Assistant Designer, Cold Weather Accessories

New York, NY
Job Terms:
posted by:
Meghan Bennett

Job Description:

Assistant Designer, Cold Weather Accessories

Start Date:  ASAP

Assignment Length:  2 Months || Part-Time Hours 16 per week

Location:  New York, NY

Pay Rate:  $27/hour


**A Fortune 500 Apparel Company is seeking a Part-Time  Assistant Designer for their Cold Weather Accessories team **



  • Prepares basic flat sketch designs
  • Assists with basic specification of product
  • Assists with color b.o.m’s
  • Attends fit sessions with manager, make revisions to sketch and design package as needed
  • May assist in researching the local market
  • Responsible for administration and follow up of product design process to include preparation of technical packages and presentation boards, understanding of PDM process, email correspondence, etc.
  • Responsible for trimming supplies and / or working with Trim Department to keep abreast of current ideas



  • College degree in Fashion Design or related field
  • At least one year design experience (may include summer jobs, internships, etc)
  • Must have accessories experience
  • Basic computer knowledge; ability to learn how to design through new/advanced technology (adobe illustrator cad program)
  • Basic product and fabric knowledge
  • Basic understanding of garment construction
  • Basic design and color sense
  • Ability to perform basic flat sketches
  • Basic organizational and communication skills