Designer, Assistant Job Description

Designer, Assistant Job Description

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Designer, Assistant Duties & Responsibilities

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Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Illustrate pattern corrections and style comments with Photoshop or illustrator
Work with technical designers to ensure tech packages are accurate and complete
Evaluate fit samples returned from factories to determine compliance of specs, construction
Spec garments and record accurate measurements on spec sheets
Interested in learning how to create detail comments and address all garment corrections with factory representatives
Collaborate with technical designers, design team to ensure desired product is achieved on time
Assist in fit session by taking notes on all points to comment on, on model or dress form
Attend each fitting prepared with technical packs and ensure size and fit consistency across product categories, have fit history
Support Design Team in establishing major themes, key trends and direction for the line including color, silhouette, fabric and print that is in keeping with the Athleta brand aesthetic
Assist in the Technical Development effort for all styles within assigned area

Designer, Assistant Qualifications

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

Licensing or Certifications for Designer, Assistant

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Education for Designer, Assistant

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Employers hiring for the designer, assistant job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and Collage Degree in Design, Fashion Design, Fashion, Graphic Design, Drafting Technology, Education, Associates, Technical, Apparel Design, Manufacturing

Skills for Designer, Assistant

Desired skills for designer, assistant include:

AutoCAD
English at communicative level
Polish will be an asset
Microstation
Photoshop
Civil3D
Color separations and fabric limitations
Competitive retail market Passion and understand of the brand
Factory limitations
Flex PLM

Desired experience for designer, assistant includes:

Able to appropriately measure garments according to corporate guidelines
Communicate Clearly with Key Interfaces in Design, Product Development, Brand Management and Shenzhen Sourcing and QA Teams to ensure technical understanding of the products being developed
Assist in the maintenance of Corporate Apparel Fit Blocks and Grade Rules records
Assist the TD Manager in Fit Reviews for assigned area and helping communicate "next steps"
Strive for consistency of fit across assigned area
Create and prepare accurate spec packs for communication to the Corporate Sourcing Office

