WGSN - Consultant Director - London

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Job type:
Perm Full Time
London, UK
£ 0 - 0
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Close date:
22 December 2017
Key Purpose
  • The Consultant Director will provide overall project and client direction – ensuring the highest quality of work across all Mindset projects, they should constantly be pushing industry boundaries in their role as a Mindset brand ambassador.
  • Working collaboratively across the wider WGSN business, they should lead and inspire, contributing to the development of the Mindset vision and revenue growth
  • Manage, develop and drive content creation and strategic insights.
  • Responsibility for maintaining the creative & strategic standards of all output.
  • Delivery of industry leading presentations and world class reports.
  • Responsibility for every aspect of project direction, ensuring client’s briefs are met in a timely, profitable and insightful manner.
  • Development of client relationships and actively contributing to new business goals and revenue targets.
  • Mentoring the Mindset team, sharing knowledge & experience, identifying knowledge gaps & developing the team capabilities
Qualifications and Experience
  • In-depth experience of fashion, trends, retail, market and consumer intelligence (7 years minimum)
  • Excellent at all forms of collaboration & communication including presentation & writing skills
  • Strategic mind set with excellent analytical skills
  • Proven track record of working within a global consultancy framework/ environment
  • Both creative & commercial, they should be used to delivering far reaching strategic projects across multiple platforms
  • Thought leader and recognised industry expert
  • Extensive experience in leading strategic client relationships and translating this into revenue growth
Skills and Competencies
  • Highly collaborative & used to developing relationships at the most senior level, the Head of Region is an excellent communicator, collaborator and inspirer.
  • Strategic mindset with excellent analytical skills
Personal Attributes
  • This role wil constantly strive for excellence and push to exceed client expectations and industry standards
  • Curious, highly strategic thinker with gravitas that can lead and inspire a team