Contemporary Footwear Line is looking to add a Designer to the team, with strong hand sketching skills along with asolid Photoshop experience. Will take design from concepting through development on to production (including confirmation of specs, material comments after market etc)Designing and development for two brands; Esprit and Unionbay from conceptualization to finished product. Researching and forecasting trend for color, material, and patterns. Shopping for construction, and upper pattern inspiration Sketching all designs and submitting specs to overseas office for sample making. Obtaining approval on all designs prior to sample development from licensors. Presenting and attending trend presentations Creating and updating line sheets.