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EXPRESS Assistant Designer in New York, New York

The Brand that Gets You to What’s Next

Express is the vibrant, confident lifestyle brand for ambitious people, providing the latest fashion for style-obsessed men and women since 1980. Our mission is to provide inspiration and confidence through fashion to help people get to what's next in their day, and their lives. With more than 600 retail and outlet stores throughout the United States, Puerto Rico and Latin America, and a best-in-class online/mobile shopping experience at www.express.com, Express brings city-inspired style to customers across the globe.

A Workplace To Match

We think you'll like it here.

Our recently renovated, 3-story Design Studio is located in the heart of Manhattan! We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package, generous associate discount, and casual work environment. Working at Express is much more than the 9 to 5. It is an opportunity to connect and engage with some of the smartest individuals in the fashion business doing work they are passionate about. This is the Express Life and we’re always looking for talented leaders at all levels to join our team; if this sounds like you, we'd love to chat!

The Assistant Designer assists and supports the design team in development and innovation of ideas and trends that support EXPRESS brand as well as participate in research and development of seasonal trends (runway, magazines, style blogs etc)

  • Assists in product development at all stages under guidance of Senior Designer/Design Directors

  • With focus on: Woven tops , Denim Long bottoms and Denim Shorts

  • Assists designer in sketching and developing into the product category they are supporting at that time.

  • Create flat Illustrator technical sketches for design development tech packs

  • Create design development tech pack components accurately. Modify and update information as necessary throughout development cycle

  • Help maintain organizational support to the team. Document and preserve all illustrations, design layouts, and design development information for future reference

  • Prepare line and presentation materials for weekly and milestone meetings: line sheets, print boards, fabric boards, sketch boards, research boards, and garment samples

  • Provide support to Sr Designer/Director during design driven meetings – take accurate notes, help dress model, provide tech pack details as needed

  • Work with greater design team in other categories to support larger design direction goals and objectives

  • Adheres to seasonal time and action calendar to meet deliverables

As an equal opportunity employer, Express does not discriminate in hiring or terms and conditions of employment on the basis of any federal, state, or locally protected class. Express only hires individuals authorized for employment in the United States.

Notification to Agencies: Please note that Express does not accept unsolicited resumes or calls from third-party recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Master Service Agreement and approval from HR to submit resumes for a specific requisition, Express will not consider or approve payment to any third-parties for hires made.

Requisition ID: 2019-4469

Street: Express Mens

Post End Date: 10/18/2019

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