Returning Candidate?

Freelance - Stylist

Freelance - Stylist

ID 
2016-1321
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-CA-San Diego
Posted Date 
10/17/2016
Department 
Freelance

Overview

OneKreate, a CreativeDrive company, is the world’s largest group of visual content studios, producing creative content at any scale and for every platform.  Our brands include Sandbox Studio, Dune Studios, OneKreate, Hudson Studio and Totem Creative. We specialize in still and motion digital capture, offering full-service production, creative direction, post-production and content workflow technology to companies seeking to increase revenue through omni-channel marketing efforts. 

 

With studios across the United States our client brands include Walmart, Michael Kors, Calvin Klein, Kate Spade and more.

 

Freelance - Stylist

 

The Freelance-Stylist is responsible for providing superior styling for all eCommerce photography, both on and off figure, as well as props, on-form and lay downs. Additional responsibilities include prepping merchandise, collaborating with Producer and Photographers, working closely with a variety of client representatives to achieve razor sharp, brand focused imagery.

Responsibilities

  • Work with internal team to prepare merchandise for daily photo shoots, which may involve on-form, on figure, still life (simple to complex laydowns and pinups and mannequin), editorial or on-location photography.
  • Collaborate with Producer to assign schedules based on projects and staff availability.
  • Excellent understanding of overall fit and pinning techniques, as well as garment construction.
  • If necessary, procure props for special projects in a resourceful and creative manner.
  • Work with other Stylists, Assistants and Merchandise Coordinators to ensure all merchandise has been received on set by matching it to the shot list, inspect materials for flaws or defects.
  • Style and prop sets per instructions from client representatives and meticulously follow established style guides.
  • Proactively and professionally communicate with client and colleagues.
  • Maintain styling and styling storage areas.
  • Train and mentor Styling Assistants in procedures and styling techniques, per industry standards and client specific requirements.
  • Perform related duties, special projects and/or other functions (including assisting in other departments) as required.

Qualifications

  • 3 years’ experience in high volume commercial photography studio environment.
  • Exceptional styling skills, both on figure and off.
  • Must have great eye for wardrobe pairings and style outs. 
  • Experience styling athletic wear a PLUS.
  • Professional references and current portfolio a must.
  • Current with trends – has a keen interest in all genres of fashion.
  • Excellent problem solver and communicator.
  • Has a professional and friendly attitude toward every team member and stays focused under tight deadlines and high volume shoot schedules.
  • Flexibility to work overtime when necessary.
  • Strong commitment to ensuring quality and exceeding client satisfaction and expectations.
  • Proven communication, organization and team-building skills.