Job Details


CategoryThe Bay Marketing
Job OpenedJune 23rd, 2022
EducationAssociate's Degree/College Diploma
Job Number220003D5
Job TypeFull-Time

job description

Day In The Life:

The Stylist is responsible for working with a diverse set of products, with an emphasis on apparel on-site at our studio in Scarborough, ON. This role will work directly with the Lead, Stylist and collaborate with the studio team to ensure the brand aesthetic is successfully translated through styling, both on and off-figure. The Stylist must be able to work under fast-paced conditions and be flexible to adapt to change within the pre-production and shoot process. A portfolio demonstrating experience with on and off figure required.

This role will actively support our DE&I framework by identifying opportunities to increase the diversity of our products and brands.  They will lead with inclusion to nurture our OneTeam culture by removing barriers for our Associates and communities.

What You Will Do:

  • Perform high volume on-mannequin styling of garments and outfits, styling a minimum of 45 pieces per day with a strong eye for detail
  • Collaborate with our studio teams to deliver consistent, high quality product photography while adhering to The Bay’s visual standards
  • Partner with studio teams to improve on set workflow and to meet daily volume expectations
  • Follow established styling guides to critically identify and anticipate potential photo and styling concerns of samples pre-shoot
  • Prepare (iron and steam) product for shoots and ensure product is consistent with established style and brand guidelines
  • Become familiar with, research, and maintain up-to-date knowledge of current and newly onboarded designers, brands, and collections
  • Participate in the constant improvement of The Bay’s visual content through actively testing new concepts and styling techniques jointly with the Lead Stylist; research and develop best practices for styling new categories and projects
  • Assist in the ongoing accumulation of the prop closet, support Lead Stylist with maintenance and organization of studio space and props
  • Support Lead Stylist with training new talent as needed
  • Adapt with schedule changes, manage time wisely, find ways to maximize efficiency 
  • Stay-up-to-date on styling industry tools and techniques
  • Assist in other areas of catalogue operations as volume requires

What You Will Need:

  • 3-5 years of on-set experience within high-end retail fashion and/or e-commerce
  • Post-secondary degree or diploma in Photography, Graphic Design, Fashion Design or related discipline an asset
  • Experience working with Looklet system an asset
  • Familiarity with garment construction, fabric content, garment care and handling, colour, and matching
  • Knowledge of and passion for current trends
  • Experience pulling and creating fashion-forward looks
  • Exceptional steaming and ironing skills with experience using industrial-grade irons and steamers, as well as a wide array of styling tools and techniques
  • Strong problem solving skills, ability to perform under pressure and intermittent volume
  • Possess strong organizational and time management skills
  • Operating experience of Mac OS
  • Ability to stand for extended periods of time and comfortable working with continual repetitive movements over the duration of a 7.5 hour shift (walking, bending, stretching, twisting, and lifting)

What You Can Expect:

  • A People-first culture where One Team spirit and Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion are celebrated and promoted at every step of the way
  • An opportunity to work with highly supportive teams to help you build the career you want and leave your Stripe at The Bay
  • A competitive benefits package including unlimited paid vacation, medical, dental, vision, parental leave top up coverages, retirement savings and more
  • A ways of Working Program that enables you to work where you are most effective
  • A living Well Program that provides a variety of offerings and resources to enhance your physical, mental, and financial wellness, including corporate gym membership rates.
  • An amazing associate discount of up to 40% off top brands


About The Bay:

As Canada’s oldest startup, The Bay is a digital-first, purpose-led retailer. Our mission is to help Canadians live their best style of life.

The Bay is on a high-growth trajectory to become one of the largest digital retail businesses in Canada through and its Marketplace. If you are looking to join an iconic brand, create impactful change and be recognized for your work, we want you to join our team.

At The Bay, smart, high-performing team members will challenge you to learn and grow every day. We value ambitious work and great ideas grounded in data and insights. We are looking for talented people who love a fast-paced environment, embrace change and are looking to make an impact with groundbreaking ideas.

We are a digital-first company and brand for a diverse world and we need a diverse team to reach our potential.  Come and join a winning team that supports collaboration and demonstrates innovation, energy, creativity and vision every day.


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NOTE: Only applications submitted online will be accepted.

The Bay welcomes all applicants for this position; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


Thank you for your interest In The Bay. We look forward to reviewing your application.    

The Bay provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, HBC complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

The Bay welcomes all applicants for this position. Should you be individually selected to participate in an assessment or selection process, accommodations are available upon request in relation to the materials or processes to be used