Technical Design Manager Tea Living
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Department: Technical Design
Expectations for All Employees:
Supports the organization's mission, vision, and values by exhibiting the following behaviors: excellence and
competence, collaboration, innovation, respect, personalization, commitment to our community, and
accountability and ownership.
Manage brand integrity throughout the product development process to ensure garments meet company?s
function and fit requirements to continually elevate the quality of the product. Create and foster a productive
environment for the technical design team, and manage team workflow to ensure all deliverables are on calendar.
? Manage the technical design team employee(s) and contractor(s), including talent and workflow
? Own product classifications directly, and oversee the work of team members.
? Analyze fit on a live model and mannequin, while maintaining consistency.
? Evaluate garment fit, construction and trim details according to standards.
? Work with merchandising, design and product development to establish the direction of the fit and
? Create and execute spec packs from concept to T.O.P. (inclusive of written comments on fit, construction,
and trims, digital photos and any other necessary information). Accuracy is essential.
? Communicate on a daily basis with vendors, merchandising and product development as it relates to the
execution of the product.
? Analyze and propose recommendations for improvements in both process and creative direction for the
? Respond to sales and market product feedback with research and analysis and propose recommendations
to address concerns.
? Special projects.
? At least 5 years of experience in apparel design or technical design, preferably in children?s. Management
experience a must.
? Strong eye for pattern and ability to analyze garment specifications conceptually.
? Bachelor of Fine Arts, or equivalent advanced knowledge through work experience and intellectual
? Complete understanding of fit, balance and garment construction; knowledge of fabrics and finishes as
related to the fit of the product.
? Excellent written and verbal communication skills, and ability to persuasively present recommendations
? Excellent time and talent management skills.
||One Arkansas Street |
San Francisco, CA 94107
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED