Designer - Belts

Recruiter
Randa Accessories
Location
New York
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Oct 08, 2016
Closes
Oct 26, 2016
Role
Retail
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Board
NYCityWorks.com
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