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J.Crew Assistant Designer - Boys in New York, New York

Company: JCrew

Location:

New York, NY, US, 10281

Date: Jul 9, 2021

Assistant Designer - Boys

Title: Assistant Designer - Factory Boys

Reports to: Senior Designer

Overview: To assist with Designers in creative execution of the product.

Responsibilities

  • Work closely with Design Directors to create concepts, select color stories and develop fabrics, prints, trim and graphics – main focus on Boys (all categories), minor focus on Mens (partial categories)

  • Prepare professional presentation boards with illustrations, CAD artwork, fabrication and garment samples.

  • Assists in research of seasonal trends, themes, colors, raw materials, styling and trims.

  • Work with Technical Design in preparing specs from initial concept to technical design cards.

  • Work with Production to maintain design concept throughout production process.

  • Work with Merchandising to create the final seasonal assortment

    Qualifications

  • 0-2 years Boys Apparel Design experience

  • Apparel Design degree

  • Excellent print/pattern/color sense

  • Demonstrated creative sense and ability

  • Trend/fashion awareness

  • Technical sketching ability (flat and illustration)

  • Understanding of fabric weave and construction

  • Working knowledge of garment construction and trim

  • Garment measurement and specification experience

  • Self directed

  • Team player

  • Ability to multi-task

  • Organized

  • Strong written and communication skills

  • Good follow through, sense of urgency

  • Demonstrated ability to do creative, focused visual presentations

  • Proficiency in Illustrator, Photoshop, Microsoft Word and Excel

    Bonus Points

  • PLM

  • Graphics experience

  • Non apparel experience

We are committed to affirmatively providing equal opportunity to all associates and qualified applicants without regard to race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, sex, marital status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, legally protected physical or mental disability or any other basis protected under applicable law.

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