Assistant Apparel Designer

San Francisco, CA
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Jessica Grenier

Job Description:

Aquent's iconic Fortune 500 apparel client is seeking an experienced Designer to assist in all functions of the design process for wovens. If you are organized and flexible, with Illustrator, PLM and apparel construction experience, we want to hear from you! Must have portfolio and hand-rendering / sketching experience!**

Responsibilities Include:

  • Preparing boards for presentations and pulling inspiration
  • Illustrator flats and hand sketching 
  • Assisting with tech packs and trim packs 
  • Pitching fabric colorways and coordinating samples  
  • Organizing / updating email communications and notes from fittings / meetings


  • 3+ years of professional design experience 
  • Proficiency in Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, Excel, and PLM
  • Understanding of garment construction and product life cycle from inception to production
  • Hand sketching ability
  • BA in fashion design

Client Description:

Our Client is an Fortune 500 Apparel Retailer that has grown from a single store to a global business throughout its 46 year run!

Talent placed here are given the autonomy to be hands-on decision makers from day one. The company's leadership assumes a supportive role and applies a collaborative management style, offering the guidance and insight to help transform your suggestions into strategies.

This is an environment where co-workers are constantly challenging each other to learn and grow in their roles every day, which energizes the office, and creates forward motion, both on a personal level, and as a company. They’re experimenting with their digital reach, using tech as a catalyst for industry change - both online and in stores. With such robust focus and investment on innovation, employees have the opportunity to directly contribute to the changing landscape of the retail world!

The company culture here is one of relaxed, inclusive community with an ever-present focus on learning and development - both for the individual team member as well as the projects and initiatives that are driving the company forward. And, with tons of cool volunteering opportunities and initiatives, employees have the chance to become influential community leaders as they work for positive change.