-figure) product photography

• Experience with managing and developing people

• Established and demonstrable network within the fashion industry

Preferred Qualifications:

• Experience across retail, editorial, and advertising sectors of apparel industry

• Commercial reel to supplement still photography portfolio

• Working relationships with agencies, designers, and individual stylists in New York, Los Angeles, and other major apparel industry centers

• Excellent written and oral communication

Qualifications • 10+ years styling experience in commercial photography and film environments

• 3+ years leading teams of individual stylists, both fulltime and freelance

• Online portfolio that demonstrates expertise in applied styling techniques for both on-figure apparel photography and still-life (off-figure) product photography

• Experience with managing and developing people

• Established and demonstrable network within the fashion industry

Preferred Qualifications:

• Experience across retail, editorial, and advertising sectors of apparel industry

• Commercial reel to supplement still photography portfolio

• Working relationships with agencies, designers, and individual stylists in New York, Los Angeles, and other major apparel industry centers

• Excellent written and oral communication

NIKE, Inc. is a growth company that looks for team members to grow with it. Nike offers a generous total rewards package, casual work environment, a diverse and inclusive culture, and an electric atmosphere for professional development. No matter the location, or the role, every Nike employee shares one galvanizing mission: To bring inspiration and innovation to every athlete* in the world.

NIKE, Inc. is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or disability.

Job ID: 00378589

Location: United States-California-

Job Category: Marketing, Marketing & Communications