Tommy John Senior Designer- Bras & Intimates in New York, New York
Tommy John is a comfort-focused lifestyle brand committed to solving the problem people have with their clothing. Most well-known for reimagining the fabric, fit and function of underwear and undershirts, Tommy John has spent the past decade making the online and in-store shopping experience more comfortable. We were featured on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, CBS This Morning, New York Times, Esquire, GQ, Golf Digest, Fortune, Fast Company, CNBC, and Business Insider?s list of ?Top 51 Companies That Are Changing the Way We Shop?. We are constantly on a mission to add smart, innovative and fun-loving team members, and are looking for a Senior Designer - Bras & Intimates to come join our New York based headquarters.
We are seeking a strong designer with the ability to manage, organize and lead a team. Reporting into the Head of Design, this person will help develop trend appropriate, functional bra and intimate collections for the Tommy John brand. This role will oversee the development of foundation garments. The ideal candidate for this role is highly organized, able to manage company timelines and calendar deadlines, detail oriented and able to conceptualize solutions to finding functional and beautifully designed product. They should also be experienced in leading and inspiring a team and advising on best practice.
Work closely with Merchandising to create short-term & long-term bra and intimates design strategies
Manage Design team to capture broad vision and seasonal strategy in product design
Collaborate with Merchandising, Production & Technical Design to achieve product execution and maintain design integrity
Create & complete accurate tech packs for development
Design and develop seasonal launches, and all carry over styles and colors by delivery
Collaborate with Product Development team on communication to factories
Attend and contribute to bi-weekly fittings; approve design intent, fit, fabric, lab dip and trim standards
Serve as point person for all bra and intimates design issues
Research trends and competitive landscape to ideate new concept presentation
Bachelor?s degree in Fashion Design or related field; Master?s and/or additional certifications, a plus
5-10 years of design experience in bras & intimates
3+ years of experience in a managing/supervising capacity
Knowledge of garment construction, textiles, patterns and fit
Understanding of the Tommy John brand & ?The Man of Substance?
Excellent organizational, communication and presentation skills
Problem solver with keen attention to detail
Proficiency using Microsoft Suite and creative software including, Illustrator, Photoshop, and PLM/RLM
Some awesome parts of working at Tommy John:
Benefits - Medical, Vision, Dental
Medical covered 100% for employees
Tommy John Employee Discounts
Bi-weekly Culture Calendar events
Great work environment!
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