Lyst Ultimate Sneakerhead, Your Mission: Identify Emerging Sneaker Trends

Company | Lyst

Company description | Global fashion search platform used by 70 million shoppers every year.

Job location | London (UK)

Job description | Lyst is building a Sneaker Intelligence Unit, a new network of hyper-informed sneakerheads from all over the world. The company is on the hunt for contributors to the Sneaker Insights Unit, the ultimate experts in sneaker design, history, culture and trends: identify emerging sneaker trends, and the brands and influencers driving the culture forward on a local and global level; lead on special investigations, going deep into the stories behind the shoes; be the company’s eyes and feet on the ground at the key sneaker events that matter.

Compensation package | To be determined during the interview.

Application period | From February, 12 to February, 28 2019.

Number open positions | 2

Candidate qualifications | Deep understanding of the community, the culture and the complexities of the sneaker world; you have well-informed opinions and a critical eye, paying attention to the details others might overlook; able to see past the hype and understand critical new launches and collaboration drops in their wider context; you have an encyclopedic knowledge of sneaker history and design; passion and knowledge count for more than social followers, academic qualifications or industry experience.