J.Crew Assistant Designer - Crewcuts in New York, New York
New York, NY, US, 10281
Date: Jun 26, 2021
Assistant Designer - Crewcuts
WHO WE ARE
We make timeless clothes that last a lifetime…then pair them with of-the-moment styles season after season, decade after decade. We think that distinct heritage pairs perfectly with modern design and fabric technology. We believe in feel-good color… Even if black or navy makes you feel best, we’re here for that. We’re the experts in signature categories: cashmere, coats, blazers, pants—and we also collaborate with the coolest brands out there because we know that creativity is contagious. We consider leopard a neutral, speak stripes fluently and live for a great gingham. We believe in looking like a million bucks, not spending it—which is why we go the extra mile to source the absolute best fabrics at the most accessible prices. We also know that we have a responsibility to the planet and to humanity to choose eco-friendly fabrics and to support our factory workers, without compromise. We’ve had your back for over 35 years, and we’re convinced there’s no better expert on our clothes than you, our customer.
THINK YOU WOULD ENJOY DOING THIS?
Work closely with Design Directors to create concepts
Prepare 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 through out production process.
YES? GREAT! NOW…
DOES THIS SOUND LIKE YOU?
0-2 years Design experience
Apparel Design degree
Strong illustration skills
Demonstrated creative sense and ability
Technical sketching ability (flat and illustration)
Working knowledge of garment construction and trim
Garment measurement and specification experience
Excellent color sense
Demonstrated ability to do creative, focused visual presentations
Proficiency in Illustrator, Photoshop, Microsoft Word and Excel
BONUS POINTS IF YOU…
Ability to multi-task
Strong written and communication skills
Good follow through, sense of urgency
Extremely detailed oriented
Strong multitasking ability
YES AGAIN? Then you’d be a great addition to the team! Please click the apply button to submit your application.
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 .
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.