Tuesday, April 23, 2013

Anthropologie Visual Talent - Urban Outfitters Inc. - New York, NY

Anthropologie is looking to expand our visual team in the Long Island area!

We are looking for creative, talented, visionary thinkers who are seeking new opportunities in the world of fashion. If you are interested, Please apply online if you are interested in any store level visual role!

To create an unimagined customer experience that is inspiring, dynamic and inviting through creative presentation and placement of merchandise. Also, to partner with the Store Manager and District Merchandising Manager to analyze business needs weekly and set the highest standard possible for visual excellence. Ensure appropriate feedback and guidance is given in order to execute employee development. Build community relationships that directly reflect the Anthropologie culture.

* Two to three years of retail management experience with creative interests or a background in Fine Arts or Design.
* An understanding of the Anthropologie culture and its appeal to the local market.
* Ability to drive sales through excellent service, strong visual presentation, and a full understanding of their business.
* Strong record of developing talented individuals at the Team Leader level and above.

* Interpret current fashion trends in the overall brand and in local markets in order to generate creative solutions and sales.
* Actively seek outside inspiration and apply personal talent to develop and contribute unique perspectives to the overall display concept.
* Consistently lead and collaborate with the Display Artist and Merchandising Associate, which results in innovative and timely project execution.
* Proactively manage and have ultimate accountability for the floor set process through effective planning, detailed mapping, clean execution and timely completion.
* Show understanding of customer through creative photo layouts.

* Create a whole sensory experience that appeals to the customer emotionally through the presentation and placement of product.
* Take a proactive approach to planning and executing all merchandising projects to ensure that the store environment remains safe, clean and organized.
* Actively participate in daily meetings by contributing new product knowledge, setting daily merchandising tasks and sharing merchandising updates.   


Chair (Professor) - Art at Hunter College, CUNY - New York, NY

Job Title: Chair (Professor) - Art
Job ID: 7244
Location: Hunter College
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
The Department of Art and Art History seeks an artist and/or scholar with a dynamic vision for the position of Chair. This is a newly created position to lead and work with Studio, Art History, and the Hunter College Gallery programs to further an innovative education in the arts, and to complement an expanding Department with tripartite needs. The Chair will develop an academic and administrative vision of the Department and communicate that vision to the Dean and Provost of the College. He/she will also oversee staff, budget, and facilities. The candidate must have a record of significant achievement in higher-education administrative experience and a prominent vitae of teaching, studio practice, and/or scholarship that would merit appointment as Full Professor in the Hunter College Department of Art.
Ph.D. degree in area(s) of experience or equivalent.
Salary commensurate with experience.

CUNY offers a competitive compensation and benefits package to its faculty, covering health insurance, pension and retirement benefits, paid parental leave, and savings programs. We also provide mentoring and support for research, scholarship, and publication as part of our commitment to ongoing faculty professional development.
Candidates must submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and the names, positions, and contact information for three current references on-line by accessing the CUNY Portal on City University of New York job website http://cuny.edu/employment.html and navigating to Careers at CUNYfirst. Current users of the site should access their established accounts; new users should click on the appropriate link to register.

Instructions :

Open until filled with review of applications to begin January 2, 2013.
CUNY Job Posting: Faculty
We are committed to enhancing our diverse academic community by actively encouraging people with disabilities, minorities, veterans, and women to apply. We take pride in our pluralistic community and continue to seek excellence through diversity and inclusion. EO/AA Employer.

Apply to job here.