The Accessories Designer is expected to conceptualize, create, and develop designs for handbags/ small goods/ soft accessories. We are looking for a team-oriented individual with strong design skills and a passion for our product to join our growing company.
•Generate themes and concepts for new products
•Turn themes and concepts into reality: well designed products that recognize the needs of our target consumers and meet our identified styles and price points
•Responsible for managing the design process from conception through production
•Render products, create mocks, prepare comprehensive tech packs for production
•Provide recommendations regarding seasonal themes, edits to line, new concepts, etc. (responsible for market / trend research and the communication of design ideas as they relate to business needs)
•College degree (or in final years of study) in industrial design, apparel design or related field
•Minimum of one year experience in handbag design for a reputable brand
•Expert knowledge of materials and related qualities (wear, pricing, care)
•High degree of technical proficiency and computer skills, including Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, and MS Office suite
• Strong ability to hand sketch and excellent rendering skills
•Great sense of fashion and design, as evidenced by education and/or experience.
•Superb, relentless and flawless attention to detail
•Able to respond quickly while staying on task, and capable of managing multiple tasks simultaneously
•True feel and passion for trends in our market
•Strong sense of personal initiative, with the ability to proactively set goals and create priorities
IDEAL CANDIDATE IS ALSO:
•Detail-oriented: Must be obsessed with achieving the highest possible quality and establishing testing guidelines to effectively and efficiently conduct quality control across all pieces
•Cultured and resourceful
•A lover of dumplings
Please send resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject “Freelance Designer - Fashionista” and check out our website: www.bartaile.com and video (http://bartaile.com/pages/video) for more information on our growing brand!