Assistant Designer, Women's Made & Crafted Collection

Multiple Locations
Required Experience: 0 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
Posted 14 hours ago
Job Description
JOB DESCRIPTION We believe that clothes — and how you make them — can make a difference. Since 1853, we’ve been passionate about innovation to meet people’s needs. We invented the first blue jean. And we reinvented khaki pants. We pioneered labor and environmental guidelines for our manufacturing partners. And we work to build sustainability into everything we do. A company doesn’t last 160 years by standing still. It endures by reinventing itself, striving to delight its consumers, winning in the marketplace, and by remaining true to its values. We employ more than 17,000 people around the world – supporting great brands, including Levi’s®, Dockers® and Denizen®. Our employees are committed to progress, authenticity and collaboration. We're looking for an Assistant Designer for Levi’s® Women’s Made & Crafted responsible for supporting the team in designing and developing our most Iconic women’s denim fits, including Levi’s® 501 family, 700 series, Trucker Jackets, and Levi’s® Boyfriend fit. Additionally responsible for commercially viable, leading seasonal fashion fits and a diverse Tops collection, including Wovens, Knits, Sweaters, Outerwear and Dresses. Assistant Designer must bring innovation and creativity to the team. A high taste level and an appreciation for the Levi’s DNA is required. This person is also someone who can drive success even with a wide range of diverse responsibilities. About the Job: • Sustain the development, evolution and communication of a brand look that deepens the brand identity • Assist one or more designers to accomplish the design process components to accomplish goals for the seasonal calendar, assortment plan and source location requirements • Support fit, fabric, finish, sundries and trim developments • Contribute to the development of seasonal design platforms and concepts by identifying consumer opportunities through market research • Sustain partnerships with Merchandising, Product Development and Sourcing to ensure products are engineered to profit and quality/aesthetic goals About You: • Bachelor’s degree in Design in a plus, however a combination of college education and related work experience may be used as a substitute • Minimum 2 years of experience working in a design environment • Experience creating detailed technical garment sketches • Excellent working knowledge of garment construction and patternmaking • Expert knowledge and proficiency with MS Office applications including Word, Excel and Outlook • Open to learning new computer programs • You have an energetic, positive, helpful demeanor and a passion and interest in LS&Co *OPTIONAL APPLICATION SUPPLEMENT*• Create a 1 page Trend Board for Levi's Made and Crafted and submit as your cover letter. We put a lot of thought into our programs to provide you with a benefits package that matters. Whether it is for medical care, taking time off, improving your health or planning for retirement, we've got you covered. Here's a small snapshot: • 401K match: $1.25 for every $1.00 you contribute up to the first 6% of pay you save. • Five hours of paid volunteer time per month with nonprofit organizations • Product discount of 40% off regular-price merchandise The Company's policy is to provide equal opportunity to all persons without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression, marital status, Vietnam era/disabled veteran status, physical or mental disability, or other protected classes prohibited by applicable law. Company policy prohibits harassment of applicants or employees on the basis of any protected classes. The Company has established a continuing Affirmative Action Program to assure equal employment opportunity in all its policy decisions affecting recruitment, selection, assignment, promotion, training, and all other terms and conditions of employment.­ LOCATION1155 Battery St. San Francisco, CA, 94111FULL TIME/PART TIMEFull time