Art Director EMEA

地区: United Kingdom

州/省: London

城市: London

业务单元: Store Support Centre (SSC)

时间类型: Full-time

说明与要求

who we are

lululemon is a performance apparel company for yoga, running, training and beyond, creating innovative products and transformative experiences. We are proud to be a growing global company with locations all around the world. We owe our success to the technicality of our product, our commitment to people and the incredible connections we make in every community we are in.


about the role

The EMEA Brand team’s vision is to build an iconic global brand with local relevance. We are the guardians of the lululemon brand, ensuring we show up in the right way across all channels. We fuel business success by connecting consumers to our purpose, values and personality in every campaign and aim to be a recognised authority on both physical and mental fitness. We make the technical performance of our products famous and drive awareness, consideration, preference and overall demand for lululemon in region.


The Art Director leads EMEA’s Creative team, consisting of three Graphic Designers and a Project Manager.


They oversee the formation of all assets, crafting world class creative and setting the standard for how the brand shows up. They turn insight into concept across activities, mediums, channels and markets, creating a unified experience through lululemon’s ecosystem. They localise global assets and create net-new concepts for in-region campaigns. They develop the design team, ensuring that all output represents lululemon’s values and personality whilst answering the brief. They manage the Creative Project Manager, overseeing operations, ensuring deadlines are met and improving department process.


The Art Director reports into the Senior Manager, Brand and Creative.


a day in the life

  • Lead, manage and develop the Creative team
  • Oversee all creative, ensuring that deliverables are high quality, represent lululemon’s values and personality and answer the brief
  • Guard the brand, maintaining lululemon’s visual language
  • Adapt global campaigns for European markets
  • Oversee the full life cycle of net-new in-region campaigns including ideation, enrolment, playbooks, execution and review
  • Ensure a consistent, unified brand experience across multiple mediums and channels including windows, VM, ecommerce, film, social media and advertising
  • Maintain strong connections with the global Creative team to remain up-to-date with the brand’s creative direction
  • Ensure that all deadlines are met, workflows are efficient and budgets and resources are managed effectively


qualifications

  • Seasoned in working across agency and/ or in-house as an Art Director or Associate Creative Director working on premium, cutting-edge, influential brands
  • Retail and VM knowledge with footwear experience an advantage
  • Creative team leadership/ management
  • An outstanding portfolio demonstrating strong 360 design skills and experience creating engaging, insightful assets across multiple mediums and platforms
  • Fluency in design software including Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch and Invision
  • Experience working with CRM solutions with Salesforce an advantage
  • Degree level education preferred


must haves

  • Uniquely you – we value difference and want you to as well
  • Excited about the ever-changing world of design and in tune with best practices, trends and the competition
  • A creative problem solver who relishes the innovative and new
  • Works well within a team and loves working in a fast-paced environment on several projects at once
  • Practises self-awareness, has a natural curiosity and takes an active interest in personal development and sharing knowledge
  • Appreciates the value of exercise or movement.
  • Leads with courage, knowing the possibility of greatness is bigger than the fear of failure

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