FREELANCE ASSISTANT DESIGNER

JOB FUNCTION: Fashion & Retail
JOB TYPE: Temp
LOCATION: New York, NY

COMPENSATION: $15/hr - $17/hr
MINIMUM EDUCATION: Bachelor's Degree
POSTED: Aug 23, 2019

Our client, a mid-sized New York Fashion house, specializing in men’s and women’s apparel, accessories, and footwear, is looking for a Freelance Assistant Designer to be in their corporate office.

Salary/Hourly Rate: $15-17/hr DOE

Position Overview: The Freelance Assistant Designer will be directly supporting the Design Team, assisting with their daily needs. As the Freelance Assistant Designer, you will be responsible for researching inspiration, developing new design concepts, sketching ideas, and overseeing samples.

Responsibilities of the Freelance Assistant Designer:

  • Support the Design Team in all aspects of the design process; concept to finished deliveries
  • Assist in concept and research development for seasonal deliveries
  • Design process including technical flats, hand sketching, creating CADs and tech packs
  • Traffic showroom samples within a timely manner
  • Manage samples and line sheets
  • Support in development of materials and sourcing colors
  • Assist and coordinate with other showroom staff and assistants

Qualifications for the Freelance Assistant Designer:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Proficient in Illustrator, Microsoft Excel, Word, and Photoshop
  • PLM is a plus
  • Fashion background preferred
  • Excellent organizational and multi-tasking skills and takes initiatives on tasks

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Fashion

Benefits: Eligible for Atrium Care Package

POSITION ID: 76703

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