Fit Specialisit & Tech Design Support

The Gap Inc.

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 Forget what you know about old-school industry rules. When you work at Old Navy, you’re choosing a different path. From day one, we’ve been on a mission to democratize fashion and make shopping fun again. Our teams make style accessible to everyone, creating high-quality, must-have fashion essentials for the whole family, with love, season after season.


We opened our first store in 1994 in San Francisco and have been on a roll ever since. Today, customers can find fabulous fashion at affordable prices online and in one of our 1,000+ stores globally.  Old Navy celebrates a workplace that’s just as diverse as our customers. Fun, fashion, family and value are at the heart of everything we do. We cultivate a community of playful personalities that thrive in a fast-paced environment where our employees can be their most authentic selves. Here, we’re family. 


Old Navy – a brand for everyone a place for you!


OVERVIEW


The fit model is responsible for representing the Brand’s Physical Fit – target customer for body measurements, shape and proportion. The model will fit garments throughout the week, during scheduled fitting sessions as well as other key meetings where fit and aesthetic is reviewed. The model will provide feedback on aesthetic fit, technical fit, and funcatinal fit to meet the Brand customer expectation.

Old Navy’s Fit Model must have excellent people and communication skills, and is able to articulate how garments fit and feel with confidence and clarity.

COMPETENCIES

  • Collaboration & Influencing
  • Experimentation
  • Trust & Honesty
  • Accountability

KEY PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Size: Medium (8)
  • Height: 5’5” - 5'7"
  • Bust: 34-36in
  • Cup Size: B or C
  • Waist: (Natural) 28-30in
  • Low Hip: 38-40in

Body measurements must be maintained and no more than +/- ¼” from the above specification (except for height). Fit Models are measured weekly. 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Maintain physical fit – key body measurements, size, shape, proportions.
  • Model/Fit clothing/accessories in front of large group of people. ‘Clothing’ will also include swimwear, lounge & lingerie.
  • Work closely with Technical Design to understand the desired styling & fit intent of each silhouette & fit camp.
  • Advise on difficulties pertaining to the garments accessibility, comfort & mobility during the fit sessions.
  • Support research and participate in competitive fits, sizing and construction relevant to the marketplace.
  • Participate in fittings as assigned – may include cross brand fittings upon request.
  • Participate in wear testing as assigned.
  • Attends presentations, line reviews and other Brand meetings as requested.
  • Participate in store visits as assigned.
  • Support Tech Design function during non fitting periods; such as measuring samples, entering data into garment specs, scheduling fittings, supporting wearer trial administration.

KEY EXPERIENCES

  • Ability to maintain body specifications within the allowed tolerance.
  • Ability to stand for extended periods of time.
  • Professionalism, great communication skills and a willingness to help.
  • Efficient time keeping skills and a high sense of urgency required.
  • Proficient computer skills; i.e. – MS Outlook, Excel, Word, & Powerpoint

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