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Denim Technical Designer

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Location

New York

Position Type

Full-time

The Role

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.

Responsibilities

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

Requirements

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

How to Apply

Please email [email protected] with your resume, cover letter, salary requirements and any other pertinent materials.

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