Art & Design
Senior Designer - Madewell Cut and Sew Knits
Senior Designer - Madewell Cut and Sew Knits Madewell Title: Senior Designer, Wo
Position: Senior Designer
Type: Full Time
Location: Long Island City,
Title: Senior Designer, Women’s Cut and Sew Knits
Reports to: Senior Design Director
Overview: Manage seasonal product design execution to achieve overall creative and business objectives.
Design and develop 4 seasonal cut & sew knit collections.
Manage creative and technical development of product within merchandise assortment strategy.
Research seasonal trends, fabrics, stripes, color, and graphics.
Collaborate with Merchandising, Production, Fabric, and Technical Design teams to achieve product execution and
maintain design integrity.
Create Illustrator stripe CADS.
Create design cards in PLM for all development samples, including sketches, measurements, construction details, and
Manage approval of all wash, fabric handfeel, stripe, trim, thread, and labdip submits.
Domestic and overseas travel for design research and product development.
6-8 years minimum Design experience
High taste level, understanding of brand aesthetic, and creative ability
Ability to manage and develop a team
Experienced technical knowledge of cut & sew knit construction and fit
Experienced knowledge of cut & sew knit fabrics
Knowledge of seasonal silhouette, fabric, and color trends
Strong illustration and presentation skills
Proven ability to research and apply market and fashion trends
Demonstrated ability to multitask and work efficiently
Detail oriented and strong follow through
Strong organizational, communication, and written skills
Proficient in PLM, Illustrator, and Photoshop
BA Fashion Design
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