Designer - Belts

Randa Accessories
New York
Oct 08, 2016
Oct 26, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Board
Men's Accessories Designer with Focus on Men's & Ladies Belts (especially men's belts) Assisting team in creating designs that fit into seasonal concepts and specific brand visions * Experience in design, sourcing, merchandising, & product development with leather materials - highly preferred * Analyze and interpret fashion trends into salable mass product / market research * Collaborates with merchants to build assortment and react to fashion trends; Collaborates with Sourcing teams & factories to develop fabrics, trims, webs, & hardware for brands * Provides technical details to overseas vendors for managing prototype development * Produces sketches and may make seasonal presentations of proposed designs * Create & manage tech packs through PLM software * Understanding of brand "DNA" * Detailed cads in Illustrator / Ability to create original artwork Skills, Requirements & Qualifications: * Bachelor's degree in Fashion, Industrial design or equivalent experience * Knowledge of Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop and Microsoft Office & PLM * Knowledge of PLM or similar software advantageous * Self motivated, professional, dependable * Attention to detail, ability to prioritize, meet deadlines, & multi-task * Positive Team Player - ability to handle high stress work environment - fast paced * Strong verbal and written communication skills * Energetic and enthusiastic * Ability to multi task - complete all tasks according to T/A calendar * Global travel and sourcing experience * Facilitate communication between licensee & licensor of branded products * Travel oversees to Asia and to factories Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled