Veronica Beard is an elevated American ready-to-wear brand that strikes the balance between cool and classic. The brand provides a modern perspective on iconic wardrobe pieces and delivers a lifestyle offering that has expanded to include jeans and shoes. Thoughtfully designed with feminine silhouettes and refined tailoring, the collection is intuitively built for real life – empowering her from day to night, work to weekend, and everywhere in between.
We are seeking a Denim Technical Designer to join our Tech Design Department. The position is based in our NYC Corporate office and reports to our Director of Technical Design. The ideal candidate will have women’s denim technical design experience.
Spec & prep garments for fitting
Lead denim fittings
Write fit comments for all Denim categories
Interface with patternmakers to convey fit and construction corrections
Interface with LA production team and factories on a daily basis to convey fit and construction corrections
Maintain consistent size and fit based on Veronica Beard standards
Develop zero shrinkage blocks for all core styles
Work on denim product from development through production stage
Prioritize workload based on fabric/garment delivery. Meet seasonal deadlines
Collaborate with design & production teams to ensure ideal product while maintaining margins
Track denim samples & compile fit list
Book denim fit model weekly & maintain model budget
Take on additional projects as needed
5-10 years of experience as a women’s denim technical designer (bottoms experience preferred)
Experience in leading fittings
Strong knowledge of denim garment construction
Strong knowledge of patternmaking, draping, grading
Ability to communicate fit corrections to factories overseas and domestic
Ability to communicate and interface with designers, merchandising, production, and freelance patternmakers
Ability to successfully oversee a complex category while making product quality & seasonal deliverables a priority
Proficiency in Photoshop & Illustrator
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite
Excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills
Strong time management and multitasking skills
Strong sense of urgency, organizational skills, technical & detail-oriented
Capacity to work in a fast-paced environment
Proactive, problem-solver, dedicated, deadline-driven and self-motivated
Please email [email protected] with your resume, cover letter, salary requirements and any other pertinent materials.
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