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Aritzia

Product - Head of Colour

Location
Vancouver, BC
Details
Full Time
5 days ago
THE TEAM

The mission of the Creative Colour Department is to tell our brand story through colour

THE OPPORTUNITY

As a leader in the Creative Colour Department, you will partner with the Head of Design as a visionary to drive the seasonal colour strategy through the identification, evaluation, and selection of colour palettes that convey Aritzias brand. You will play a pivotal role in leading the curation of seasonal colour concepts and developing the corporate colour palettes that design will use to bring their vision to life. And, with your valuable contribution to the business in this role, you will be rewarded and recognized for your expertise and impact.

THE ROLE

As the Head of Colour you will:
  • Identify seasonal external colour opportunities that will propel Aritzias brand
  • Curate the seasonal interpretation of our brand vision through colour
  • Ensure the seasonal colour palette executes on the creative vision
  • Work with the appropriate Business Support partners to seamlessly lead the day-to-day function of the department in support of corporate objectives, while enabling progressive career development and an incredible employee experience


THE QUALIFICATIONS

The Head of Colour has:
  • A commitment to learn, apply, champion, and enrich Aritzia's Values, Business and People Leadership principles
  • The drive to take on new challenges with the self-motivation for continuous personal and team development
  • An ability to set the standard for operations, investing in world-class processes to boost team and business results
  • The skills to collaborate strategically with cross-functional partners in the pursuit of shared business outcomes
  • The ability to set clear objectives and inspire the team to reach their highest potential.
  • The leadership qualities to design a vision and strategy that motivates the team
  • World class skills and/or education that are an asset to perform in the role and the commitment to continuously learn and develop oneself and inspire growth in others
  • A commitment to quality and investing in results that add value and drive the business
  • A sense of urgency executing job responsibilities, prioritizing urgent and important work
  • An ability to identify, evaluate, and suggest business opportunities for today and tomorrow, considering top line and bottom line impacts
  • An understanding and a passion for the industry in which we operate and ability to bring learnings in-house to further enhance the business
  • An understanding of Aritzia's brand, aesthetic and style fundamentals and is engaged in trends and cultural influences
  • Proven experience in setting the colour direction of a fashion house


THE PERKS

Some of the industry-leading benefits you will receive working at Aritzia:
  • A-OK Commissary & Café - Our in-office, world-class bistro and café
  • The SET - Our in-house gym, with state-of-the art equipment and custom classes
  • Employee Assistance Program - 24/7 support, resources, and information available to your and your family
  • Aspirational Workspace - Every detail is considered to connect to the energy of the culture
  • Dog Friendly Office - Bring your best friend to work
  • Amenities - Facilities include private parent's room, bike storage rooms, and shower facilities with complimentary conveniences
  • Talent Mobility Program - From out of town? No problem - we offer a highly supportive relocation program
  • Competitive Pay Packages - A commitment to performance based pay increases and career progression
  • Product Discount - Our famous product discount, online and in store
  • Health Benefits - Comprehensive health, vision and dental packages for eligible employees
  • Extras - A multitude of other perks like dry-cleaning, hotel and restaurant discounts, self-care promos, on-site medical care and more
  • Health & Safety - Industry-leading health and safety precautions, including on-site screenings, mask and distancing protocols, and cleaning supplies


ARITZIA

Head to our About Us for the scoop on who we are and what we do.

Aritzia is an Equal Opportunity employer. Aritzia believes in providing an inclusive workplace where all individuals have opportunity to succeed.

We are committed to doing so by providing accessible employment practices. Requests for accommodation due to a disability can be made at any stage of the recruitment process and applicants are asked to make their accommodation needs known.
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