Veronica Beard is an elevated American sportswear brand that strikes the balance between classic and cool. Veronica Miele Beard & Veronica Swanson Beard are sisters-in-law who launched their eponymous brand in the Fall of 2010 with their signature Dickey Jacket. Today, Veronica Beard offers a modern perspective on iconic staples and results in a ready to wear collection that is hard wired for real life. These perfectly designed essentials are both effortless and chic, each piece mixing superior tailoring with the highest level of quality and fit. Veronica Beard is sold in Bergdorf Goodman, Neiman Marcus, Nordstrom, Intermix, Net-A-Porter and 150+ boutiques globally as well as at the brand's retail locations in New York City and Dallas and on www.veronicabeard.com
We are looking for a woven designer to join our fast-growing team. The position is based in our NYC Corporate office and reports to the Design Director.
Be part of the design team to create a well-balanced, cohesive and on-brand collection each season (10 deliveries/year)
Research trends and inspirations as directed by the creative directors
Own the design process from sketching, flats, garment specification, fit while ensuring the product design meets the targets customer’s criteria
Understand the balance between design/seasonal inspiration and commercial success
Strong focus on soft woven tops and dresses
Daily communication with domestic and international factories
Attend all fit sessions and help solve problems that may occur at proto or market sample development
Ensure all information is accurately recorded for production
Take part in special projects, seasonal lookbook shoot and fashion week presentation
6-10 years of related experience
We are a small team and each employee is expected to work proactively and multi-task
Strong hand sketching ability and good color sensibility
Excellent Technical Knowledge
Detail oriented, organized and strong problem-solving skills
Proficient in Microsoft Office, Adobe Photoshop, and Adobe Illustrator
PLM experience a plus
Please email [email protected] with your resume, cover letter, and salary requirements and any other pertinent materials.
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