Our client is a contemporary menswear brand looking to is seeking a skilled Menswear Designer, Wovens, with a background in luxury men’s wovens to join their Design team.
Job Description: • Partner with the designer and team to create a cohesive collection that adheres to the creative aesthetics of the brand • Ability to create and update all technical design packages from initial design through to stock approval • Ongoing vintage research to facilitate productive design and creative brainstorming sessions • Prepare presentation boards • Participate in the conceptual development of the line which includes presenting ideas/concepts and influencing others to adopt a course of action • Research markets to identify new trends, fabrics and wash/finish techniques and present tear sheets, sketches and samples to Design Director • Source new fabrics, washes and trims that are brand and trend appropriate while remaining conscience of price point • Work with team to ensure design packages are completed in a timely manner and accurately reflect relevant design details (e.g. thread, trim, wash instructions, etc) • Manage and adhere to design calendar and attend all relevant product meetings as required • Assist with other responsibilities and projects as needed • Issue SMS request sheets • Production trim sheets
Job Qualifications: • 4-5 years design experience in luxury men's wovens industry • Knowledge and background in men's Suiting, Outerwear, Soft Jacket, Leather, Bottoms, & Shirts • Capable of producing techpacks on a seasonal basis • Have an understanding of luxury market and capable of researching the trend • Strong handsketching and illustration skills • Draping skills • Knowledge of garment construction • Word, Excel, Photoshop, & Illustrator (intermediate)
Please submit your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org with “Designer, Menswear Wovens” in the subject for consideration. While we appreciate all candidates only those qualified will be contacted. Thank you for your application.