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Posted: Monday, January 8, 2018 2:00 AM

As a global specialty retailer, Banana Republic is focused on delivering versatile, contemporary classics. Our customers seek to make the most of every moment. How we do it is just as important as what we do. We value people who are confident, optimistic and curious, because we believe in unleashing creativity and greatness every day.

Who We Are: Banana Republic is a global apparel andaccessories vertical specialty retail organization focused on deliveringversatile, contemporary classics designed for today with style thatendures. We outfit those who see every day as full of opportunity and seekto make the most of every moment. At Banana Republic, we believe inseeing life a little differently, taking it all in, adding to it and making ityour own. We live with style.

What We Do:The Fit Model is responsible for representingthe Brand target customer for body measurements, shape and proportion. Themodel will fit garments at all major Milestone Meetings, Production Fittings,In Store Fittings, all size fittings, and showroom presentations as requiredand provide feedback on fit and comfort to meet the brand customer expectation.This position requires the ability to spend most of the time standing whilefitting garments. The Fit Model is also required to have excellent peopleskills, work well under pressure, and be able to articulate how the garmentfits.

PRIMARYRESPONSIBILITIES:

* Attendsfit sessions as model to provide feedback and check movement and functionalityof each garment

* Communicatefit intent, balance and construction to those in fit session

* Identifypotential production, quality and costing issues and make recommendations toensure brand integrity.

* Trackand manage Fit Schedules with Technical Designers andCross Functional partners to ensure scheduling and prioritization of fittingsare aligned with the Calendar and business deliverables

* Collaborate with business partners to understand Design Aesthetic,Brand Fit and Construction Standards and provide consistent, professional,feedback

* Demonstrate an understanding of the competitor fits and sizingwith the ability to make call outs on the differences between our competitorsand BR Brand.

* Maintain appropriate under garments, shoes and essential basics(as determined by the Brand) to be used for fittings

QUALIFICATIONS:

* Degree-High School Diploma

* WorkingExperience- some related modeling experience

* BodyRequirements- ability to consistently maintain body measurements, shape, andproportion

* Communication-demonstrated ability to communicate effectively across multiple audiences atall levels of the organization.

* Resourcefulness- experience in managing multiple projects that require the ability to flex asobstacles are presented.

* Target specs for size 6:

* Bust 35 \"

* Waist 29\"

* Hip 38 \"

* Height 5' 7\"

KEY BENEFITS:

* Merchandise discount for our brands: 50% off regular-priced merchandise at Gap, Banana Republic and Old Navy, 30% off at Outlet and 25% off at Athleta.

* One of the most competitive Paid Time Off plans in the industry.*

* Employees can take up to five \"on the clock\" hours each month to volunteer at a charity of their choice.*

* Extensive 401(k) plan with company matching for contributions up to four percent of an employee's base pay.*

* Employee stock purchase plan.*

* Employees receive medical, dental, vision and life insurance.*

* Employees can apply for tuition reimbursement.*

* Family care programs.

* Commuter benefits.

* Pet Discount Program.

* For eligible employees

Gap Inc. is an equal-opportunity employer and is committed to providing a workplace free from harassment and discrimination. We are committed to recruiting, hiring, training and promoting qualified people of all backgrounds, and make all employment decisions without regard to any protected status. In 2016, Gap Inc. was named one of the Best Places to Work by the Human Rights Campaign for the thirteenth consecutive year and was the sole winner of the Catalyst award for equality in the workplace in 2016.

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• Location: San Francisco

• Post ID: 93159512 sf
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