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Assistant Designer - Novelty

Overview Crisp color, graphic prints and playful sophistication are the hallmarks of Kate Spade & Company. From handbags and clothing to jewelry, fashion accessories, fragrance, eyewear, shoes, swimwear, home decor, desk accessories, stationery, tabletop and gifts, our exuberant approach to the everyday encourages personal style with a dash of incandescent charm. We call it living colorfully. Kate Spade & Company has over 168 retail shops and outlet stores across the United States and more than 87 shops internationally. Our colorful products are sold worldwide, in every time zone and on every continent. Whether in San Francisco, Sao Paulo or Shanghai, our shops are always warm and inviting. Welcome to Kate Spade & Company.


Responsibilities The Assistant Designer


, Novelty is responsible for assisting the Novelty Design team in all aspects of the design process and provide support as needed. He or she will be exposed to the design and art direction of graphics and illustrations of all categories.The ideal candidate is a highly creative individual who welcomes the opportunity to work in a highly collaborative team environment, and embrace change as the brand grows and develops.

  • Work in partnership with the Novelty team + Assist and help design artwork into approved seasonal concepts, colors and line plans for all categories + Understand the brand and how to translate that into illustrations and graphics + Be able to visualize and see how a print or artwork becomes translated into a product- especially when placing or scaling of artwork + Ensure assigned work is presentable for key meetings and ready for submission by calendar targets + Support team members where needed and requested + Sketch in to ideas and concepts + Build presentation decks for key meetings + Assist with presentations for key meetings

Qualifications

  • Mac proficiency + Typography skills + Experience in Adobe CS applications: + photoshop and illustrator required, + indesign experience a plus Kate Spade & Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer: Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran#LI-AR2Country – State – CityUS-NY-New York

Posted Date5 months ago

Job ID22131

CategoryDesign - Other


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Assistant Designer

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    Brooklyn, NY, US Company: Williams-Sonoma Inc. Requisition Number: WE-10302 Area of Interest: Product Development

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    West Elm Position Type: Full-time JOB DESCRIPTION Design Assistant

  • West Elm Who we are: Born in Brooklyn.

    At home in the world. west elm has been helping customers express their personal style at home since the launch of our first catalog in 2002. Our home base is nestled down under the Manhattan Bridge in the DUMBO neighborhood of Brooklyn, NY, right above our flagship store. We are a dynamic, fast-paced brand with an exciting growth strategy.

    We value imagination, diversity and giving people the opportunity to explore, grow and shape our future. We look for innovative, smart and hard-working individuals who enjoy creative thinking and ingenuity. Help us carry out our mission of being a source of inspiration to our customers, creating a global community and tirelessly seeking ways to evolve our brand. Essential Functions: *Manage a product category, execute design process for a given season and business segment *Research and develop seasonal trends, themes, concepts, color, fabric and styling and/or product form function and manufacturing processes.

*Use Strong Sketching and problem solving skills to assist in the creation of designs that support merchant line plans, price points and overall creative direction. Build with the team strong, balanced assortments that include good, better, best strategy and core, must have fashion items.

*Ensure product design package is complete, accurate and handed off to Williams-Sonoma Agents and Vendors on time. Assist designers in compiling, and sending packages to vendors and agents. Track and maintain log of developments *Maintains brand "P.O.V" (Point of View) and "P.O.D" (Point of Difference) through collaboration with design peers, merchants and vendors.

*Assist in preparation of presentations of concept and sketches for seasonal designs. Communicate effectively both internally and with international partners to ensure product execution according to design intent.

*Use strong organizational skills to maintain finish and design library.

*Function well in a team setting. REQUIREMENTS AND QUALIFICATIONS Qualifications: *1-2 years product/textile design experience. *4 year college degree with a BA in a related design field required.

*Excellent communication and leadership skills *Ability to produce technical drawings.

*Experience with Illustrator, Graphite, Sketchup and / or FormZ preferred This position is not eligible for visa sponsorship. Williams-Sonoma Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. *LI-AC Williams-Sonoma, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Williams-Sonoma, Inc. will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, or other applicable state or local laws and ordinances. Nearest Major Market: Brooklyn Nearest Secondary Market: New York City



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Assistant Designer

Job Description

The Assistant Designer will provide overall support to the Design team by assisting in preliminary design research, creating tech packs and assembling presentation boards and materials.

