Assistant Designer

Los Angeles, California
21 May 2022
21 Jun 2022
Contract Type
Full Time




· Stay current on contemporary markets and strong ability to design into trends and target customer needs

· Research relevant lifestyle trends, product trends, color trends, fabric trends and new trims & garment details.

· Creates and updates tech packs in a timely and accurate manner, responsible for sketch page, construction page, and BOMs from proto to production stages

· Presenting concept research and design sketches-based direction from Design Director

· Ability to both take direction and take initiative based on calendar needs

· Ability to source/request fabric and trims with overseas vendors and work with Product Development manager to insure smooth flow of communication and product tracking

· Responsible for setting up all styles in full circle PLM system

· Clear communication with cross-functional teams and outside vendors

· Works with team to assure that design calendar deadlines are met

· Organizing samples, submit binders, and assembling presentation boards as required

· Identifies new product opportunities and provides input to the product strategy for the relevant department

· Collaborates with other designers within the business area and where relevant across the business to share ideas and identify new opportunities

· Develop line sheets including flat sketches in Illustrator

· Strong Photoshop skills to recolor prints and create simple graphics

· Responsible for fitting garments will clear direction on design intent & tracking fit notes for changes


Major Responsibilities:

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Assist and receive sample shipments and check-in to system daily
  • Maintain and organize all sample racks and label samples accordingly
  • Create and maintain monthly line sheets
  • Set up swatch and print packages
  • Create CADs/Tech Packs/Construction Detail Pages/set up and maintain BOMs
  • Check in samples and blocks into Product Consoles
  • Accurately take notes for Designer in meetings
  • Complete ad-hoc tasks and assignments as directed by management


Required Competencies:

To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:

  • Experience in seamless, shapewear, lingerie and knits
  • Strong design talent with ability to understand customer style and designing for margin targets
  • Strong understanding of garment construction
  • Possess ability to sketch and CAD design details and knowledge of garment construction
  • Exceptional communication and organizational skills
  • Positive and dependable attitude
  • Enthusiastic and willing to learn
  • Flexible and adaptable to a very fast-paced environment
  • Must be able and willing to lift and carry up to 10 lbs.
  • Effective time management and ability to stay organized is a must


Minimum Qualifications:

Minimum 1-2 years experience in previous work

Intermediate knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator

Advanced visual and written communication skills

Some to advanced knowledge of fabrics across categories


Preferred Qualifications:

Degree in Fashion, similar related field

Proficient in Microsoft Office applications & Adobe suite

Proficient knowledge of garment construction and fit

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