Designer

Recruiter
Tanya Taylor
Location
New York City, New York (US)
Posted
07 Jun 2021
Closes
29 Jun 2021
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Founded in New York City in 2012, TANYA TAYLOR strives to bring colorful confidence and high-energy
happiness to women’s lives through the artful use of color and original prints. We are painting the world
we want women to live in- A world pulsing with creativity and color where we encourage women to
celebrate every version of themselves.


We are looking for Designer candidates with 5+ years of womenswear design experience in the advanced
contemporary and/or luxury markets. The role will support the development of 4 ready to wear collections
annually encompassing all categories with a focus on wovens. The candidate must have a strong
understanding of fit, construction, color and detail.


Must be highly organized and a team player, reporting to the Design Director.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Responsible for design development and research for women’s ready-to-wear collections.
  • Illustrate silhouettes across categories through hand-drawings, technical flats and CADs
  • Collaborate with team on inspiration boards, research, color and astute market research
  • Create and assist in the development of custom artwork, print and textile development.,
  • Collaborate with Product Development on development calendar, ensure design workflow is met with timely precision.
  • Create detailed tech packs and communicate design intent with Technical Design team
  • Uphold design integrity and high-quality execution throughout the entire development process from concept through market with detailed fitting and problem solving abilities
  • Maintain organized fabric, color and reference library
  • Assist in the execution of seasonal lookbooks and presentations
  • Be a creative innovator, leading to both commercial and creative success.
  • Resonate and create continued excitement around the future of Tanya Taylor.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 5+ years of experience in advanced contemporary or luxury womenswear
  • Strong aesthetic/understanding of the advanced contemporary women’s wear and competitive landscape
  • Strong sense of style, color and exceptional taste level
  • Highly skilled hand and CAD illustrator
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Must be a master of Adobe CS, Procreate a plus
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office

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