Senior Casting Producer (Maternity Cover)

Style & Creative London, United Kingdom


Description

The role:

Working as part of the Global Creative Production team to drive,  improve and increase our model pools for Farfetch, Browns and Farfetch Platform Solutions. Using existing contacts, whilst driving and discovering new areas of opportunity for our online business. We need a very experienced self-starter that can help support and drive our three dynamic and unique business channels by having a great eye to bring in the best model talent. 


What you’ll do:

  • Drive our global model pool, working with agencies to pull in new model talent at competitive rates 
  • Work with autonomy, with the ability to work across multiple briefs 
  • Drive model talent plans for Farfetch, Farfetch Platform Systems and Browns
  • Work closely with one direct report, Junior Casting Producer, to work to structured casting plan for 2020 and manage any ad hoc castings   
  • Align all global markets to ensure we are providing a consistent aesthetic across studios
  • Visit agencies in U.K and European markets, to build on existing contacts and develop and research new opportunities for scale
  • Build regular presentations for model approval
  • Organise and schedule casting days with a clear vision of brand briefs 
  • Book and manage freelancers to help support with mass castings 


Who you are:

  • Proven track record of model casting for e-commerce shoots, ideally for both recognisable and unrecognisable 
  • An editorial eye whilst having a clear understanding of what makes a successful e-commerce model 
  • Strong experience and expertise in the model booking process
  • Able to travel when needed  
  • Professional approach to be able to represent the Farfetch group in the external market 
  • Impeccable eye for detail and Farfetch group requirements 
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Managerial experience with strong organisation skills
  • Able to work to tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Able to work independently with projects and within a team
  • An understanding of fashion, e-commerce and luxury brands is essential
  • You are able to balance and represent each of our business streams, in addition to working to external client briefs