Highly Regarded Emerging Designer Brand Seeks Technical Designer / Production Manager (NYC)

Highly regarded emerging designer brand is looking to add a motivated, organized, full-time professional to manage in all aspects of technical design and production.
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Highly regarded emerging designer brand is looking to add a motivated, organized, full-time professional to manage in all aspects of technical design and production.

Highly regarded emerging designer brand is looking to add a motivated, organized, full-time professional to manage in all aspects of technical design and production.

Responsibilities include:

  • Responsible for managing technical design, product development and production
  • Creating and updating techpacks and flat sketches in Illustrator and Excel
  • Calculating costs and yields for all styles
  • Creating seasonal linesheets for sales
  • Communicating daily with domestic and overseas factories to ensure timely deliveries and quality product
  • Communicating with mills and suppliers to ensure timely delivery of fabrics and trims
  • Help with sourcing new factories, mills and trim suppliers
  • Creating and updating spreadsheets that track all essential information for all styles 
  • Quality control of all merchandise

Our ideal candidate will have/be the following:

  • A bachelors degree from a United States apparel design program
  • Technical design experience
  • An understanding of garment construction, specs, and tech packs
  • Extremely organized, self-motivated and able to multi-task
  • A minimum of 2 years technical design and/or experience with apparel production
  • Both domestic and overseas production experience a big plus
  • Contacts or the ability to source local and overseas apparel factories and suppliers a major plus
  • Experience with costing
  • Experience with quality control
  • Highly proficient in Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop and Microsoft Excel
  • Experience with better contemporary or designer level brands a plus 

We offer a fun, dynamic and challenging work environment. The position is full-time and includes benefits.

To apply for this position please send your cover letter and resume to launchcojobs@gmail.com with subject line Technical Designer / Production Manager.