Associate Footwear Designer

Description: 

Contemporary footwear brand is seeking a Associate Footwear Designer; reporting into thhe Design Director. 

We seek people who: • Accurately and timely execute design and development processes • Research latest style and trend data and incorporate into product designs • Effectively combine trend, brand and merchandising requirements for each season • Assist in the creation and detailing of product lines and spec creation • Provide innovative and creative input, maintaining a strong understanding of brand positioning • Partner with Product team to ensure product developed supports brand essence  

Qualifications • 2 years product design experience in fashion or related industry • 1 year footwear design experience preferred • Excellent verbal communication and presentation skills • Extremely detail-oriented • Strong partnering, problem-solving and analytical skills • Adobe Photoshop & Illustrator experience required; PLM experience preferred • Demonstrated skill sketching by hand; CAD software experience preferred

Department: 
Design
Job Type: 
Full-time
Location: 
New York NY
Job Order ID: 
6417