Apparel Designer - Women's Knit Tops : New York : Full-Time

Work for an amazing fashion brand, doing what you love!  Great environment in mid-town.

Responsibilities

  • Must have strong background in women's knit tops. 

  • Complete all aspects of design packages - sketching, tech packs, creating and maintaining line-sheets

  • Identify seasonal fashion direction & merchandise trends and client needs

  • Create seasonal presentation boards highlighting fabric, color and print direction

  • Research and develop innovative trims each season

  • Research and source new fabrics

  • Prepare and maintain tech packs from initial development through bulk

  • Organize and maintain design development including artwork, trims, fabric worksheets, initial development, finalized tech pack, line list, etc.

  • Attend garment fittings and assist technical designers

  • Manage and adhere to Time and Action Calendar

Qualifications

  • BA in Fashion Design

  • 3-5 years experience with women’s design (Cut and sew knits)

  • Experience in Adobe Illustrator & Photoshop CS, MS Excel, and MS Office Suite

  • Experience working with overseas factories, agents and fabric and trim vendors

  • Strong communication skills, both written and oral

  • Ability to work cross functionally, building strong relationships between various departments

  • Strong eye for trends and abreast on current industry news/developments

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