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Design Assistant

Job title: Design Assistant
Contract type: Freelance
Location: Bell, CA
Discipline: Fashion
Remote: No
Reference: 403906
Contact name: Valerie Haldeman
Job Published: January 01, 1970

Job description

Job Summary

The Design Assistant will work alongside the Designers on a full collection of luxury apparel. They will utilize their strong acumen for fashion to create and interpret concepts to generate a final product for a specific segment.

The Design Assistant will support the Design team throughout the design process and work under the direction of the Designer.

Responsibilities:

• Manage line plans under direction of Designer.

• Attend designated fittings.

• Make sure all samples are properly shipped.

• Partner with Design team for FOB costing, staying on top of samples and suggest alternate options in order to meet requirements

• Maintain ongoing communication with factories regarding product development from inception through production process in partnership with Design team. (follow up on sample delivery, managing timeline, corrections required, etc.)

• Build Tech packs, construction detail pages, and maintain BOMs.

• Complete ad hoc assignments as assigned by management

Qualifications:

• Strong garment development process, fabrics, patterns and construction

• Strong sense of color story, style and fit terminology

• Strong ability to clearly communicate silhouettes and detailed garment construction through tech pack creation

• High knowledge of design details and interior garment construction

• Must have strong computer skills and be proficient in Photoshop, Illustrator and Microsoft Office (Excel, PowerPoint)

• Must have at least 1-2 years’ experience working in a Design environment.

• Must be detail oriented and have excellent organizational skills.

• Strong communication skills (verbal and written).

• Strong time management skills with ability to multi task under fast paced- creative environment.

• Upbeat, positive and professional attitude a must.

• Must have strong sense of urgency.

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