Key Accountabilities:

·         Work closely with designers to create, update and prepare technical packs to be sent to overseas factories and vendors

·         Ensure all production package requests are processed accurately and in a timely manner

·         Meet all deadlines in adherence to the seasonal design calendar

·         Track and update the design sample schedule to ensure deadlines and sample production milestones are being met

·         Coordinate and upload sample packages and provide color and reference samples to the sample room as necessary

·         Receive and review samples with designers and send sample comments to the sample room

·         Email sales when new samples are received

·         Maintain product development logs, line sheets, fabric and color library, design archives library, and inspiration boards

·         Create CAD sketches of styles in development 

·         Contribute to complete landscape and brand research

·         Help maintain seasonal design catalogs

·         Special projects as assigned

Required Skills/Abilities/Education:

·         Bachelor’s Degree in Fashion Design

·         1+ years of experience in related field and/or strong internship experience

·         Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite

·         Excellent organizational and communication skills with attention to detail

Company Description

Haddad Brands is a fast paced and very successful, privately held, NYC based, kid's apparel company.
Haddad Brands holds the global licenses for Nike, Jordan, Converse, Levi's, and Hurley children's wear. Our work environment is entrepreneurial, fast paced and FUN!

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Assistant Designer - Bedding

Job Description: POSITION OBJECTIVESupports Design leaders in designing an assortment that is relevant to brand position and target customerPRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIESproduct design support

Builds, creates and updates tech packs, trim sheets and design packages; ensures information is accurately entered into PLM. Reviews with Designer/Sr DesignerSupports in meeting preparation and breakdown including room set up, samples, reports, creating boards and line sheets

Compiles market and trend research to review with Designer/Sr Designer, to gain understanding of the brand they support, drive innovation and stay current on the competition

Completes pre-packages as a part of the research and development process for the Designer/Sr Designer they supportQUALIFICATIONSrequiredFamiliarity and moderate proficiency with Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, Ned Graphics, Kaledo or related programpreferred

Bachelor's degree in Fashion Design or related field

Previous Retail experience

Previous experience in design or product accessory business and the competitive landscapespecial requirements

May have limited domestic travelADDENDUMSaccessories design assistant

Partner with Sr Designer to create presentations with clear direction and point of view for all Private brand Accessories for internal and external usage

Represent each Private brands aesthetic of assortments for Accessories to influence design direction and overall image inherent for each brand with vendors, product management and merchants

Facilitate successful design, serving as a brand ambassador and liaison with vendor partners across all categories for Private BrandsSupports execution of design, accuracy, quality and timely completion for a specific category or brand

Serves as a Creative liaison between internal and external partners and vendors

Influence Design concept and may present to partners and vendorassistant designer nydo

Shops market trends to create quarterly competitive reports

Work with Sr/Designer to develop concept boards for monthly meetingsaccessories design assistant nydo - requirements

Ability to partner cross functionally

High attention to detail

Strong communication and presentation skills

Experience with Adobe Photoshop, Indesign, Illustrator & CADElevated taste levelaccessories design assistant nydo - preferred

Previous experience in design or product accessory business and the competitive landscape

This describes general information about the position however should not be considered comprehensive. Our company reserves the right to modify job duties or descriptions at any time. This is not an employment contract.Job Title:Assistant Designer

  • BeddingAuto req ID:61497BRPosting Location:0900:Kohl's Corporate Offices Position Focus:Corporate Compensation Frequency:Annual Position Type:full-time Career Area:Product Design & Development Company Overview:At Kohl’s, we’re always looking ahead to creating the next great thing. Since 1962, our people have been our biggest asset and every great thing we do is thanks to the great people we hire.State

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Assistant Designer - Product Development

Beall’s – Celebrating 100 years! Beall’s celebrated our 100th year anniversary in 2015! Come join a team rich in tradition that is ready to adapt and evolve with the ever changing retail landscape! We are a debt free, billion dollar organization with over 500 retail stores across 16 states. And with an eye to the future, we are continuing to enter new markets and build brand loyalty with an increasing customer base. Stable and fiscally savvy, Beall’s has long been an organization that represents tradition, integrity and ever changing sustainability. Our headquarters are located in the beautiful and sunny Tampa Bay area in the heart of Florida… approximately one mile from the nearest beach. We live and breathe the Florida coastal lifestyle and we are looking for new talent to join our growing team! Assistant Designer (Product Development) for Beall’s Department Stores FUNCTION OF THE JOB: To assist in the conception, development and execution of a private brand product line for Beall’s Department stores. SUMMARY OF DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES (Essential Functions):

  • Assist Designer to develop and manage exclusive private brand product and packaging from concept to in-store.

