Styling Manager - Home

Landmark Group

  • Dubai
  • Permanent
  • Full-time
  • 8 days ago
Key Duties/Responsibilities:

● Manage the styling and provide art direction for LMG Home brands to create lifestyle imagery for all products.

● Work closely with the brand teams to propose and develop new creative concepts while providing an omni-channel experience to the customers.

● Assist in producing, maintaining and implementing ‘styling guidelines’ according to agreed business standards.

● Work closely with the internal teams (Photography Manager & Head Retouching & Content Manager) and the extrernal brand teams to ensure quality control is monitored and maintained regularly.

● Oversee the styling and styling team within the Studio to ensure all images are captured correctly.

● Act as SPOC for all brands teams for all the imagery related queries.

● Ensure the Studio team achieves high productivity levels to meet deadlines while ensuring quality is maintained at all times.

● Have some knowledge of image capture, photography and lighting.

● Responsible for planning and carrying out shoots on a daily basis to ensure targets are achieved.

● Oversee the handover of product samples into the Studio, liaising with Studio Operations and Product teams.

● Onboard and manage freelancer stylists whenever required.

● Carry out regular reviews with your direct reports including annual appraisals, identifying development areas and setting SMART objectives. Review objectives on a monthly basis and reprioritise if required.

● Act as Fire Warden for the department & administer First Aid as appropriate.

● Ensure all staff follow Health & Safety guidelines and procedures. Manage the Health & Safety of all staff and colleagues by conducting risk assessments.

Skills/Experience/Knowledge needed:

● Miminum 8-10 years of experience in photography of homeware items within a Studio environment.

● Have proven experience and understanding of the requirements of online imagery.

● Have experience in creating brand/styling guidelines.

● Have some knowledge of image capture, photography and lighting required.

● Have experience of managing Studio operations.

● Have a strong track record within the industry and for retail brands.

● Be highly creative, with a flair and passion for visual composition and attention to detail.

● Be able to work well under pressure, have a flexible attitude and be responsive to change.

● Be able to contribute and work effectively within a team environment.

● Be able to lead, influence and motivate others.

● Have excellent interpersonal skills to communicate effectively with peers and senior management,.

● Have excellent organisational skills.

● Have excellent attention to detail.

● Have good MS Office skills (i.e. Powerpoint, Word and Excel)

● Be Mac and PC literate.

● Full driving license required.

Qualifications .

Landmark Group