Senior Fashion Designer

Full Time
Weston FL
Posted 3 weeks ago

Responsibilities

  • Manages the design process from conception through to final styling
  • Effectively supervises Designers, Assistant Designers, and Interns in order to meet deadlines and emerging priorities
  • Motivates and develops direct reports and can effectively onboard new hires
  • Conducts market research to identify new trends, fabrics and techniques, and seek design inspiration
  • Filters emerging trends within the identity of each brand and modifies to fit the current customer and compel new customers
  • Ensures newness and differentiation across each of the brands
  • Presents seasonal trends, collections, and new concepts
  • Ensures product is in alignment with business strategy and guidelines
  • Selects fabrics and trims to submit to manufacturers
  • Creates production sketches for development packages
  • Effectively communicates with manufacturers to ensure development packages are accurate
  • Ability to look for new and innovative ways to use color, fabric, and details in design
  • Reviews products for style and fit during sampling process
  • Presents story, mood, color boards, and samples to Head of Bang Revolution Apparel, Marketing Team, Graphics Team, Creative Team, and CEO
  • Creates physical and digital garment patterns
  • Proactively communicates on an on-going basis with team, supervisors and cross functional teams to ensure a smooth product development process
  • Coordinate with Sourcing Team to review product needs and to determine appropriate sourcing direction based on quality, delivery and price
  • Ensures continuous product and process improvement with emphasis on developing products in accordance with the operating calendar
  • Materials and fabrics development, pattern and Tooling (Technical Services, Materials, Merchandising and Production)
  • Leads the seasonal pre-allocation process based on service and product needs
  • Works closely with the graphics team to ensure designs and execution of apparel and swag align with the overall brand strategy and product launches

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Fashion Design
  • 6+ years experience in Design
  • 2+ years managing Designers or Assistant Designers
  • 3+ years experience working for a major activewear company
  • Experience in mens and women’s apparel, shoes, and accessories
  • Proficient with Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop
  • Gerber Accumark Silhouette Digitizing System
  • Mac computer skills
  • Relevant portfolio of recent apparel design/graphic design work
  • Availability to travel for research and product development
  • Ability to do sketches by hand and pattern creation
  • Excellent design and conceptual skills
  • Excellent sense of style and color
  • Outstanding communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Ability to respond effectively and appropriately to creative feedback
  • Adaptable and quick to learn new processes and tools
  • Ability to meet multiple deadlines
  • Has a “whatever it takes” attitude
  • A track record of performance meeting targets and objectives
  • Self-directed, goal-oriented and flexible, and enjoys working in a fast-paced and at times challenging environment
  • Ability to work cross-functionally with a wide range of employees with different skill sets
  • Comfortable representing the brand at company events, if needed

About Bang Energy

Bang Energy Performance Beverages and Sports Nutrition has been producing epic innovations for 25 years. We engage in an unrelenting pursuit to create trendsetting appearance and performance enhancing inventions. Our sports nutrition and beverage innovations are backed by 27 double-blind placebo-controlled Gold Standard University studies. Likewise, our marketing and distribution has been discussed for its excellence by such prestigious news outlets as Forbes and Wells Fargo. We are top sellers in iconic retailers such as 7 Eleven, Publix, Walmart, and are the #1 selling beverage of all time in the world’s largest health food retailers: GNC and Vitamin Shoppe.


Job Type: Full-Time Monday-Friday, 9:00am- 6:00pm. Overtime or weekend work will be regularly required.

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