  • Under the direction of the Designer interpret trend, color, and fabric forecasts and assist with seasonal trend presentations and milestone meetings.

  • Compile market trends through comp shopping, runway, fashion publications, and web based services.

  • Supports the designer in developing and presenting innovative product.

  • Create product story boards.

  • Create original artwork as needed.

  • Assist Designer with clarifying all design elements with Technical Design and Sourcing team.

  • Create color cards by brand and delivery.

  • Attend fit sessions to maintain designer vision.

  • Draft garment technical drawings.

  • Organize and manage samples.

  • Create seasonal line sheets by delivery under the direction of the designer for all milestone meetings.

  • Maintains design production timelines.

  • Performs other duties and responsibilities assigned. QUALIFICATIONS: + Bachelor’s Degree in Fashion Design or equivalent is required + Some retail or design experience required + Strong Illustration skills required + Technical knowledge of fabric, trims, and garment construction preferred + Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite programs INTERACTION: + Reports to the Designer.

  • Extensive interaction with the buying, sourcing and technical design teams.

  • Interaction with CAD Designers to articulate the brand vision. PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Must have adequate vision, speech, hearing and physical ability to perform essential job duties with or without reasonable accommodations.

  • Must have full body rotation (i.e., bending, stooping, twisting, reaching etc.)

  • Must be able to lift and carry at least 20lbs. Check out www.beallsflorida.com and www.beallsinc.com for more information. Thank you! Requisition ID: 2017-10455 External Company Name: Bealls, Inc. External Company URL: https://www.beallsinc.com/

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Intimate Apparel Assistant Designer

Job Description

We're a growing intimate apparel company currently located in Rosemead. We're looking for a creative self-motivated Assistant Designer to contribute to our design team. There is a huge potential for growth in our company. If you work hard and smart, this position could be for you. Please submit your cover letter, resume, and examples of your work.
Responsibilities
• Assist in creation of color pallets for every season
• Assist in creation of bodies for every season
• Assist in photoshoot coordination
• Design with Flat CAD in Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop
• Organize and file strike-offs and lab dips
• Data Entry
Qualifications
• Degree in Fashion Design or related preferred
• Needs to be extremely creative and have a sharp eye for colors & prints
• 1-2 years women's design experience, swim, or intimate experience a plus
• Computer graphic experience with knowledge of Photoshop and Illustrator
• Self-starter and creative thinker with ability to interpret season concept
• Ability to follow on multiple tasks simultaneously
• Able to take direction and carry a positive attitude
• Excellent time management and organization skills
• Sample organization
• Other duties as required
Benefits
• Paid Holidays- After 3 months
• Health- After 3 months
• Paid Vacation- After 1 year
• 401K- After 1 year

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Assistant Designer - Valparaiso, IN

Job Description:

Summary Responsible for reviewing artwork and structural box samples and for designing and creating samples or layouts based on customer artwork and specifications by performing the following duties:

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:

Fabricating creative and functional designs for corrugated shipping containers including structural and graphics.

Providing accurate and legible documentation (both CAD files and Print Cards) to Sales staff, Customer Service and Production departments to insure customer's needs and production efficiencies are met.

Keep a library of all active and non-active tooling in both die cut and printing areas.

Responsible for creating prototypes and samples manually or by using CAM system in order to send to Customers.

Responsible for producing small order quantities when required.

Responsible for purchasing required tooling used during the manufacturing process such as cutting dies, print plates, anvil covers or various supplies for the repair shop.

Meet with vendors on a daily basis to discuss efficiencies and best tooling pricing.

Responsible proofing all new incoming print plates and cutting dies and for coordinating the tooling repairs with shop personnel.

