Knitwear Designer (Dresses)

Description: 

Financially successful public company looking for full fashion Knitwear Designer (sweater dresses)  This role is responsible for concept sketches, tears, tech packs, cost sheets and communication with the factory throughout the development process. 3 - 5 years' experience.  Send jpegs with resume. 

Qualifications Bachelor’s degree in Fashion Design or Certification in Apparel Design. Title will be determined by experience with a required minimum of 3 to 5 years in the apparel industry. Understanding of the apparel design and development process from inception through production. Strong understanding of technical design including construction, fit, knit stitches and yarn knowledge in relation to design intent.  Knowledge of maintaining cost, production process, and timelines for Sweaters. Excellent written and verbal communication skills in creating fit comments and corrections in tech packs. Keen awareness and knowledge of development and production calendar. Self-starter with strong organizational skills, ability to multi-task, and resolve issues in a timely fashion. Flexible with the ability to work in a fast-paced, changing environment. Ability to problem solve, offer suggestions, and drive solutions. Proficient computer skills.  (Would be helpful to have prior knowledge of Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) systems and Photoshop.)

 

Department: 
Design
Job Type: 
Full-time
Location: 
New York NY
Job Order ID: 
7051