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.
Veronica Beard is looking for a Knitwear Designer to join our team. The position is based in our New York Corporate Office reporting to the Vice President of Design.
Work closely with Creative Directors and VP of Design on creating an inspiring, cohesive and on-brand collection each season. We follow a calendar of 4 season/10 deliveries: Spring (1,2,3), Resort/Pre-Spring (1,2), Pre-Fall (1,2) and Fall (1,2,3)
Research and Develop of new ideas each season through market research, vintage shopping, VB customer feedbacks
Understand the balance between design/seasonal inspiration and sales/merchandising needs
Partner with Senior Knitwear PD/Production Manager through the entire product cycle
Meet with vendors for sourcing and attend domestic trade shows
Attend all development and production fittings
Participate in seasonal lookbook shoot and fashion week presentation
6+ years of related experience
Proactive and able to multi-task
Strong hand sketching ability and good color sensibility
Excellent technical knowledge
Resourceful, organized and strong problem-solving skills
Proficient in Microsoft Office and Adobe Photoshop
PLM experience a plus
Please email [email protected] with your resume, cover letter, salary requirements and any other pertinent materials.
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