Assistant Technical Designer (Tailored Wovens)

Location
New York City, New York (US)
Posted
11 Jan 2022
Closes
11 Feb 2022
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We are seeking an Assistant Technical Designer (Tailored Wovens) to join our Tech Design Department. The position is based in our NYC Corporate office and reports to our Technical Designer.

Responsibilities:

  • Spec & prep garments for fitting
  • Take detailed notes in fittings for designated product categories
  • Write tech pack fit comments for designated product categories made both overseas and domestically
  • Interface with freelance patternmakers to convey fit and construction corrections
  • Interface with domestic & overseas factories to convey fit and construction corrections
  • Prioritize workload based on fabric/garment delivery. Meet seasonal deadlines
  • Compile fit lists weekly
  • Take on additional projects as needed

Requirements:

  • 1-3 years of experience as a women’s technical designer (Tailored Wovens experience preferred)
  • Basic knowledge of garment construction
  • Basic knowledge of patternmaking & draping
  • Ability to communicate fit corrections to factories overseas and domestic
  • Ability to communicate and interface with designers, production, and freelance patternmakers
  • Working knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills
  • Strong time management and multitasking skills
  • Strong organizational skills, technical & detail-oriented
  • Capacity to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Proactive, dedicated, deadline-driven and self-motivated

At Veronica Beard, we are committed to creating and maintaining a workplace where every single employee can thrive and feel valued. As a company, we firmly believe that there is strength in diversity. We seek to recruit talent from a variety of perspectives and backgrounds and are actively seeking candidates with a dedication to advancing equity, inclusion, and racial and social justice in their work.

Veronica Beard is committed to an environment of mutual respect and is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer. No employee or applicant is discriminated against because of race, color, sex (including pregnancy), age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, parental status, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.