Creative Community Curator

Los Angeles
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Creative Community Curator


6121 Sunset Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90028
United States


Creative Community Curator


Based on Experience


Full-Time (immediate start)

Posted Date:

March 2018

NOT JUST A LABEL (NJAL) is the world’s leading designer directory for showcasing pioneers in contemporary fashion. We are passionate about creating truly original and authentic content that speaks to a global community of creatives. We look to engage, inspire and stimulate a new and radical way of thinking. Our aim is to connect a community of highly talented, creative individuals who seek to showcase their skills on a global platform.

We are looking for a passionate Creative Community Curator to help expand our global community of highly talented individuals and affiliated institutions. Our goal is to continue to expand our community of emerging designers to include the wider creative industry; from photographers, stylists, video producers, as well as highly skilled craftsmen and manufacturers around the world, along with building our relationships with global institutional bodies around the world. It is an exciting time to join the team. You will be a part of developing a new landscape and helping to shape the future of the world’s emerging creative talent.


|  Discover and attract talent from around the world, continually expanding NJAL’s creative community

|  Develop and implement an effective and scalable scouting strategy based on a global network of talent scouts

|  Responsible for the global talent search; being aware of every national and international fashion week, event, graduate show and design award in order to find the best global talent

|  Identify trends in terms of creative hubs emerging on the global landscape, being the first talent scout to engage with new markets

|  Meet regularly with NJAL community; actively attending fashion weeks and scouting opportunities where required

|  Represent NJAL at awards, university lectures and fashion weeks

|  Work collaboratively with NJAL team to manage and optimise online and physical services offered to NJAL creative community

|  Curate the talent selection for NJAL’s retail and trade events

|  Act as relationship manager for fashion week organisers, universities, design councils and awarding bodies

|  Respond to enquiries from existing and new creatives via email, chat and telephone

|  Manage the NJAL community pages such as Fashion Film, Events, the Forum and Black Board

|  Manage and curate NJAL’s prestigious Black Sheep directory, a collective of NJAL’s most innovative designers


|  Extensive professional experience within the creative industry ideally with a focus working directly with emerging fashion talent

|  Experience of efficiently managing creative communities

|  Extensive knowledge of the global fashion industry, its designers, brands and key players

|  Ability to foster great working relationships internal and externally

|  Creative flare and out-of-the-box thinking

| Self-motivated and results-oriented

| Able to work as part of a team and independently, happy to roll-up sleeves and get stuck-in

| Ability to prioritise effectively in a fast-paced environment

| Extremely well organised and detail orientated

| Ability to travel extensively and represent the NJAL brand via public speaking opportunities

| Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal; additional language skills beneficial

| Professionally and positively represent NJAL at all times

| Excellent work ethic 

This is a position for remote work, requiring regular meetings in the Los Angeles area. Shared desk is available at NeueHouse LA.