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

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

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assist design team with tech-packing (proto stage), specing, trend presentation boards
  • Measure / check specs of proto samples and attend production fittings
  • Maintain design sample and strike-off organization and labeling
  • 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

  • 1+ 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

To Apply: Please send your resume to jobs@yumikim.com, subject line Assistant Designer. Please include your portfolio and tech pack example if you have one.