Global VM & Styling Direction

Full time
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As a Styling and VM manager in the Global Creative Direction team, you will be leading the styling and VM process for all local and global campaigns within the marketing team. The role works side by side with the Creative Direction team ensuring we create trend driven, market focused fashion messages alongside the best representation of our assortment.

This role is a mix of being fashion savvy, intuitive to current trends, having an eye for detail and modernity, alongside being highly organised, processes driven and a people person. 


At Zalando, our vision is to be inclusive by design. And this vision starts with our hiring - we do not discriminate on the basis of gender identity, sexual orientation, personal expression, ethnicity, religious belief, or disability status. You are welcome to leave out your picture, age, or marital status from your application. We only assess candidates on their qualifications and merit. ​

We want to provide you with a great candidate experience. Feel free to inform us of any accommodations you may need, so we can best support you throughout the hiring process. 

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  • Guiding external stylists and agencies through campaign processes from concept, shop orders, Zalando aesthetics, portfolio needs and production execution.

  • Supporting other team members on large scale production where needed.

  • Curation of collection pages for our campaigns, ensuring they are inspirational and trend driven for the consumer, whilst following commercial needs from relevant stakeholders

  • Set up  of styling, and product curation for campaigns.

  • Administrative tasks such as creating shooting style overview and pulling data for key styles to share with categories to make sure key pieces have stock.

  • Sku curations for Performance Marketing activations. 

  • Using your knowledge of season trends, culture and the commercial needs of our stakeholders to ensure that our local and global market activation stay fashion relevant.

  • Supporting the global visual merchandising team in curation of documents and presentations to be shared with our stakeholders.

  • Contributing to create seasonal trend analysis, researching fashion industries output across catwalks, editorial, campaigns and  brand moments.


  • You have a love of fashion and stay up to date with the latest trends, editorials and brands.

  • You have a good eye for style and understanding of how to put outfits together across diverse personas

  • You have the ability to adapt to changing business needs in a fast-paced, growth-oriented culture.

  • You are highly organised being able to manage projects with multiple stakeholders independently.

  • You are detailed oriented and are able to merchandise our products to the highest standards for our external partners

  • You are fluent in english

  • You have a bachelor degree in Fashion, Arts, Communication or other relevant field

  • You have at least 2/3 year of work experience in the fashion industry

  • You have good communication skills, especially writing professional documentation. 

  • Job requires roughly 50/50 remote work vs being in our Berlin office.

  • Position also requires travel.


Zalando provides a range of benefits, here’s an overview of what you can expect. Ask your Talent Acquisition Partner to learn more about what we offer.

  • Employee shares program

  • 40% off fashion and beauty products sold and shipped by Zalando, 30% off Zalando Lounge, discounts from external partners

  • 2 paid volunteering days a year

  • Hybrid working model with 60% remote per week, actual practice is up to each team to best support their collaboration

  • Work from abroad for up to 30 working days a year

  • 27 days of vacation a year (for Zalando SE)

  • Relocation assistance available (subject to prior agreement)

  • Family services, including counseling and support

  • Health and wellbeing options (including Gympass)

  • Mental health support and coaching available

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Please note that all applications must be completed using the online form - we do not accept applications via email.


Benan Ababay

Please note that all applications must be completed using the online form - we do not accept applications via e-mail.

About Zalando

It’s the perfect time to join Zalando on our journey to build the leading pan-European ecosystem for fashion and lifestyle e-commerce. Help us offer an inspiring and quality multi-brand shopping experience for fashion and lifestyle products to about 50 million active customers in 25 markets. Or be part of our logistic infrastructure, software or service capabilities to help brands and retailers run and scale their entire e-commerce business, on or off Zalando. Join our Zalando ecosystem, to enable positive change for the fashion and lifestyle industry. 

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