Career Opportunity: Design/Product Development Assistant

Design/Product Development Assistant

Looking for a creative thinker to support the Designer(s) in the seasonal design
development process for our E-commerce needs, from concept to delivery, ensuring the
timely execution of each stage in the process.

Responsibilities include:

  • Assist and take direction from Designer(s) for preliminary design research; pull fabrics, develop
    concepts and washes, assemble presentation boards for meetings, prepare mock-ups, color-ups, inspirational photos etc
  • Track design schedule to ensure timely execution of product development calendar
  • Support Designer(s) in creating Illustrator sketches; assist in preparation of specification sheets;
    prepare designs for line review; prepare line sheets and update as necessary
  • Maintain product development logs, line sheets, boards and design archives library; maintain
    designs in Product Lifecycle Management (AIMS) system or shared drives
  • Research and coordinate raw materials and trims for approval; maintain fabric/trim library
  • Review lab dips with Designer(s); coordinate print and graphics where appropriate; observe and assist with fit process when needed
  • Follow-up with internal departments including operations & production; facilitate interoffice communication


  • Bachelor or AA Degree in Fashion Design
  • Proficient with Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop and Microsoft Office Excel
  • Graphic design abilities/experience a plus
  • Basic knowledge of garment construction, pattern making, silhouettes, color ways, sewing techniques, fabrication and trim.
  • Must be organized, highly detailed, able to multi-task in a fast-paced environment, work independently as well as be a team player
Interested in this position?
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