Everybody knows that the fashion world is very fickle. One small mistake and your brand could become extinct in a matter of months, and this is never truer than if the mistake relates to the recruitment of top executives for your high-profile positions. Choose the wrong person and it could cost you dearly so why take the chance.
The role of fashion headhunters
Fashion headhunters are expert recruitment agents that will go to any length to find the perfect candidate for your job opening. You give them a brief explaining the job role you want to fill, what the successful candidate will be expected to achieve, what qualifications and experience they should have, what other skills are necessary to secure the position etc. and they search the globe to produce a list of applicants that accurately match your criteria. Continue reading
So you think you’ve got what it takes to be a fashion store director? Let’s take a look at some of the role requirements for this exciting job appointment.
So, you’ve climbed the retail ladder to the top rung and you’re on the cusp of securing that dream management role, or perhaps you’re in the marketing industry and think you’ve got the right skillset despite a lack of experience in the field. Let’s take a look at the role of a fashion store director and what employers look for when headhunting this role. Continue reading
Whether you aspire to be a merchandise buyer or flagship store director, securing a job with a luxury fashion brand is no easy feat. Besides a tenacious attitude and bags of talent you’ll need plenty of experience, great contacts and an impressive resume to fight off the fierce competition.
The fashion industry is one of the most competitive fields to break into and although it goes without saying, experience is paramount. Conversely, where you gain experience is just as important as having the experience in the first place. Continue reading