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Job Offer: footwear designer sneakers and apparel:Randstad

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posted
   . Saturday, January 12, 2019
location
   . new york
job category
   . Arts, Entertainment & Media
job type
   . temp to perm
working hours
   . 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
income
   . US$ 75 per hour
practice
   . practiced
reference number
   . S_721399
phone
   . 954-308-6735
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job description

Randstad is hiring a SNEAKER DESIGNER for our client's studio in New York. They are trying to grow the team as well as backfill the current person in this function who is about to go on maternity leave. With the growth projections, they are looking to hire people in the future after the backfill is completed. This person could be hired on full time after their contract ends. We are seeking for a mid/senior level color, material, and footwear designer. You do not need to have leadership abilities practice. You won't be running a team.

Job responsibilities:
You will actually be working alone quite a bit. You will work primarily with the footwear, but will do a little work in apparel. Somebody with both backgrounds would be highly preferred.

You do not do a ground up design of footwear, but more of a refresh of existing designs.
You should be able to create a concept, mood boards, story telling, speak to the needs of the consumer.
Work the sneak from the initial idea all the way until Information technology is sent to the factory.

Needs to be local to NYC since you don't have time to relocate.

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

expertise:
Stand out candidate will have a very deep sneaker expertise. Looking for a sneakerhead.- This person needs to have a background working with materials and colors, especially with footwear. For technical expertise, they should just be an expert in the typical Adobe programs that a designer would be using daily. No additional programs are required.

KEY WORDS TO BE LISTED ARE
- Excellent communicator
- Concept to Execution
- Sneaker Culture expertise
- Self-Motivated

suitable education
Associate

practice:
practiced

Appropriate qualifications:
   » Develops strong consumer-oriented points of view and leads team in executing the vision on projects.
   » Delivers on execution of all product details including: construction detail, color, form, style, detail, graphic application, trim, etc.
   » Concept, Mood board, Storytelling abilities a must. Can go from high-level ideation to handoff with equal skill.
   » Maintains healthy cross-functional relationships and prosperously builds relationships outside of immediate team.
   » Easy going, comfortable with shifting rules and function responsibilities. Start-Up mentality.
   » Fully up to speed on consumer, fashion, trends, sneaker expertise.
   » Knows FW creation process, will excel at communicating back with multiple categories, easy going, active listener. Able to navigate the office cultures in different global locations. Need a connector. Able to educate and inspire.

If this sounds like a great opportunity for you, and you want to know more, please email a current CV to iris.levy@randstadusa.com

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expertise

Stand out candidate will have a very deep sneaker expertise. Looking for a sneakerhead.- This person needs to have a background working with materials and colors, especially with footwear. For technical expertise, they should just be an expert in the typical Adobe programs that a designer would be using daily. No additional programs are required. KEY WORDS TO BE LISTED ARE - Excellent communicator- Concept to Execution- Sneaker Culture expertise- Self-Motivated

qualification

??? Develops strong consumer-oriented points of view and leads team in executing the vision on projects.??? Delivers on execution of all product details including: construction detail, color, form, style, detail, graphic application, trim, etc.??? Concept, Mood board, Storytelling abilities a must. Can go from high-level ideation to handoff with equal skill.??? Maintains healthy cross-functional relationships and prosperously builds relationships outside of immediate team.??? Easy going, comfortable with shifting rules and function responsibilities. Start-Up mentality.??? Fully up to speed on consumer, fashion, trends, sneaker expertise. ??? Knows FW creation process, will excel at communicating back with multiple categories, easy going, active listener. Able to navigate the office cultures in different global locations. Need a connector. Able to educate and inspire.

responsibilities

You will actually be working alone quite a bit. You will work primarily with the footwear, but will do a little work in apparel. Somebody with both backgrounds would be highly preferred. You do not do a ground up design of footwear, but more of a refresh of existing designs. You should be able to create a concept, mood boards, story telling, speak to the needs of the consumer. Work the sneak from the initial idea all the way until Information technology is sent to the factory. Needs to be local to NYC since you don't have time to relocate.

educational requirements

Associate

Skills:

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Post Date: 01/12/2019 / Viewed 29 times
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Company: Randstad
Contact Email: iris.levy@randstadusa.com


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