Urban Outfitters USA Careers – Urban Outfitters: Associate Styling Director

Urban Outfitters


Associate Style Director

Reports to

Executive Director, Style


3 stylists and freelance stylists roster


The Associate Style Director for UO Women’s is responsible for being a trend leader for the UO Women’s E-commerce and Editorial team. They will partner with the Styling Director to set seasonal styling direction and pairings. They will oversee e-commerce sets weekly to set a strong tone, as well as supporting the editorial message process. They should have a strong background in leadership, as they will oversee a team of e-commerce stylists. Experience working cross functionally with Art Direction, Photo, Studio Ops, Casting, Production, and Merchandising is necessary.


  • Lead a team of e-commerce stylists by providing seasonal trend and pairing direction
  • Attend weekly handoff with buyers to review the upcoming week’s product, discuss key items,

and review styling notes

  • Work with Studio Ops, Casting, AD, Merchandising, and Styling Director to split weekly handoff

across models for the upcoming week

  • Create mood boards for each upcoming set to share with the studio team and stylists
  • Partner with Studio Ops and AD to manage the weekly studio schedule which includes in house

team and freelance

  • Review completed outfits with stylists each morning to note any call outs pre-shoot and adjust as


  • Ensure that sets reach shot count goals and minimize potential carryover
  • Delegate tasks to ensure that the studio stays tidy and sample flow + organization are maintained

Trend Leadership

  • Strong understanding of trends and ability to adapt them to the UO customer
  • Continuously reviewing runway, editorial, influencer, and social media content to apply to

e-commerce and editorial imagery

  • Compile and present seasonal and reactionary trend decks to Styling Director and team
  • Work with buyers to ensure styling bays are complete with trend forward and big idea product
  • Ability to showcase strong detailing in e-commerce and editorial styling


  • Ability to lead in a positive, effective, and supportive manner
  • Work one-on-one with stylists to support, train, and grow skill sets


  • 4+ years of management experience
  • 8+ years of on-set E-Commerce lead stylist experience
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office + Adobe Creative Suite
  • Editorial styling experience is a must


Bachelor’s degree in fashion arts, design, merchandising, product development


Philadelphia, PA


Some travel may be required.

Job Details:

Company: Urban Outfitters

Job Type: Full Time

Job Location: Philadelphia, PA

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