The North Face: Apparel Designer (Mountain Athletics)

The North Face

Alameda, California

The primary responsibilities of the Designer are to provide design work of innovative and technologically advanced products that meet the needs of the company’s customers and end users and which in turn drives company sales and profits.  Accountable for the creative production of designs to enhance the product category.  Brings a track record of skillful technical design with creativity and ingenuity. 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  •  Contributes in designing a product line including trend research, sketching, tech packing, color and print.
  •  Tracks a design schedule to ensure a timely completion following the predetermined product development calendar.
  •  Researches industry and product periodicals for new information.
  •  Partners with material sourcing to develop innovative fabrications.
  •  Creates and communicates visual presentations.
  •  Partners with developers to create innovative and technologically advanced products.

Requirements:

  • 3+ years of related professional experience.
  • Bachelor's Degree in Design (apparel), or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Experience in designing and tech pack creation.
  • Hands-on experience with CAD software.
  • Strong knowledge of formulating color palettes and prints.
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of apparel construction.
  • Excellent communications skills.
  • Strong knowledge of product cycles.
  • Travel required: 5>#/li###

Industry:

Outdoors

Category:

Marketing

Position Type:

Full Time

Remote ok?

No

Added:

5 months ago

The North Face

www.thenorthface.com

Built on innovation, The North Face® brand offers unrivaled, technically advanced outdoor products designed for everyone from the most accomplished climbers, mountaineers, snowsport athletes and endurance athletes to novice explorers in search of adventure.