Available Position: Assistant Fashion Designer with 1-2 years design experience. This position will report directly to the Designer at Goddis, and will work closely via email and Skype with the pattern makers and seamstresses at our production facility in Brazil.
We are a small team and this position has room for growth with the right candidate. We are looking forward to expanding our design team! To apply, you must send a cover letter, resume, and portfolio/examples of your work.
Salary dependent of experience.
Ideal candidate’s skills includes all or most of the following:
-Strong understanding of garment construction, fabrics, and trims
-Eye for color, texture, trends, and new silhouettes
-Passion for fine details including embroidery, crochet, textiles, etc...
-Feminine, sexy and elegant design aesthetic
-Computer/hand sketching and flat sketching
-Strong graphic design skills
-Proficient understanding in Photoshop, Illustrator, and Excel
-Ability to draw original artwork/fine art (ideal but not mandatory)
-Strong communication and organizational skills
-Positive attitude in fast paced work environment
-Ability to multitask and manage many calendars throughout each season
-Cooperative, motivated, and team oriented mind set
-Independent attitude and confident ability to follow directions
CORPORATE OFFICE: INTERN (PAID)
Goddis is a women's knitwear brand that was founded in Venice in 2006. We are always looking for creative and organized individuals to join our team. As an intern, you can expect to assist everyone in the office; from running errands for photo shoots to assisting our eCommerce department. Our production facility is located in Brazil, from where we receive monthly freight shipments of inventory; in relation, our shipping and storage departments are both managed in-house, so you can also expect to assist in those departments, as necessary. This is an opportunity to wear a lot of hats and gain experience in many aspects of fashion wholesale, retail, and production. Prepare for, and expect some tedious tasks and seemingly endless projects, but keep in mind the knowledge and experience to be gained in regards to running a successful apparel company.
-Run errands for various departments; may range from picking up/dropping off samples, picking up craft services or equipment for photoshoots, etc. MUST HAVE A CAR.
-Coordinate and prepare samples for shipment to both showrooms; tag, fold, package, and arrange shipping details; as well as provide accurate tracking information to each contact, and confirm each shipment contains proper documents.
-Assist creative team with designing and preparing linesheets, hangtags, lookbooks; will require working with your hands, using paper cutter, laminator, etc.
-Assist fulfillment team for both eCommerce and wholesale outgoing shipments; including customer service via phone and email inquires.
-Work with our marketing and PR team to collect press images, as well as create and organize content to post across our various social media accounts.
-Assist with regular eCommerce maintenance; including but not limited to adding new merchandise, confirming inventory totals, and processing retail invoices for shipment.
-Regular administrative assistance: filing, data entry, customer service.
-Highly organized and detail oriented, as well as timely, and efficient
-Must be a critical thinker and take initiative when direct instructions are not given
-Individual must work well under pressure and within given deadlines
-Work well with a team, as well as unsupervised.
-Strong communication skills is a must.
-Creative, open-minded, and has similar aesthetic of the brand.
-Experience with Adobe PhotoShop, Illustrator
-Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel
-Technical knowledge of both Mac OS and PC
-10-20 hours/week; with possibility of part time advancement
-Ability to stand, as well as work at a computer for extended periods of time
-Ability to maintain a professional demeanor in a sometimes fast-paced environment
-Must be able and willing to drive your car when necessary
Please send your resume and cover letter to email@example.com. Please put the position you are applying for in the title of the email. You will be contacted if we would like to schedule an interview.
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