An Assistant Designer works in a support role to maintain assigned department product from design concept to production. Assists Senior Designer in all aspects of product design; including boards, approvals, samples, presentations, vendor communications and meeting preparation. Coordinates packages, artwork, and sketches with support teams.
Assist the Designer with projects and design development throughout the development cycle.
Communicate and follow up with vendor's and team members on product development design details.
Organize and maintain samples, files, linesheets and boards for each season.
Perform departmental administrative tasks as needed
Prepare for daily meetings and key milestone meetings
Create technical flat sketches to style specification and set-up corresponding product packages.
Assist in development packages and coordinate hand offs to cross functional teams and vendor's.
Review incoming garments with Designer and PD partners.
Coordinate with cross functional teams to develop and approve product throughout design process.
Assist Designer with inspiration and trend research:
fabric, wash research, shopping, tears, media research
Work Experience and Education Requirements
Education:BA or BFA specializing in Fashion Design.Experience:
0 to 3 years minimum industry related experience.Skills:
Strong organizational skills, adaptability and flexibility.
Team oriented, self-motivated, able to juggle multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.
Expert user in Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, Word and Outlook.
Thinks creatively, possesses the ability to identify trends and tracks ongoing business.