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Job Title
New York, New York
United States
NY Metro
Position type
Job Function
Design - Graphic/Prints
Experience level
Mid to Senior Level
Education level
Bachelor's Degree


 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:

There is an immediate opening for a Graphic Designer on the Nautica team. This individual is responsible for graphics development for Nautica Men’s or Men's Sportswear.  Establish control-related standards and procedures.

1. Works closely with designers to develop appropriate graphics for all categories, including trim graphics and embroidery/ print/ applique graphics.

2. Researches emerging trends to formulate strategies for projected lines: Provides innovative graphic designs and concepts to strengthen brand images and maintain competitive edge.

3. Maintains neat organization of files, workspace and designated storage space.

4. Oversees certain graphics to ensure coherence of brand image and positionin 

5. Provides graphics to licensing and other internal departments.

6. Attends sample review meetings and make detailed comments against showroom samples to be communicated to vendors 

7. Take direction from V.P. of Design and Senior Manager, Graphics on development of Tee shirt graphics based on seasonal concepts and color palettes.

Years of Related Professional Experience: 4-5

Educational/Position Requirements:

  • BS/BA degree in Design or related field.
  • Minimum of 4-5 years of experience in graphics development.


  • Photoshop.
  • Illustrator.
  • Conceptual skills; able to take design directions from V.P. of Design and Senior Manager, Graphics; translate into specific graphic ideas.
  • Acute graphic and color sense as well as general market trends.