Kelly Services Beaverton , OR 97005
Our client, a leader in the Apparel industry, is currently seeking a
Color Designer for a
6 month contract opportunity. The position is located in Beaverton, OR.
By working for our client, you will be exposed to a large multinational company (listed on the NYSE), work for a firm with over 40,000 employees, $25 billion in revenue, work for a leader in the design, development, manufacturing and marketing of apparel & equipment and be an integral part to the team.
In addition to working with the worlds most recognized and trusted name in staffing, Kelly employees can expect:
Year-end bonus program
Recognition and incentive programs
Access to continuing education via the Kelly Learning Center
Overview & Responsibilities include the below;
Color Design Execution Plans and executes color designs. Collaborates with design, product marketing, development and material consultants to focus color solutions for market success.
Reviews all samples to achieve marketable solution review with design, marketing and development. Clearly communicates all changes for final confirmation.
Displays advanced knowledge and practices in all phases of product execution shares knowledge with others. Maintains color calendar/timelines/deadlines for category/division resulting in the timely completion of each product.
Develops line art, color design server, GPIN, merchandising line, cutting samples & working with material consultant to coordinate materials for products. Finalizes product details and proactively follows through on execution of color on each product.
Color Solutions Creates innovative, retail-able color solutions for category or gender-specific line. Researches and delivers color, Color Solutions Creates innovative, retail-able color solutions for category or gender-specific line.
Researches and delivers color, design, market and lifestyle trends that influence and impact the product category process from product briefing to product concept to samples. Explores options and proposes with Color Design Managers and/or senior Color Designers a seasonal color strategy for products, line segments and initiatives.
Creates seasonal category-specific direction of color, materials and graphics. In partnership with the Category and Design Director, creates and leads color merchandising strategies and stories seasonally.
Consumer Research Knows the consumer. Displays in-depth understanding of consumer, brand-positioning needs as it relates to category/division of consumer, brand-positioning needs as it relates to category/division.
Utilizes knowledge of category/division consumer & their culture to improve product performance & appearance. Demonstrates strong knowledge about competitor products, consumer retail habits, color, and market trends. Applies insights from consumer perspective into color solutions.
The ideal candidate will hold a Bachelor Degree coupled with 3+ years experience encompassing Color Design/Graphic Design and hold strong understanding of color trends, color mixing, color compatibility, and color placement. Should be well versed with PhotoShop, Illustrator, CAD program knowledge ideal. Will work with design/category to produce presentation materials that effectively communicate color direction related to the consumer, product concepts and creative strategy to internal audiences.
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