The Gap Inc.
San Francisco, CA, United States
Design Director - Male Graphics','268698','!*!COMPETENCIESInnovation CultivatorExperimentationCollaboration & InfluencingDrives ResultsCustomer ImpactKEY RESPONSIBILITIESSets overall direction, creates seasonal Graphics POV in line with brand filters and overseesdevelopment of graphic designs across male including mens, boys, toddler boys and baby boy.Fully responsible for managing a team of graphic designers in all aspects of entire graphicsprocess including print trend direction, market research, mood board creation, print artwork,color direction and high quality execution across all male divisions.Ensures consistency of family trends between differing businesses (e.g., adult/kid)Selects, trains, motivates and evaluates direct reports & overall team.Responsible for managing and providing creative direction to graphic design team byencouraging a culture of creativity, productive thinking and collaborating with the wider designteam.In conjunction with management, responsible for visualizing and determining strategicdirection of business; accountable for process improvement, growing business and seekingopportunities to positively affect division/company.Fully responsible for ensuring that product is consistent with market trends as well asbusiness strategy; interprets international/domestic concepts and fashion trends as it relates tomarket demands, company image and business strategy.Consistently seeks out Global Innovation.','!*!In-depth knowledge of design techniques and processes.Excellent leadership/management skills.Ability to set overall creative tone and lead creative design process.Excellent sense of style and color.Proven excellent presentation and negotiation skills.Ability to deal with managerial issues (ie career development, performance management).College degree in Fashion Design or related field.Minimum of ten years design experience including 4 years of managerial experience.Ability to use personal computer.','US-CA-SAN FRANCISCO','','Full-time','Old Navy Headquarters','Product Design','Hilary Walker','Hilary_Walker@gap.com','Design Director - Male Graphics']);
The Gap Inc.
Website : http://www.gap.com