Denim Designer

Employer
Alexander Wang
Location
New York City, New York (US)
Closing date
12 Mar 2024

View more

Function
Design - Garments & Accessories
Level
Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Details

Summary:  The Denim Designer will be responsible for researching, sketching, and developing the denim line alongside Senior Denim Director.

 

 

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Spearhead research and development of all seasonal denim design and wash concepts. Responsible for bringing new design and wash ideas to the table each season.
  • Ownership of sketches and callouts, making sure all teams have up-to-date sketches and all design boards are updated.
  • Upload information and sketches to RLM system and updating as needed.
  • Participate in denim fittings and partner with technical designers to pass off accurate and timely information to factories at development and bulk production stages.
  • Strong understanding of denim fits and specifications, able to build upon existing blocks to create seasonal fashion bodies.
  • Partner with PD to drive innovation and sustainability initiatives in denim, through raw materials, washes, artwork and finishing techniques.
  • Seek innovation through vintage research, market research, tradeshows and on-line research.
  • Understanding of denim industry trends and sustainability advancements.
  • Strong technical denim wash knowledge, able to troubleshoot wash formulas with factories.
  • Prepare presentation boards with inspiration, fabrication, and washes for internal milestone meetings.
  • Partner with cross-functional team to meet all calendar and milestone deadlines.
  • Track, manage and organize vintage and wash library.

 

 

­ Position Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Fashion Design or related field. Minimum 3-5 years of Denim experience.
  • Must have worked in denim apparel category.
  • Expertise in denim and non-denim wash methods.
  • Strong understanding of denim garment construction and textiles.
  • Highly organized, motivated and detail oriented, with an innate sense for trend and color direction.
  • Must be a team player and able to juggle multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.
  • Proficient in standard computer programs, Microsoft Office, and design related software, Adobe Creative Suite; Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign and Acrobat.

 

 

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer M/D/F/V

 

 

 

In compliance with the New York City salary transparency requirements, the potential salary for this position is from $100,000 to $110,000, which represents a range commensurate with experience, knowledge, and skills required.

Company

Learn more about this company

Visit this company’s hub to learn about their values, culture, and latest jobs.

Visit employer hub

Apply for Denim Designer

Fields marked with an asterisk (*) are required

Your file must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, or .rtf. No larger than 10MB
Selected file:

Supporting Documents

Your file must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, or .rtf. No larger than 10MB
Selected file:

When you apply for a job we will send your application to the named employer, who may contact you. By applying for a job listed on BoF Careers you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please contact us. All emails will contain a link in the footer to enable you to unsubscribe at any time.

Learn more about this company

Visit this company’s hub to learn about their values, culture, and latest jobs.

Visit employer hub

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalised job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert

Similar jobs