Complies with all company policies and procedures, including safety and maintaining good housekeeping.

Follows corporate Quality, Sanitation, GMP and HACCP standards to achieve a finished product within quality control specifications.

Additional duties as assigned by management.

Supervisory Responsibilities

This job has no supervisory responsibilities.

Competencies

To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:

Intelligence: Demonstrate ability to acquire understanding and absorb new information rapidly.

Analysis Skills: Identifies significant problems and opportunities.

Creativity: Generates new (creative) approaches to problems or original modifications (innovations) to established approaches.

Organization/Planning: Plans, organizes, schedules, and budges in an efficient, productive manner. Focuses on key priorities. Effectively juggles multiple projects. Anticipates reasonable contingencies. Pays reasonable attention to detail. Manages personal time well.

Excellence: Sets high "stretch" standards of performance for self and all coworkers. Demonstrates low tolerance for mediocrity. Requires high quality results. Exhibits conscientiousness and attention to detail.

Adaptability: Adjusts quickly to changing priorities. Copes effectively with complexity.

Customer Focus: Regularly monitors customer satisfaction. Meets internal and external customer needs in ways that provide satisfaction and excellent results for the customer. Establishes partner relationships and regarded as visible and accessible by internal and external customers.

Qualifications To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Computer Skills

ArtiosCAD, TOPS or CAPE, Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Illustrator; Internet software; Manufacturing software; Spreadsheet software; Word Processing software.

Education and/or Experience

Associate's degree (A.A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school; or six months to one year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Language Skills

Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of the organization.

Mathematics

Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ration, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.

Reasoning Ability

Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

None required

Other Skills and Abilities

Basic experience operating equipment and machinery: Kongsberg cutting table; Able to read measuring devices such as a tape measure.

Other Qualifications

One to two year's experience in related field preferred; manufacturing experience a plus.

Physical Demands The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Occasionally required to stand; Occasionally required to walk; Frequently required to sit; Regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; Frequently required to reach with hands and arms; Occasionally required to climb or balance; required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; Frequently required to talk or hear; Occasionally required to taste or smell.

Work Environment The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Not exposed to wet or humid conditions (non-weather); Occasionally exposed to work near moving mechanical parts; Not exposed to work in high, precarious places; Occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles; Not exposed to toxic or caustic chemicals; Occasionally exposed to outdoor weather conditions; Not exposed to extreme cold (non-weather); Not exposed to extreme heat (non-weather); Occasionally exposed to risk of electrical shock; Not exposed to work with explosives; Not exposed to risk of radiation; Occasionally exposed to vibration.

Level of Noise of the work environment is: Moderate noise

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

Company Description
To apply for this position via our website
Pratt Industries is America's 5th largest paper and packaging company with more than 6,000 highly skilled green collar employees dedicated to the environment and sustainability. Pratt Industries is one of the largest corrugated packaging companies in America, with sophisticated manufacturing facilities in more than twenty states. The company operates four of the most modern, cost effective paper mills in the country, as well as a series of sheet and box plants strategically placed throughout the United States offering a wide range of creative packaging solutions. Pratt Industries is committed to recycling and the environment by harvesting the urban forest.
Pratt Industries offers competitive compensation plans with incentive opportunities, full benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life, disability, HSA, All State, Pre-Paid Legal, and 401(k) with company match, paid vacation, and paid holidays.
Pratt Industries is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Vets

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Assistant Designer - Handbags

We are a specialty retailer offering the very best of what’s next in fashion for men, women and children since 1901. WHAT’S IN A NAME? EVERYTHING. We don't just sell cutting-edge fashion and accessories, we create it. Our talented fashion design team — the Nordstrom Product Group — develops, designs, produces and sources 50-plus private Nordstrom labels. From traditional to trendy, this team is shaping the styles and looks our customer love. A day in the life… The ideal assistant designer is motivated, results oriented and committed to supporting brand strategies.

