CAREERS

Technical Designer, Woven & Bottoms

Location

New York

Position Type

Full-time

The Role

Veronica Beard is an elevated American ready-to-wear brand that strikes the balance between cool and classic. The brand provides a modern perspective on iconic wardrobe pieces and delivers a lifestyle offering that has expanded to include jeans and shoes. Thoughtfully designed with feminine silhouettes and refined tailoring, the collection is intuitively built for real life – empowering her from day to night, work to weekend, and everywhere in between.
We are seeking a Technical Designer to join our Tech Design Department. The position is based in our NYC Corporate office and reports to our Senior Director of Technical Design. The ideal candidate will have women’s bottoms technical design experience.

Responsibilities

Spec garments for fitting
Lead fittings for designated product categories
Write fit comments for designated product categories made both overseas and domestically
Interface with patternmakers to convey fit and construction corrections
Interface with domestic factories to convey fit and construction corrections
Maintain consistent size and fit based on Veronica Beard standards.
Prioritize workload based on fabric/garment delivery. Meet seasonal deadlines
Collaborate daily with design & production teams to ensure ideal product while maintaining margins
Book fit model weekly
Take on additional projects as needed

Requirements

5-10 years of experience as a women’s technical designer (bottoms experience preferred)
Experience in leading fittings
Strong knowledge of garment construction
Working knowledge of patternmaking & draping
Ability to communicate fit corrections to factories overseas and domestic
Ability to communicate and interface with designers, merchandising, production, and freelance patternmakers
Proficiency in Photoshop & Illustrator
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite
Excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills
Strong time management and multitasking skills
Strong organizational skills, technical & detail-oriented
Capacity to work in a fast-paced environment
Proactive, dedicated, deadline-driven and self-motivated

How to Apply

Please email careers@veronicabeard.com with your resume, cover letter, and salary requirements and any other pertinent materials.
Please indicate the position you are applying for in the subject line.