ACCESSORIES & FOOTWEAR PRODUCT DESIGNER (MAN)

Riepilogo:

  • Azienda:GUESS EUROPE SAGL
  • Funzione:Stile / Prodotto
  • Data:22 Agosto 2019
  • Settore:Scarpe & Accessori
  • Sede di lavoro: Italia / Estero
  • Salario Annuo Lordo:25.000 - 50.000 EUR
  • Contratto:Full Time

PURPOSE OF THE JOB

Reporting directly to the Accessories & Footwear Product Line Manager, the Accessories & Footwear Product Designer will develop all design and graphic design activities for the Accessories & Footwear Division, with a main focus on man collections.

In particular, the Product Designer will be responsible for designing graphics, hardware, artworks, labels and trims for accessories and footwear as well as on-product marketing, where applicable.

The role will also support presentations of the line to merchants, buyers, product developers and sales teams in adoption and proto reviews.

 

CORE JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Support and collaborate on seasonal design and graphic design process from concept to completion, while partnering with the Head of Department to ensure alignment priorities and direction
  • Research new trends and conduct market analysis
  • Make inspirational trips across Europe in order to perform research on woman fashion trends
  • Design and develop graphics, hardware, artworks, labels and trims according to fashion trends and sales needs
  • Make graphic proposals for each seasonal collection (fashion basic and collection)
  • Realize artworks, technical sheets, graphics, seasons book and drawings
  • Create graphic moodboards and colour charts
  • Make coloring styles proposals
  • Give support in check, release and approval of artworks
  • Create customization, hangtags, jokers and packaging
  • Create sketches and color rendering of the new styles according to the collection structure
  • Research trends, fabrics and details (internet, fairs, trip, etc…)
  • Visit manufacturers
  • Select embellishments, colors, or style for each shoe or accessory
  • Participate and contribute to the Briefing meetings
  • Participate to exhibitions, fashion shows, technical presentations and lookbook
  • Exchange technical sheet with all graphic details with the PD team
  • Work with the Design team in order to provide the graphic placement
  • Work with all members of Design, Tech Design, Production, Buying and Visual Design teams and create graphics for needed areas
  • Contribute and implement special projects and seasonal product initiatives

 

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor Degree or Diploma in Fashion and/or Design Arts
  • Previous experience (1+ year) in the same role and field in a fashion company
  • Trend catcher, fabrics and details researcher (internet, fairs, market visits, etc...)
  • Taste for prints and sense of color
  • Extensive knowledge about product, fabrics, hardware, style and graphics
  • Strong attitude and understanding of fashion product, style and graphic trends
  • Highly creative with a clear understanding of the Guess Brand DNA
  • Fashion eye with commercial awareness 
  • Innovative traits are necessary with strong attention to authentic details and with self-organized skills
  • Must possess the ability to handle multiple tasks/projects with adherence to deadlines and design calendar
  • Team player
  • Dynamic personality, fast thinker, positive attitude
  • Available for frequent travelling
  • Sense of urgency
  • Fluent English
  • Good knowledge of computer skills: excel, Word, Outlook and Power Point
  • Extensive computer experience including but not limited to Microsoft: Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop etc.
  • Highly proficient in all Adobe CS software with a strong foundation in traditional painting, drawing and typography 

La ricerca è rivolta a persone di entrambi i sessi (L.903/77) e in nessun caso sono imposti limiti di età.