  • Assist in producing design sketches that represent the target customer

  • Assist design director with preparing and presenting information at buy meetings

  • Meet product development milestones and calendar due dates

  • Plan, facilitate and/or execute assigned projects including the preparation of trend reports

  • Collaborate with peers and leaders to ensure design ideas align with priorities and direction

  • Approve color as appropriate You own this if you have… * Bachelor's degree in Apparel Design * 1 year of experience with handbag or shoe design is required

  • Demonstrated understanding of current fashion trends

  • Strong organization and time management skills

  • Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively

  • Proficiency in InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, and MS Office suite preferred

  • Clear and effective written and verbal communication and strong interpersonal skills We’ve got you covered… We offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical, vision and dental coverage, a fabulous merchandise discount, an employer-matched 401(k) plan and much more. We are an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a diverse environment. This job description is intended to describe the general nature of the work employees can expect within this particular job classification. It is certainly not a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required for this job.

Job:Nordstrom Product Group (NPG)

Title:Assistant Designer - Handbags

Location:Washington-Seattle

Requisition ID:301090


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Assistant Designer - Women's Handbags & Slgs (Better Brands)

The Assistant Designer executes the seasonal design development process for Accessories from concept to delivery, by creating and executing original, trend-appropriate design concepts that meet market needs and drive sales, and ensuring the timely execution of each stage in the process.

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Design/Accessories concentration.

  • 1+ years experience of Handbag experience.

  • Superior organizational skills and excellent communication skills; team oriented.

  • Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines; highly detail oriented, meticulous and creative.

  • Creativity, technical capability and sensibility for merchandising; ability to sketch.

  • Extensive knowledge of garment construction, pattern making, silhouettes, color ways, sewing techniques, fabrication and trim; familiarity with print design and manufacturing.

  • Highly proficient in Microsoft Office, Adobe products, CAD and Mac computers. GBG USA Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer *LI-LF Division: Better Brands External Company Name: Global Brands Group External Company URL: http://www.globalbrandsgroup.com/

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Assistant Designer - Rock And Republic

Job Description: POSITION OBJECTIVESupports Design leaders in designing an assortment that is relevant to brand position and target customerPRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIESproduct design support

Builds, creates and updates tech packs, trim sheets and design packages; ensures information is accurately entered into PLM. Reviews with Designer/Sr DesignerSupports in meeting preparation and breakdown including room set up, samples, reports, creating boards and line sheets

Compiles market and trend research to review with Designer/Sr Designer, to gain understanding of the brand they support, drive innovation and stay current on the competition

Completes pre-packages as a part of the research and development process for the Designer/Sr Designer they supportQUALIFICATIONSrequiredFamiliarity and moderate proficiency with Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, Ned Graphics, Kaledo or related programpreferred

Bachelor's degree in Fashion Design or related field

Previous Retail experience

Previous experience in design or product accessory business and the competitive landscapespecial requirements

May have limited domestic travelADDENDUMSaccessories design assistant

Partner with Sr Designer to create presentations with clear direction and point of view for all Private brand Accessories for internal and external usage

Represent each Private brands aesthetic of assortments for Accessories to influence design direction and overall image inherent for each brand with vendors, product management and merchants

Facilitate successful design, serving as a brand ambassador and liaison with vendor partners across all categories for Private BrandsSupports execution of design, accuracy, quality and timely completion for a specific category or brand

Serves as a Creative liaison between internal and external partners and vendors

Influence Design concept and may present to partners and vendorassistant designer nydo

Shops market trends to create quarterly competitive reports

Work with Sr/Designer to develop concept boards for monthly meetingsaccessories design assistant nydo - requirements

Ability to partner cross functionally

High attention to detail

Strong communication and presentation skills

Experience with Adobe Photoshop, Indesign, Illustrator & CADElevated taste levelaccessories design assistant nydo - preferred

Previous experience in design or product accessory business and the competitive landscape

This describes general information about the position however should not be considered comprehensive. Our company reserves the right to modify job duties or descriptions at any time. This is not an employment contract.Job Title:Assistant Designer

  • Rock and RepublicAuto req ID:60130BRPosting Location:0908:New York Design Office Position Focus:Corporate Compensation Frequency:Annual Position Type:full-time Career Area:Product Design & Development Company Overview:At Kohl’s, we’re always looking ahead to creating the next great thing. Since 1962, our people have been our biggest asset and every great thing we do is thanks to the great people we hire.State

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  • Use Location for Zip or City and State:New York City:New YorkZip Code:10018

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