Styling Assistant (12 Month Program)

NET-A-PORTER GROUP - Mahwah, NJ (30+ days ago)3.6

The Business:
YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP is the world’s leading online luxury fashion retailer. The Group is a Global company with Anglo-Italian roots, the result of a game-changing merger between YOOX GROUP and THE NET -A-PORTER GROUP in 2015.

YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP is a unique business with an unrivalled offering including multi-brand in-season online stores NET-A-PORTER and MR PORTER, and multi-brand off-season online stores YOOX and THE OUTNET, as well as numerous ONLINE FLAGSHIP STORES, all “Powered by YNAP”.

NET-A-PORTER was launched in June 2000 and has since successfully established itself as the world’s premier luxury online fashion retailer. With its acclaimed editorial format, express worldwide shipping, luxurious packaging and easy returns, NET-A-PORTER offers an unparalleled shopping experience.

Do your friends look to you for fashion advice? Do you dream of being surrounded by sought-after high-end goods all day? NET-A-PORTER is looking for creative individuals who want hands-on, insider experience learning what it takes to bring thousands of exclusive designs to life on the world’s premier online luxury fashion destination. Our collaborative team of stylists will guide and mentor you through various aspects of the e-commerce studio process – including putting together inspiring on-trend looks, getting that ‘hero’ shot and bringing our customers the very best product pages. Become an appreciated member of our fast-paced yet incredibly friendly team; we value style, innovation and most of all positivity!

You Will:
Assist Stylists, Photographers, and Videographers daily on model sets.
Gain brand knowledge and learn key pieces each season by working on styling aids and projects.
Learn how to clean, steam, prep and care for luxury clothing and accessories for our model sets.
Assist in coordinating and tracking samples.
Learn our sample flow process and ensure samples are returned to the Samples department with right labels/ documentation.
Help dress the models and ensure all product is being upheld to the highest standards.
Learn set standards and styling guidelines for all the top luxury brands.
Assist with outfit credits and selecting accessories for looks.
Assist Stylists in keeping the styling areas and fashion closet clean and organized. Ensure all items used on set are properly put away.
Assist stylists with runway inspiration, brand profiles, and other ad hoc projects.
Help keep us organized and on track for deadlines
Be a valued member of our fast-paced, hardworking, friendly team!

What we are looking for:
Must be detail oriented and able to take great care and responsibility in handling merchandise.
Must love fashion!
Basic understanding of Word, Excel and Outlook essential.
Ability to take initiative and must have the confidence to learn in a fast-paced environment.
Must be reliable with excellent organizational skills and very strong attention to detail.
Ability to multitask and work tight deadlines.
Must demonstrate an appreciation and understanding of the importance of high quality as a function within the business.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Past work or internship experience in Fashion is a plus.
Must have availability beginning in July and able to work Monday-Friday, 8 am to 4 pm for a duration of 12 months.

Here are just a few of the amazing perks you will receive as an employee at the YOOX NET-A-PORTER Group:

Our famous Staff discount
Free on-site gym & subsidized cafeteria (Mahwah only)