Assistant, Design Job Description

Assistant, Design Job Description

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Assistant, design provides key wind turbine controls expertise through all phases of product development from requirements definition through design and development, validation and product life-cycle support.

Assistant, Design Duties & Responsibilities

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Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Collaborate and communicate with key partners throughout the design process including Merchandising, Marketing, and Product Development
Assist the Design Manager to create product that meets the Merchandising Goals and Objectives of the business
Keeping track of and controlling every step of the design development issues and approvals for assigned brands from concept adoption to the approved product which is ready to order production
Create line sheet for design and merchandising in collaboration with the Designers
Assist the Design Manager to develop "Trend Right" styles at great quality and value
Work closely with the senior members of the Corporate Book Design Team in a support capacity
Assist with book production flow and administrative needs
Assist with design and layout for various titles
Initiating all design developments as directed
Ensuring that the vendor and Quality Control have approved standards on hand prior to production

Assistant, Design Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Assistant, Design

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: NCIDQ, OSHA, LEED, NCARB, CKD/CBD, WELL, EDAC, EIT, UL, CMA

Education for Assistant, Design

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the assistant, design job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and Associate Degree in Drafting, Education, Engineering, Surveying, Design, Associates, Technical, Computer, Fashion Design, Graphic Design

Skills for Assistant, Design

Desired skills for assistant, design include:

Photoshop
Illustrator
PLM
Design
Merchandising
Product development
Product life cycle
Production
Office technology / equipment
Project Safety requirements

Desired experience for assistant, design includes:

Makes decisions regarding the EVP’s schedule
Coordinates meeting logistics including room reservations, technology, food services, participant travel arrangements
Acts as a mentor and resource in the Onboarding of new associates
Expert-level knowledge of fabric and trims strong relationships with resources
Extensive knowledge of fabric treatments wash and dye techniques
Minimum two years’ experience in a financial or related industry

Assistant, Design Examples

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Assistant, Design Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of assistant, design. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for assistant, design
  • Complete all Visual Matrices for design review and production development process
  • Assist in product development at all stages under guidance of Design Director
  • Partner with Designer and team to execute seasonal design concepts from concept through final design prototype
  • Assist in any part of the design process required by the Accessories Designer
  • Track and lead the coordination of Design samples
  • 1-2 years’ experience in handbags or related accessory design
  • Assist and support Design Director in development and innovation of ideas and trends
  • Organize and update design boards
  • Assist and contribute with the design and style directives
  • Updating design boards and line sheets as required
Qualifications for assistant, design
  • Pack, unpack, photograph and tag protos
  • Attend RL meetings, tracking RL’s proto picks and dressing models
  • Organize daily calendar and schedule appointments for SVP
  • Provide basis Administrative support
  • Maintain and process expense reports
  • Maintain Collection Rig Rooms, organizing racks on a daily basis
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Assistant, Design Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking to fill the role of assistant, design. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for assistant, design
  • Partner cross-functionally with Merchandising, Sourcing, and Product Development on regular basis
  • Liaise with cross-functional partners in the product development process
  • Bachelor’ s degree with 1-2 years of experience in accessory design
  • Conceive and present concepts according to design calendar
  • Follow through development process for key projects and advise changes as needed with supervision by design director
  • General upkeep of design room (organization of prototypes)
  • Liaise directly with production suppliers to ensure consistency across the business
  • Build close relationships with Visual Merchandising team to ensure smooth running of all projects
  • Liaise directly with Retail Operations, Store Planning and Merchandising
  • Create sketches and product prototypes throughout the conceptual design process
Qualifications for assistant, design
  • Must have 3-5 years of experience in Store Planning/Layout
  • Spanish speaking a plus (Japanese, Chinese, Russian 2nd language is plus)
  • Web PDM and Illustrator proficiency is required
  • Preferred 5+ years executive-level administrative support, preferably in a merchandising or retail corporate environment
  • Demonstrated written presentation organization and editing skills
  • Advanced MS Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint knowledge
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Assistant, Design Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking for an assistant, design. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for assistant, design
  • Gather information needed for package development for hand-off to Design Development/Production team (obtain color standards from CMS, prepare stripe/patterns, layouts, ..)
  • Responsible for upholding design integrity, high quality execution, and timeliness through the entire development process from concept through engineering and commercialization
  • Shipping and tracking Design packages
  • Partner with Senior Designer to execute seasonal design concepts from conception to first prototype
  • Bachelor’s degree with 1-2 years of experience in jewelry, handbag, or accessory design required
  • Assist Designer to execute seasonal design concepts from conception to first prototype
  • Organize presentation boards and assist in the preparation of meetings for senior design leads
  • Bachelor’s degree with 1-2 years of experience in technical or industrial design required
  • Pulls and mails color standards to overseas partners and US design departments
  • Invoice overseas offices and US design departments for color standards
Qualifications for assistant, design
  • Design degree required
  • Proficiency in PLM and VR (Visual Retailing) a plus
  • Produce Autocad Drawings for region as and when required, together with other software, paperwork submittals, method statements etc
  • Associates, Bachelor, BFA degree or Interior Design preferred
  • Basic knowledge of reading floor plans, furniture, fixtures, lighting, materials and finishes
  • 2-3 years experience, preferably with exposure to color
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Assistant, Design Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking to fill the role of assistant, design. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for assistant, design
  • Partner closely with Manager of Design Operations on daily basis
  • Keep SVP’s and design rooms organized, cleaned, and stocked with necessary office supplies
  • Synthesize runway and fashion/trend analysis to influence ideation and design direction
  • Assist in communicating corrections of prototypes as directed
  • Remain updated of the direction other divisions are taking for their product
  • Coordinate and communicate seasonal color palette from footwear to accessories and licensing
  • Color up line art according to material and concept direction
  • Update line art throughout development process incorporating changes and corrections
  • Coordinate shipment of prototypes during development to and from factories
  • Open and build all tech packs with precise detailed information
Qualifications for assistant, design
  • AP21 knowledge a big plus
  • Global reach on product and graphic design
  • Graphics for various online social media platforms including app interface designs
  • Designing of pamplets and catalogues for various teams within the business
  • Creative flair, attention to detail and good eye for design
  • Relevant degree in design
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Assistant, Design Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of assistant, design. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for assistant, design
  • Develop partnerships with Design, Product Development & Merchandising to build an integrated working relationship
  • Assist in creating presentation boards for design and merchandising
  • Be Responsible for Design related Administrative tasks
  • Work pro-actively according to the Product Development calendar to stay ahead of timelines
  • Build and maintain an organized product development library
  • 1-2 years related work experience in footwear design
  • Knowledge of dress and casual footwear design
  • Assists with design for paperback repackages, reprints and bound galleys
  • Provides design support to supervisor
  • Understanding of development from concept through engineering, required
Qualifications for assistant, design
  • Ability to work within budget and short timelines
  • Able to balance creativity with commercial awareness
  • Ad-hoc travel when required
  • At least 2 years relevant retail experience
  • Strong understanding of materials, hardware, leather, and construction
  • 3-5 years relevant experience in a brand and/or packaging design agency or corporate packaging organization

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