We are JBCStyle, (http://www.jbcstyle.com); the leading full-service recruiting agency with a focus on the Fashion, Beauty, Action Sports, Retail and Home industries. With over a decade of experience matching key brands with their ideal candidates, we are uniquely positioned to support our clients looking for top talent and or candidates looking to take the next step in their career(s).
Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27023
Company Description: Activewear Brand
Start Date: July 2017
Hourly Rate: DOE
Position is defined such that it is an entry level position into the product development, technical design and/or pattern development function. Position will provide support and assist product development, technical design and/or pattern team with the development of new apparel prototypes in the product design and development (PD&D) process. Position will assist with the completion and maintenance of product specifications. Incumbent will gain an understanding of the development process and associated activities.
1. Education required: BS/BA degree in an apparel and/or textile related field, preferably in fashion design, or textiles preferred. Associates degree required.
2. Experience required: 1 year in a technical design or pattern development role preferred. Internship in technical design or pattern development preferred. Course work related to technical design and/or pattern development required. Experience managing projects in an internship, academic, or volunteer environment required.
3. Skills required: Incumbent will have an aptitude for apparel product development, project management, technical design, and/or pattern development and should be familiar with prototype construction, garment measurements, fabric, and accessories. Flat sketching capabilities preferred. Additionally, incumbent will demonstrate good leadership and problem solving skills, strong initiative and attention to detail, time management skills, ability to work cross-functionally and be a team player, and effective communication skills (both written and spoken). PC skills are required – Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Outlook); Adobe Illustrator and PDM software preferred.
Please send your resume as a word doc or PDF along with current salary requirements.
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