Designer, Assistant Examples

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Designer, Assistant Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is hiring for a designer, assistant. 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 designer, assistant
  • Encompassing style, color/print, fit and fabric for new/existing product lines
  • Applying a solid working knowledge of fashion trends and consumer needs to product designs
  • Demonstrating a passion for the brand, inspires individuals and relies on limited experience to plan and accomplish goals
  • Create brand-right, commercial designs that reflect the conceptual direction/business strategy
  • Implement processes to understand/anticipate the needs of the customer in order to exceed customer expectations and readily react to their needs
  • Deliver product designs with flawless execution
  • Identify and recommend resources in sourcing new ideas, both internally and externally, and conduct ongoing competitor research/trend analysis
  • Present designs to internal leader/team key cross-functional partners
  • Execute design sketches/prototypes and provide specifications
  • Anticipate/solve potential issues and provide conflict resolution
Qualifications for designer, assistant
  • Build/maintain collaborative and effective relationships
  • Assess practices to identify opportunities for greater efficiency and speed in delivery
  • Ensure deliverables meet budget and time commitments without compromising design excellence
  • Support Senior
  • Participate in the conceptual development of the products
  • Ensure product is consistent with market trends
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Designer, Assistant Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of designer, assistant. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for designer, assistant
  • Collaborate with quality assurance, production, design and merchandisers to ensure all quality requirements are met
  • Track product development to ensure timely delivery of product specifications, fit approvals and communications
  • Assist in the creation and maintenance of accurate product specifications using FlexPLM, Adobe Suite and Digital Camera according to production timeline
  • Participate in fit sessions by assisting the technical designer to ensure final fit of NPG products meets brand requirements
  • Assist in evaluating samples to ensure product specifications, quality and construction standards are being met
  • Support the Senior Designer and Designer Architecture - Beauty with creation of all Beauty Bibles and guidelines for permanent environments
  • Evaluate garment samples for accuracy to the spec
  • Follow the established tech packs from concept to PP of assigned and additional product classifications as directed
  • Collaborate with Technical Design Team, Merchants and Designers to establish the direction of the fit and garment details
  • Begin supervised communication with vendors regarding fit, specs, grading issues and construction
Qualifications for designer, assistant
  • Knowledge of ACS and PLM /WEB PDM a plus
  • Flat sketching ability, a plus
  • Bachelor’s Degree (BA) IN Fashion Design/ Industrial Design
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Apparel Design or Apparel Production, or other related field
  • Proficient in Web PLM and Illustrator
  • Experience with technical design, garment construction and production
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Designer, Assistant Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of designer, assistant. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for designer, assistant
  • Maintain professional and timely email correspondence with vendors
  • Organize and track samples through the department
  • Maintain organized storage folders and filing system for all documentation
  • Return requested samples to vendors, preparing shipping label and package
  • Assist in measuring samples
  • Provide fit notes
  • Sample receipts and tracking
  • Master knowledge of all raw materials and trims related to Dresses
  • Managing print and graphic chart and board for delivery each day to pass to Product Development
  • Partnering with Design and Merchants on any off-season Surface Design needs
Qualifications for designer, assistant
  • One year of experience (may include summer jobs, internships)
  • Basic knowledge of product, fabric, garment construction, design and color
  • Minimum 4yr Degree in Apparel Design
  • Working knowledge of garment construction, pattern making, textiles and current finishing techniques and processes." 1-3 years design experience, which includes fabric sourcing, technical design, trim development and color training w/practical experience
  • Degree or experience in clothing & textiles, pattern making or related field
  • Must have experience working directly with the knitwear category
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Designer, Assistant Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is hiring for a designer, assistant. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for designer, assistant
  • Assists with research for current trends in color, textiles and styles
  • Creates technical breakdown of all print and pattern layout specifications for design as communication tool for vendor fabric development
  • Assist with development of pattern repeats and produces alternate color ways for developed prints
  • Provides production ready artwork, in both print and electronic format, for internal and external partners
  • Collaborates with Design on all colorway approvals
  • Collaborates with Design on the visualization, presentation, and communication of pattern concepts through CAD artwork
  • Efficiently manages workflow
  • Calibrates color palettes
  • Orders color standards for palette distribution to designers/production and over seas offices
  • Organizes meetings with print vendors
Qualifications for designer, assistant
  • Develop strong partnerships with key business partners to ensure alignment (ie
  • Bachelors Degree in Fine Arts, Design, or related field and 1 year Print Design experience
  • 1+ year experience in Interactive Design and Production
  • Highly conceptual and ability to interpret and adapt existing brands to the interactive space
  • Must have experience with Word, Excel, Outlook, Illustrator and PDM
  • Basic knowledge of garment construction, pattern making, silhouettes, color ways, sewing techniques, fabrication and trim
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Designer, Assistant Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking for a designer, assistant. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for designer, assistant
  • Prep for Tech Pack handoff- Work in conjunction with Design Director/Designer to prepare tech packs for hand off and making sure to have all relevant information
  • Organization Skills –Ensure that all seasonal records are kept and organized with relevant design history, wash comments, trim submits and approvals, tech packs, artwork, photographs of vintage
  • Assist the team in designing product that is consistent with market trends brand aesthetic
  • Work closely with Designer to create concepts, select color stories and develop fabrics, prints, trim and graphics
  • Competitive shopping analysis (bricks and mortar & online) to review offer vs MRP, ensure pricing is aligned for every upload, and to check deliveries vs MRP
  • Conceptualize and accurately sketch multiple silhouette ideas that represent the target customer
  • Shop floor and competition
  • Meet product development milestones and calendar due dates
  • Maintain samples and filing per season
  • Stay current with trend
Qualifications for designer, assistant
  • Knows the ropes of measuring techniques
  • Exception organizational skills and thrives in a fast paced environment
  • Dress Design experience a plus
  • Ability to illustrate designs & concepts as hand sketches and line art
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Fashion Design or equivalent experience and education
  • Background in sewing and garment construction

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