Men's Associate Footwear Designer

Description: 

MEN’S ASSOCIATE FOOTWEAR DESIGNER

RESPONSIBILITIES, KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES  

Assist design team with all aspect of men’s design and development process from initial concept to confirmation samples and fit Translate seasonal creative direction into brand and trend right footwear designs Prepare technical specs, material specs, pattern revisions and color CADs Assist with material, print and leather developments  Aware of men’s lifestyle trends and aptitude to research consumer and industry micro and macro trends Strong organizational skills, verbal and written communication skills with ability to clearly articulate concepts and designs Ability to problem solve and collaborate within a small team Comfortable with limited structure and changing responsibilities Contribute positively to team dynamic. Help foster collaborative relationships with material vendors and brand customers Basic knowledge of footwear product development and shoe making a must Fluent in adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Microsoft Office including Excel Ability to travel internationally 1-2 times/year Bachelor’s Degree in Fashion Design, Industrial design or equivalent work experience Create digital color pallets to share with the design team and color CADs to review with the team

 

 

Department: 
Design
Job Type: 
Full Time
Location: 
New York NY