MEN'S BAGS DESIGNER

Recruiter
GUESS?, Inc.
Location
Bioggio, Switzerland
Posted
17 May 2020
Closes
16 Jun 2020
Ref
GI-BOF-1650253194613141
Hours
Full Time

PURPOSE OF THE JOB

Reporting directly to the Product Line Manager, the Accessories & Footwear Product Designer will develop all design activities for the Accessories & Footwear Division, with the main focus on men collections, especially bags.In particular, the Product Designer will be responsible for designing sketches, graphics, hardware, artworks, labels and trims for accessories and footwear as well as on-product marketing, where applicable. The role will also support presentations of the line to merchants, buyers, product developers and sales teams in adoption and proto reviews.  

CORE JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Support and collaborate on seasonal design and graphic design process from concept to completion, while partnering with the Head of Department to ensure alignment priorities and direction
  • Research new trends and conduct market analysis
  • Inspirational trips across Europe in order to perform research on man fashion trends
  • Design and develop graphics, hardware, artworks, labels and trims according to fashion trends and sales needs
  • Make graphic proposals for each seasonal collection (fashion basic and collection)
  • Realize artworks, technical sheets, graphics, seasons book and drawings
  • Create graphic moodboards and colour charts
  • Make coloring styles proposals
  • Give support in check, release and approval of artworks
  • Create customization, hangtags, jokers and packaging
  • Create sketches and color rendering of the new styles according to the collection structure
  • Research trends, fabrics and details (internet, fairs, trip, etc…)
  • Visit manufacturers
  • Select embellishments, colors, or style for each shoe or accessory
  • Participate and contribute to the Briefing meetings
  • Participate to exhibitions, fashion shows, technical presentations and lookbook
  • Exchange technical sheet with all graphics detail with the PD team
  • Work with the Design team in order to provide the graphic placement
  • Work with all members of Design, Tech Design, Production, Buying and Visual Design teams and create graphics for needed areas
  • Contribute and implement special projects and seasonal product initiatives