Footwear Designer

Description: 

Footwear Designer

 

Major Responsibilities:

Creative and Technical designer who has experience with comfort and athletic constructions Analyze product development and refine details of a sample Study markets, shop retail, and interact with consumer to establish trends Sources and choose materials for samples Present samples as envisioned

Specific Job Skills:

Interpersonal interactions with Merchandising and Sales teams Independently examines complex information and/or situations, evaluates potential impact, and makes recommendations Work responsibilities frequently concern confidential and/or sensitive information requiring the use of discretion at all times Teamwork and cooperation are essential to the successful completion of own and others job duties Ability to perform complex verbal and written communications face-to-face and in-group settings Job duties are widely diverse, and frequently require conceptualizing, planning, and implementing

Education and/or Experience:

College degree in the arts preferred 5-7 years' experience in fashion related industry Knowledge of Microsoft Office and CAD preferred Efficient in Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign Sketching knowledge Knowledge of target market Travel to China

 

Department: 
Design
Job Type: 
Full Time
Location: 
Long Island City NY
Job Order ID: 
6394