Full Job Description
Join the thousands of innovators, advocates and forces who are making an impact every day at one of the biggest footwear brands in the world. Whether you love to connect with consumers on the retail floor or want to drive our award-winning powerhouse in new directions, the SKECHERS team is the place to be. Learn more about our brand at skx.com.
Exposure with the opportunity to learn the major functions of the apparel design team while contributing to the design and development of products through the production creation life cycle. Ensure design related tasks are being properly updated on time, while maintaining a high level of professionalism and motivation.
ESSENTIAL JOB RESULTS-
Maintain all design presentation materials from work board to cads for sales tools. Materials that are used to communicate the seasonal line direction for upper management and executive meetings.
Update and distribute Visual Line Sheets, Color Palettes, Outfits, Story Boards as needed.
Recolor and update branding for core programs, styles that move from one season or collection to the next.
Create cad and presentation materials for Wholesale SMU requests as directed by the designers.
Introduction to business operations that support Design and Product Creation by actively interfacing with the PLM system and keeping design information updated and accurate.
Updating flex, tech-packing, data entry, updating CADs and design work opportunities.
Other duties as assigned.
In the process of/or recently graduated with Bachelor's degree in Design or a related field of Fashion.
Knowledge of color, textures, human factors and form related to designing excellent products
Passion for product
Ability to sketch rapidly and effectively casual footwear, Cintiq knowledge is a plus
Must be organized and able to handle multiple projects and deadlines during the same time
Must work well with others and take direction willingly to support the team’s efforts at all levels
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE-
Must have a fashion education/background in design preferably. This intern must be able to take direction, accept criticism, is eager to learn while keeping a positive attitude.
Proficient knowledge of Adobe CS (Heavy Illustrator workload)
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The skills, abilities and physical demands described are representative of those duties that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities, who are otherwise qualified for the job position, to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel, and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to walk; sit, reach with hands and arms, and stoop, kneel. The employee is occasionally required to sit for long period of times. The employee is regularly required to lift a 35 - 40lb dress form for garment evaluations.