Designer

This incredible company has been the leading design and distribution in destination retail for some of the best-known iconic brands and retailers in the industry for over two decades. They provide development and manufacturing of licensed and private label merchandise while using the latest high-tech machinery. Deep expertise in manufacturing, global sourcing in the U.S as well as internationally.

We are looking for a strong, creative, energetic and passionate designer/developer with 5+ years of experience in the apparel industry.

Responsibilities and Requirements:

  • Responsible for managing the initial development of concepts and color stories and overseeing the workflows of the concept to consumer design process
  • Will develop/edit tech packs, research markets, trends, raw material and fabrics, create mood/trend boards to customer briefs
  • Will own the WIP and communicate w/ teams overseas
  • In addition, will approve lab dips, trims, strike-offs, bulk fabrics swatches, label positioning etc.
  • Manage product lifecycle from creation to production
  • Strong communication skills, highly organized, detail oriented with follow up skills
  • Highly creative with a strong understanding of brand aesthetic with in-depth knowledge of design processes
  • Proficient with Adobe Illustrator and working knowledge of Microsoft Word/Excel and PLM

Huge opportunity for someone who has an optimistic outlook and who thrives in a fast-paced environment. IN THE OFFICE.

All Candidates must be able to provide work related references.

To apply for this job email your details to resumes@rushandcompany.com

Rush & Company is a full service Executive Search Firm that specializes in the Soft Goods industry.

Included in this industry are the apparel, home furnishings and industrial markets. We work in the fiber, fabric and fashion industry with clients and candidates located all over the world.

All candidates must be able to provide work related references.

If you're a candidate and would like to submit your confidential resume, please use resumes@rushandcompany.com. We will contact you if your qualifications match any of our current job searches.