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Position: Associate Designer, Apparel / Accessories
Reports to: Manager, Apparel / Accessories Design
Direct Reports: No
FLSA Status: Non-exempt
Location: 3880 N Mission Los Angeles, CA 90031
The Apparel/Accessories Associate Designer will support the Design Team in all phases of the design process by creating and revising flat sketches as directed.
Create original flat sketches based on existing trends and mainstream designs
Assist Design Team with fabric, trim, and embellishment research
Create tech packs with detailed specifications that include garment measurements, construction details, and trim/fabric information
Track development samples to ensure samples are received on time
Spec proto samples to ensure they are up to measurement, pattern, color, and quality standards
Actively participate and take detailed notes in meetings
Organize and maintain fabric, trim, and sample libraries for easy access and reference
Research trends and bring in new ideas through competitive shopping, magazines, websites, and runway shows