ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
-Coordinate in house sampling; prepare pattern requests for patternmakers; issue cut tickets; follow up on cutting requests and sample sewing.
-Partner with Associate Designer & Designer to place orders for sample materials, including fabric, trim and send outs.
-Support Designer and Associate Designer in preparations for style outs and line presentations, including sample racks, initial line sheets, presentation boards and any other necessary presentation materials.
-Create PLM folders for all styles in development, including folder summary and bill of materials.
-Communicate and partner with cross-functional teams to ensure design elements are completed and executed accordingly.
-Assist with tasks as assigned by Designer and Associate Designer.
-Promote adherence to the Corporate Specifications Protocol, BCBGMAXAZRIAGROUP Code of Conduct, and Purpose, Values, Behaviors.
-Holds self accountable for work commitments and outcomes.
-Creative with excellent sketching abilities and a refined taste level.
-Basic understanding of garment construction, fit and finishes.
-Strong verbal and written communication skills.
-Positive attitude and interpersonal skills.
-Ability to multi task
-Strong follow up skills.
-Adaptable in a fast paced, high growth work environment.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
-Minimum of Associate Degree in Fashion Design
-Minimum of 6 months experience in apparel design with nationally or internationally recognized retailers/brands
-Proficient in Microsoft Office, WebPDM, FlexPLM is a plus