Designer, Tory Sport

Overview

The Designer – Sport APP is responsible for creating a conceptual design direction with the direction of the design director. The Designer is responsible for parts of the creative process, development, and maintenance for the assigned products from concept through production.

Responsibilities

  • Create conceptual direction which is in line with direction from the design director
  • Design apparel with finesse and innovation and suggest update on c/o products
  • Select materials, colors, trims, graphic
  • Maintain consistency throughout the product line 
  • Execution of category design direction
  • Have a good eye for trends and technical innovation
  • Know the making of product, so you can instruct and follow up with sampling
  • Work closely with Marketing to understand opportunities in the market
  • Work closely with Development to resolve product issues from design packages through commercialization
  • Work with factories and suppliers
  • Research functional criteria for product
  • Insure proper compliance of brand identity marks and usage on product
  • Bring creative ideas to the table and properly translate them into an aesthetic that clearly reflects and elevates the Tory Burch brand
  • Help build the assortment of the line, offering to the customer more lifestyle options
  • Demonstrate resourcefulness and apply creative thinking to issues in order to pro-actively present solutions
  • Balance visionary thinking with commercial viability while always evolving the product
  • Maintain excellent partnerships and clear communication with internal cross-functional and external teams
  • Adhere to seasonal and time and action calendars, ensuring that category meets deadlines

Qualifications

  • Degree in Apparel or Fashion Design
  • 4 years of Sportswear design experience
  • Experience in Adobe Illustrator & Photoshop and Microsoft office
  • Strong interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills
  • Willingness to learn and take on new challenges
  • Passion and love for sport, fashion, art and architecture


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