Yumi Kim Is Hiring An Associate Designer In New York, NY - Fashionista

Yumi Kim Is Hiring An Associate Designer In New York, NY

This is an amazing opportunity for someone who is looking for a multi-faceted key role on a small and dynamic team.
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Yumi Kim, a growing contemporary women's brand based out of Soho, is looking for a star Associate Designer. This is an amazing opportunity for someone who is looking for a multi-faceted key role on a small and dynamic team.

RESPONSIBILITIES  

  • Development at all stages under guidance of Creative Director: sketching, detail sketches, tech-packing (proto stage), specing, trend presentation boards. concept research and assist in design development 
  • Measure / check specs of proto samples and attend production fittings 
  • Coordinate and attend proto fittings 
  • Maintain regular communication with sample development, proto revisions, comments and corrections 
  • Send out and follow up on fabric, trim and style development packages for overseas vendors 
  • Adhere to due dates for all stages of design  

Qualifications  

  • 3+ years of related experience 
  • Ability to create initial specs and execute tech packs
  • Familiarity with the development process and experience working with Asian factories and vendors 
  • Computer: proficiency in Adobe Illustrator / Photoshop / Microsoft Excel / Microsoft Office 
  • Possess a strong fashion, color, and print sense. Must have ability to interpret trends 
  • Be able to effectively manage time and multi-task, pay strong attention to detail, and work within a fast paced environment 
  • Strong time management, organizational and problem solving skills
  • Excellent written, verbal communication and work ethic 

Compensation: Based on experience

TO APPLY: Send your resume to jobs@yumikim.com. Please include your portfolio.