Designer Woman Accessories

Multiple Locations
Required Experience: 0 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
Posted 6 days ago
Job Description
About the Company
Calvin Klein is a global lifestyle brand that exemplifies bold, progressive ideals and a seductive, and often minimal, aesthetic. We seek to thrill and inspire our audience while using provocative imagery and striking designs to ignite the senses.
\nFounded in 1968 by Calvin Klein and his business partner Barry Schwartz, we have built our reputation as a leader in American fashion through our clean aesthetic and innovative designs. Global retail sales of Calvin Klein products exceed $8 billion in 2015 and were distributed in [over] 110 countries. Calvin Klein employs over 10,000 associates globally. In 2003, we were acquired by PVH Corp., one of the largest apparel companies in the world.

Position Description
The Calvin Klein Womens Bags Designer will report into the Sr. Designer who works closely with the NY Creative Direction.
\nThe Womens Bags Designer will be responsible for:
\n\nThe conception and development of the Calvin Klein Womens Bags through key silhouettes, materials, hardware in accordance with the brand DNA, global design inputs and market requirements and in collaboration with the Design team.
\nPreparing seasonal mood boards, concept boards, research, and color proposals (4 collections 2 main and 2 pre) for bags.
\nBuilding the line following a red thread of colors, silhouettes and detailing in order to help cross-merchandising on the wall/window across different families and materializations.
\nWorking closely and building a strong relationship with Merchandisers and Product Developers, in order to strengthen partnership.
\nWorking closely with peers from the Merchandising and PD departments with the best open and collaborative attitude.
\nDelivering proper technical packs for development by keeping deadlines.
\nDelivering comments to PD, based on Design Manager and Creative Director feed backs.
\nPreparing and presenting concepts/collection to the Creative Director.
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Position Requirements
\nEducation: Degree in Design
\nExperience: 5 to 8 years of experience in Womens Bags design.
\nExperience in working and visiting factories in Asia.
\nSkills: Advanced use of Illustrator, Photoshop, In-Design.
\nExcellent hand sketch skill.
\nHigh productivity.
\nPro activity.
\nHigh flexibility, adapt to changes.
\nHighly organized with the ability to plan according to priority and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
\nSensibility to colors.
\nGood understanding of Calvin Klein DNA and brand awareness
\nGood understanding of constructions and materials with knowledge of pattern making.
\nExcellent presentation skills are a must
\nCompetencies: Highly creative with fresh new ideas, with ability to combine creative with commercial restraints.
\nExcellent communication skills, fluency in English a must.
\nAvailability to travel
\n\nNOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.