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job details

Product Designer – Fashion/Textiles

job type: Fulltime Hire

location: Raleigh/Durham 27601

job description:
Calling all sock snobs! An innovative manufacturer of branded footwear, outdoor and recreational accessories is looking to hire a fulltime Product Designer with CAD experience. Our client seeks an enthusiastic and high-energy product designer with an imaginative sense of design. This is a full time position in the Raleigh/Durham NC area.

The ideal candidate in this role will have a strong background in any one of these areas: fashion, textiles, apparel and style. Sock enthusiasts are welcome!

Product Designer will collaborate with the design team on concepts and visual designs for products including style, color, material, etc. This role is aligned in the merchandising area of their business. Product Designer will create CADs, detailed product illustrations to assist in the set-up and presentation of products to team, clients and vendors. Must be capable of creating and rendering product concepts and ideas to visual deliverables.

Produce CADs for prints and color for business plans
Broaden CADs with product technical details for Product Development for vendor production
including the concepts and designs into workable production specifications (tech packs)
Team up with Merchandiser to create retailer specific product
Collaborate with design team to formulate color and design trends
Provide support in initial palette creation and selection for seasonal products
Prepare creative materials for customer and internal sales meetings
Multitask and meet deadlines in a fast paced working environment

Minimum Qualifications
Bachelors Degree from college/university in Graphic Design or similar
Expert in MAC based Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop), CAD etc. (MAC based)
Must have an online portfolio available for review

Understanding of overseas product construction specifications
Knowledge of designs, apparel modes, retail trends

Workplace Perks: client has a young creative team, office gym, casual workplace

To apply, please submit your resume and portfolio link for immediate consideration.

This is a fulltime opportunity which will require you to work on-site in the Raleigh/Durham, NC area. Only local candidates will be considered.

Due to the volume of applications, we are unable to respond to each application personally. If we are interested in your qualifications, we will contact you via telephone or email as soon as possible.

We’re highly selective

because the more our clients get the level of creativity they’ve come to expect from us, the more they choose to use us and you.