TOMS Handbags, Accessories & Backpacks Designer

toms logoPosted on 05.19.15

Company: TOMS
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Position: Designer – Handbags, Accessories & Backpacks

Description

Essential Functions

  • Market Trending – identify market and fashion trends relevant for TOMS and create seasonal mood boards and themes;
  • Product design – create/sketch new silhouettes and execute updates/CAD’s of existing silhouettes with new colors, materials and graphics; in alignment with product briefs and target costing
  • Prints and graphics: create graphics, prints, embellishments, treatments
  • Tech Packs – responsible for creating detailed and accurate specs and tech packs;
  • Color and materials research – create seasonal color palettes and collaborate with Materials Research team and other overall Design Team to identify relevant seasonal materials
  • Development calendar –responsible for timely execution of designs along key seasonal milestones.
  • Development and costing – cooperate with the Accessories Development Team and Sourcing team to value engineer designs to maximize margins and quality

Special Requirements

  • International Travel required

Requirements

  • Passion to create great products.
  • Minimum 3 years in Accessories / Bags design and development
  • Product design portfolio – proven track record of Accessories / Handbags / Backpack design
  • Strong knowledge of Leather, Textiles and Accessories development.
  • Education- design degree.
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite and Auto CAD.

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