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Organization
Job Title
DESIGNER - Jumping Bean Girls
Location
Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin
Zip/Postal Code
53051
Country
United States
Region
Midwest
Reference Number
39454BR
Position type
Permanent
Category
Accessories
Apparel
Job Function
Design - Fashion/Product
Experience level
Mid to Senior Level
Mid to Senior Level (Management)
Education level
Bachelor's Degree

DESIGNER - Jumping Bean Girls

POSITION OBJECTIVE

Responsible for the design of multiple categories or a large brand; creates an assortment that is relevant to brand position and target customer

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIESproduct design
  • Designs, owns, builds, creates and updates tech packs, trim sheets and design packages; ensures information is accurately entered into PLM
  • Actively participates in the conceptual development of the brand with Sr. Designer/Design Director
  • Provides direction for color and art development to artist
  • May present their designs in meetings; influences cross-functional partners on product direction
  • Partners with trend and Design Team to prioritize trends for area of responsibility and to share creative ideas
  • Researches the domestic market in order to identify new trends, fabrics, techniques, etc.; completes pre-packages
  • Meets with vendors for sourcing of fabric and trim; review seasonal concept direction
  • Ensures product consistency with market trends as well as business strategy
  • NYDO: Shop and purchase samples for category ownership and conceptual direction (owns the fit for the categories they own)

QUALIFICATIONS

required
  • Proficient in Illustrator or related system
preferred
  • Bachelor's degree in Fashion Design or related field
  • 5-7 years design experience
  • Previous retail experience
special requirements
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ADDENDUMSaccessories designer
  • Partner with Design Director to create presentations with clear direction and point of view for all exclusive brand accessories for internal and external usage
  • Represent each Exclusive brands aesthetic of assortments for Accessories to influence design direction and overall image inherent for each brand with vendors, product management and merchants
  • Partner with both internal (pm, merchants) and external development (vendors) teams to develop and deliver Exclusive brand designs that improve overall customer experience. Communicate effectively and frequently to align on the vision throughout the entire product lifestyle
  • Partner with Exclusive brand apparel design teams to understand their seasonal and monthly direction and interpret within the Accessories collections to create cohesiveness
  • Value quality across all disciplines equally within design development
accessories designer - requirements
  • Ability to partner cross functionally
  • Work independently to develop and deliver a vision
  • High attention to detail
  • Ability to manage multiple, competing priorities simultaneously
  • Strategic thinker while being creative and innovative team oriented
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Strong understanding of product, accessory business and the competitive landscape
  • Experience with Adobe Photoshop, Indesign, Illustrator and CAD
  • Elevated taste level

Company Overview

At Kohl’s, we’re always looking ahead to creating the next great thing. Since 1962, our people have been our biggest asset and every great thing we do is thanks to the great people we hire.

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