Assistant Designer Job at SWIM USA, New York, NY

THpTMlBra2Ezb25CNHpwcWpTem5CTTQwb0E9PQ==
  • SWIM USA
  • New York, NY

Job Description

SWIM USA is the premiere designer and manufacturer of women's swimwear located in New York City. We are currently seeking a dynamic Assistant Designer to join our team.

Job Summary:

The Assistant Designer for women's swim assists the Design team with the execution of seasonal collections, fabrications and colors that maintain the brand identity. Helps to facilitate in the development, concept, and design of the product line. Prepares presentation materials, concept boards, fabric and color boards and flat sketches using Adobe Creative Suite. Updates and manages tech pack development using Yunique PLM. Maintains effective collaborative relationships, taking pride in the company and brands, embracing diversity in all facets of the position, and representing a hunger for knowledge and responsibility.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities
  • Assists in the preparation of design specification sheets, sketches, pitch sheets and trim sheets. Manages inspiration and development sample organization.
  • Contributes to conceptualization and implementation of the line; Prepares presentation boards highlighting fabric, flats, and figure sketches; Assists in set up of all presentations.
  • Participates in line assortment building and line presentations with the goal of creating a cohesive and exciting collection
  • Assists in research and development for trims and print and pattern, in identifying seasonal fashion direction, merchandise trends, client needs and competitive markets for the area of responsibility.
  • Attends style fittings as needed
  • Maintains product development logs, line sheets, boards and design archives library.
  • Facilitates and administers interoffice communication and builds collaborative relationships with cross-functional teams
  • Adheres to cross-functional calendar and attends meetings as required
  • Interfaces professionally and works effectively in group settings
  • Handles other responsibilities or projects, as assigned
  • Follows up on outstanding development and production issues
Education: Bachelor's degree in Fashion Design or equivalent years of experience.

Experience: 0-2 years experience with interest in swimwear or intimate apparel design.

Skills:
  • Creativity and enthusiasm for fashion
  • Proficient in Photoshop, Illustrator and all Microsoft Office Applications
  • Strong sketching ability
  • Ability to identify color and fashion trends
  • Ability to anticipate workload and manage priorities
  • Knowledge of design specifications, i.e. draping, pattern making, sewing and CAD software
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines
  • Strong teamwork skills
  • Browzwear and YPLM experience preferred, but not required

Working Conditions: Hybrid; 3 days in office per week is required.

Travel: N/A

SWIM USA is an EOE

Job Tags

3 days per week,

Similar Jobs

REAP Healthcare Agents

Family Medicine / Outpatient / Sign on Bonus / Visa Sponsorship Job at REAP Healthcare Agents

 ...weeks vaca plus 9 pd holidays ~ Sign on bonus / Relo package 15K ~ Full time / benefited ~ EMR E Clinical ~ J1 and H1b Visa Sponsorship available GENERAL PURPOSE: Under general supervision of the Chief Medical Officer, the physician is responsible for... 

The LaSalle Group

Remote Inpatient Coder Job at The LaSalle Group

 ...works with several major health systems and medical clinics across the United States! They'...  ...two years of experience of inpatient coding experience and a certification through AHIMA...  ...top talent with opportunities, from entry-level positions to the C-suite. With units specializing... 

The Jefferson Hotel Richmond

Steward Job at The Jefferson Hotel Richmond

 ...Job Description Job Description MUST be able to work any day of the week (including weekends + holidays) and work early morning shifts + late evening shifts. Shift times vary depending on scheduled events at the hotel. A dishwasher contribution is the secret behind... 

Polar Opposites

Game Tester Job at Polar Opposites

 ...excited about improving game quality. The Role You will be responsible for : Conducting post-release and post-implementation testing. Executing test cases (manual or automated) and analyzing results. Working with cross-functional teams to ensure quality... 

CHRISTUS Health

Clinical Pharmacist II Rheumatology Job at CHRISTUS Health

 ...Description Description Summary: CHRISTUS Specialty Pharmacy is hiring a full-time clinical pharmacist with a focus on rheumatology. The pharmacist will be responsible for the clinical management of patients with rheumatological conditions and will be working...