Models wear and display clothes, accessories and other consumer goods, and promote services in ways designed to generate sales. They may demonstrate new products and services at exhibitions or pose in front of the public or cameras.
Duties & Tasks
Models may perform the following tasks:walk, dance or pose before audiences on catwalks to display clothing and accessoriespose in front of cameras wearing fashion clothing or promoting products for advertisement in newspapers, in magazines, on websites or on billboardsparticipate in commercials for television and cinemaparticipate in wholesale clothing showings to buyersdemonstrate new products and services at manufacturers' exhibitions and industry trade showshand out pamphlets or samples of advertising products at exhibitions and shows.
Models are often required to work under hot, bright lights and model unseasonal clothing in opposite seasons on location.
- enjoy artistic and creative activities dedicated and patient minimum height of 173cm in certain types of modelling well-proportioned facial features, clear skin and healthy hair neat personal appearance an outgoing personality good communication skills are essential in promotional work.