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The North Face was built on a love for the outdoors and the desire to enable all types of exploration, for all people, from their backyards to the Himalayas. Over the last 50 years we've lived by our true north, the belief that exploration has the power to change us, to challenge us and to help us see the world from new perspectives.To help ignite a global movement of outdoor exploration, love for the natural world and an unwavering commitment to protect it, we welcome and encourage new participants to the outdoors. We extend our reach through support of non-profit organizations, establishing programs that connect participants with close-to-home recreation opportunities, and creating a connection with young leaders, inspiring them to explore and conserve.
As we enter our sixth decade, we pledge to:
Empower exploration and the thrill of the unknown for as many people as possible.
Protect the places where we live, play, and operate.
Evolve the way we make our products by improving our environmental performance and social responsibility in the supply chain.
Associate Designer, Logowear Apparel
What You Will Do
You will support in building presentation (sketches, fabrics, color story, etc), will be well-versed in Illustrator or CAD skills for sketch/rendering updates, and will have basic knowledge of construction. You will research and understand brand design/DNA and support the team in research, concept, fit development, and/or design process (as needed/ as per seasonal direction). You will stay up-to-date with current market offering and trend research.
How You Will Make A Difference
You will bring elevated attention to detail and technical skills in support of lead designers and will work under the organization of territory-based Design Manager, organized under the day-to-day responsibilities set by the lead design team. You will have an opportunity to grow and expand with knowledgeable creatives and learn the full design process from research, construction, tech packs, and innovation.
FreeToBe,Inclusion & Diversity
As a purpose-led, performance driven company, we strive to foster a culture of belonging based on respect, connection, openness and authenticity. We are committed to buildingandmaintaining aworkplacethat celebrates the diversity of our associates, allowing them to bring their authentic selves to work every day.
What You Bring
Years of Related Professional Experience: 0-2 years of experience (must have previous internship experience)
Educational/Position Requirements: Aformal education and subsequent undergraduate/graduate degrees are nice to have, but we are mostinterested in your total experience and professional achievements.
Experience in flat sketching and rendering - must know how 2-dimensional design translate to a 3-dimensional product.
Hands-on experience with CAD software.
Adobe CS required, familiarity with 3D design or modeling (including Cl0 3D, Solidworks/Fusion 360/Alias, Rhino, etc) a plus
Working knowledge of color
Understanding of materials, textiles, trims, and fabric construction
Basic understanding of apparel construction and technical sketches
Enovia PLM knowledge (finding codes, coloring BOMs)
Ability to maintain color CADs
Must be a team player, able to take direction well from leaders
Must have positive work ethic to understand and acknowledge core deadline dates
Where You Will Be Located
Whats in itForYou
Were in thebusiness of unleashing human potential, driven by the ideas, energy and commitment of our people. Thats why we offer comprehensive benefits that encouragemental,physical and financial well-being for all VF associates. When it comes to benefits, were the total package. Go toMyVFBenefits.com and click on Looking to Join VF?to learn more.
Our Parent Company, VF Corporation
VF is one of the worlds largest apparel, footwear and accessories companies connecting people to the lifestyles, activities and experiences they cherish through our family of iconic outdoor, active and workwear brands. At the heart of our journey lies our company-wide purpose: We power movements of sustainable and active lifestyles for the betterment of people and our planet. This is our purpose. Its the reason we come to work every day. Its a commitment shared by our global associates acrossallbrands. Our purpose unites us and leads us to pursue our goals, together. This is our calling. Learn more at vfc.com
We just have one question. Are you in?
$56,160.00 USD - $84,240.00 USD annually
Annual Incentive Eligibility:
This position is eligible to participate in VF's Annual Incentive Plan. Incentive Plan awards are contingent upon (1) achievement of your individual objectives and (2) VF achieving its' Corporate and business level financial objectives.
Long Term Incentive Eligibility:
This position is not eligible for long term incentive.
Benefits at VF:
You can review a general overview of each benefit program offered, including this year's medical plan rates on www.MyVFbenefits.com and clicking, Looking to Join VF? Detailed information on your benefits will be provided during your onboarding process.