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Creative technical designer – Athleisure wear

Reference ID:
118649
Location:
Salary:
Our Ville St. Laurent based client is looking for an experienced and talented Technical Creative Designer for their Mens and Womens Athleisure Wear division. In this position, you will be involved in the design and product development of the line from conception to the finished product.

 
Responsibilities:

  • Product research, materials sourcing, merchandising and quality control
  • Concept development, design, artworks and technical illustrations
  • Developing and merchandising a collections under the supervision of our creative director
  • Building tech packs, provide garments specs
  • Working with our overseas suppliers to get proper fit samples and SMS
  • Technical knowledge of pattern construction, body sizing and textiles is a plus
  • Create BOM sheets
  • Daily communication with overseas factories

Qualifications:

  • Must have a diploma or degree from an accredited fashion program (minimum of 2 years study).
  • 3-5 years of experience designing sportswear and athleisure wear
  • Good technical knowledge of textiles and body sizing
  • Knowledge in pattern making is a plus
  • Technical construction knowledge for product manufacturing is a plus
  • Proficient knowledge in Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop and Excel
  • Comfortable working with spreadsheets and creating presentations and lines sheet for customers
  • Strong communication skills, English written and spoken is a must
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Must possess the skill to lead projects while being a solid team member on others
  • You’ll need to be curious, constantly ask questions to understand users and push the limits on creating a powerful product experience