Assistant Designer, Levi's Mens Bottoms, 5 Pocket

Levi Strauss & Co. - San Francisco, CA (30+ days ago)3.9


We believe that clothes — and how you make them — can make a difference.

Since 1853, we’ve been obsessed with innovation to meet people’s needs. We invented the first blue jean. And we reinvented khaki pants. We pioneered labor and environmental guidelines for our manufacturing partners. And we work to build sustainability into everything we do.

A company doesn’t last more than 160 years by standing still. It endures by reinventing itself, striving to delight its consumers, winning in the marketplace and by remaining true to its values.

We employ thousands of people around the world to support our great brands: Levi’s®, Dockers®, Signature by Levi Strauss & Co.™ and Denizen®. Our employees are committed to innovation, creativity and collaboration. Put simply, if you’re looking for a new opportunity, this is a great place to grow your career.

We are looking for a Assistant Designer for Levi's Mens Bottoms - 5 Pocket to join our team!

Key Responsibilities:
Sustain the development, evolution and communication of a brand look that supports and deepens the brand value and identity
Assist one or more designers to execute the design process components to achieve or exceed targets for the seasonal calendar, assortment plan and source location requirements
Support fit, fabric, finish, sundries and trim developments
Contribute to the development of seasonal design platforms and concepts by identifying consumer relevant opportunities through market research
Sustain effective partnerships with Merchandising, Product Development and Sourcing to ensure products are engineered to profit and quality/aesthetic goals

Requirements:
Bachelor’s degree in Design or a combination of college education and related work experience may be used as a substitute
Minimum 2 years of experience working in a design environment
Ability to create detailed technical garment sketches
Excellent working knowledge of garment construction and patternmaking
Flexibility with regards to job responsibilities
Expert knowledge and proficiency with MS Office applications including Word, Excel and Outlook
Extremely strong customer service orientation and the ability to multi-task; with the desire to work in a very fast paced environment and an ability to not become frustrated with last minute changes
Effective interpersonal and organizational skills; especially when it comes to working directly with senior level directors
Impeccable communication skills across all channels with an ability to get the message across over IM, email, phone, text, smoke signals, Morse code and carrier pigeon - all at the same instance
Excellent discretion, judgment, tact and diplomacy
Demonstrated ability to learn new computer programs quickly
EEO STATEMENT

The Company's policy is to provide equal opportunity to all persons without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression, marital status, Vietnam era/disabled veteran status, physical or mental disability, or other protected classes prohibited by applicable law. Company policy prohibits harassment of applicants or employees on the basis of any protected classes. The Company has established a continuing Affirmative Action Program to assure equal employment opportunity in all its policy decisions affecting recruitment, selection, assignment, promotion, training, and all other terms and conditions of employment.

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LOCATION
1155 Battery St. San Francisco, CA, 94111
FULL TIME/PART TIME
Full time