Sunday , February 25 2024

Foschini Online Application – Trend Consultant

Website The Foschini Group

Job Description:

JET HOME is looking for someone with intuition, a heart led trend spotter who loves the thrill of researching, analysing data and lifestyle trends to deliver seasonal trend across textiles, décor, fragrance, sleep, bath, dining and kitchen.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Act as primary liaison between merchandising, marketing and e-comm
  • Buy and develop samples to pull together creative inspiration
  • Manage concept organization and up-hold each season’s presentation set up
  • Drive packaging design and function in line with global or local trends, in collaboration with marketing regarding maintaining CI
  • Continuously update buyers with fluctuating trend and concept information within the marketplace
  • Keep up-to date information of customer identity and interests relating to product , social and cultural influences globally aligned
  • Categorize concept image folders to ensure timely data input and output
    Seasonal conception of trends
  • Collate, conceptualize and present seasonal trend, colour, materials and global marketing themes in a creative and inspiring way
  • React with business initiatives involving product, design, merchandising, packaging (design and function) and process
  • Collect images to represent and illustrate current and future trends as related to that division, brand aligned using a strong sophisticated design flare to put together presentations and mood boards

Job Requirements:

  • Proven success identifying accurate global trend
  • Be able to work in a fast paced environment and under pressure
  • Efficient and relevant organizational skills
  • Relevant problem solving and negotiating skills required
  • Ability to work as a team player and take direction
  • Ability to prioritize and meet essential deadlines

Qualification & Experience:

  • 5-7 years experience in a similar trend and design environment (pref homeware)
  • Relevant qualification in Graphic design, Interior/fashion design, and Textile design

Job Details:

Company: The Foschini Group

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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