Associate Designer

Laguna Beach California
Required Experience: 0 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
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The Roark Revival is growing! If you're an experienced Apparel Designer now is your chance to join us at our studio in Laguna Beach.

Key Responsibilities:

⏵ Work with Design Director/designer on executing product designs

⏵ Execute new style concepts in detail (fabrication, color, design, fits, trims, branding, etc…)

⏵ Create and maintain style and color cads and presentation information

⏵ Build handloom development color sheets to send to vendor

⏵ Build technical design packages ready to send to vendor (Adobe Illustrator files, including but not limited to: Sketch, Detail callouts, branding, specs/measurements)

⏵ Create style BOM information (input trim details, fabrication callouts, color information, trims, fit block, etc…)

⏵ Work with tech room on fitting comments, detail updates and attend all fittings

⏵ Execute designers’ comments on factory submitted samples, swatches, trims, and any other necessary developments via techpack & BOM updates

⏵ Communicate sample and production comments with Merchandiser and/or factory

⏵ Maintain current design related information on server for all teams to access

⏵ Travel as necessary; both domestic and international

⏵ Help foster good working relationships with all departments to keep the flow of information and ideas open

⏵ Must be able to wear multiple hats at the same time and deal with certain deadline pressures throughout the year.

⏵ Minimum 2 years apparel design team experience

⏵ Computer skills –Illustrator, Photoshop, excel, word, outlook

⏵ Ability to multi task and work in a fast paced environment.

⏵ Strong organizational skills & the ability to prioritize effectively.

⏵ Must be self-motivated and deadline-driven.

⏵ Creative problem solving, with a positive “can do” attitude to ensure deadlines are met.

⏵ Apparel design education (sewing, patterning, illustrating, etc…) a strong plus

⏵ Bachelor Degree preferred