Associate Designer


  • Work closely with Design team and other partners in technical and creative execution of sweaters and/or cut & sew styles.

  • Responsible for writing proto fit comments, making sure all tech packs are accurate, and tracking samples.

  • Responsible for trend research including market research, designing, sketching, spec’ing and fit in collaboration with design team

  • Interprets concepts and fashion trends as they relate to market demands, business strategy, and relevance to brand

  • Attend fittings

  • Communicate daily with cross-functional partners, both internal and global

  • Adhere to cross-functional calendar and attends meetings as required

  • Handle other responsibilities or projects, as assigned

  • Request Mock ups and development submits for swatches, print, embroidery and embellishment, and knit-downs


  • Minimum of 4 years’ experience in either sweater design or cut & sew

  • Ability to create full size stitch layouts

  • Ability to create Tech packs in PLM, including call-outs, technical direction, BOM and POM

  • Excellent organizational, time management, communication and presentation skills.

  • Self-directed, Team player, and must have the ability to multi-task

  • Excellent sense of style and color

  • Design school training

  • Proficient in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Excel and all other Microsoft Office Applications

  • PLM or Blue Cherry experience is preferred