Hair Session Stylist

Job Added: 25 July 2019
Applications Close: 24 August 2019
Level: Mid-Weight
Contract: Full Time
Based: London
Salary: Undisclosed
Twitter: @asos

Hair Stylist - Womenswear | ASOS Studios | London

Are you fashion focused, inspired, with an eye for trends and passionate about hairstyling and fashion? We are looking for a Hair Stylist to join the ASOS Womenswear Hair and Make Up team! This is an important role within the production department working alongside a team of fashion focused individuals. With each member from a variety of backgrounds, they work together to fulfil and deliver the creative vision of the Style Directors. You’ll need to consistently be aware of current trends, be adaptable and understand the ASOS customer. This is a very exciting and busy area to be a part of, where the team inspire each other to be their authentic, brave and creative selves, whilst delivering the highest standard of Hair and Make Up.

What you’ll be doing…

Working with the Hair and Make Up Seniors and Shoot Stylists to produce and develop hairstyles within the ASOS Studios
Creating hairstyles for 2-4 models in the 1 hour allocated time slot, translating the brief to a high standard
Ensuring that benchmark shoots are strictly adhered to and references are correctly executed
Keeping up to date with the latest and upcoming hair trends including celebrity styles and social media trends
Producing inspirational moodboards to reference hair ideas in line with trends, brands and season
Attending creative Hair and Make-up meetings and other wider business meetings/strategy days
Supporting development and progression of the Production Team, and senior team members with ad-hoc duties
Updating and maintaining the Hair and Make-up referencing system
Sourcing new and appropriate products that could be incorporated into the ASOS kits
Engaging in training and development by attending in or outhouse courses where appropriate
Understanding and translating any creative changes quickly with minimal disruption to the shoot process
Maintaining and cleaning equipment and products including stock control
Consistent development of ideas that are brand appropriate and translate to the ASOS customer
We’d love to meet someone with…

Strong brand awareness ensuring a high standard of hair, referencing the seasons catwalk trends and street style appealing to the ASOS 20-something customer
Keen interest in fashion along with some relevant fashion/session styling or eCommerce experience
A certified qualification in hairdressing
Studio hair styling experience would be an advantage
Ability to stay calm, proactive and professional in a fast-paced environment
Strong attention to detail, presenting the ASOS product in the best way possible
A positive attitude to feedback, using initiative to provide solutions where possible
Excellent time management, prioritisation and communication skills and adaptable to change
A dedicated team player who works collaboratively, eager to learn and can grasp new information quickly
What’s in it for you…

Generous salary, flexible benefits package, bonus, and pension matching
Great development programmes
Amazing offices and great culture
Great staff discount and regular sample sales
25 days holiday plus one extra day for your birthday
Subsidised canteen and free gym
Life Insurance, medical care, cycle to work scheme
And tons more...
ASOS Studios Team...

ASOS is one of the UK’s top fashion and beauty destinations, expanding globally at a rapid pace. Our values are to be authentic, brave and creative, and we live and breathe these in everything we do. ASOS Studios is a team of creative professionals; working together to ensure the entire production process is run seamlessly. It’s incredibly diverse, built up of several departments ranging from Studio, Shoot Operations, Retouching, Copy Writing and Production itself. It’s a very busy, very exciting area to be a part of, requiring constant communication between the team, and all the other areas of the business.

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