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ASSISTANT DESIGNER (Nautica Men's Wovens)
New York, New York
United States
NY Metro
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Job Function
Design - Fashion / Product
Experience level
Entry Level

ASSISTANT DESIGNER (Nautica Men's Wovens)


  • Job Description

    There is an immediate opening for an Assistant Designer on Nautica Men's Design team on the Wovens Category. This individual is responsible for part of the design process with a focus on Wovens, to include conceptual direction, trends, fabrications, styling, technical renderings/spec sheets while adhering to design/development calendar. Designs and develops styles for specific classifications and genders from initial concepts through pre-production to achieve accurate delivery while establishing superior fits and construction.

    • Assisting the Senior Designer in designing key items to fit into the seasonal concepts and color palettes.
    • Drawing accurate flat sketches, as well as detailed sketches, for seasonal presentation and technical packages.
    • Troubleshooting product development-related problems to maintain on time delivery of showroom samples.
    • Responding to correspondence with our partners and overseas agents during the product development calendar.
    • Attending fit meetings to communicate detailed comments on fit and construction to the Technical Design team.
    • Maintaining hard & soft copy libraries, including presentation boards, design technical specification library of files including sketches


    • Individual must have a Bachelor's degree in Fashion Design and/or 1 – 2 years of equivalent work experience in Men's apparel.
    • Qualified candidate must be proficient in flat sketching and using Adobe Illustrator, Photo shop and Indesign. Optional, but not required ability to use Pointcarre software.
    • Strong administrative skills and communication skills are required.

    About Company:

    VF Sportswear, Inc. offers an ideal environment for motivated, quality-focused professionals eager for success. We offer a competitive compensation package including health, dental, retirement savings and 401K plan.  To apply for open positions, please visit our websites and .

    Nautica and Kipling are wholly-owned subsidiaries of VF Corporation. For more information about VF Corporation, please visit our website: