Job titleDesign Assistant - THE NORTH FACE(Job Number : R-20201104-0016)DepartmentDesign & CreativeLocationStabio1. Live the brandThe North Face®;
was founded in 1966 with the goal of preparing outdoor athletes for the rigors of their next adventure. Today we are the world's leading outdoor brand, creating athlete-tested, expedition-proven products that help people explore and test the limits of human potential.
We protect our outdoor playgrounds and minimize our impact on the planet through programs that encourage sustainability.
The North Face® products are available at premium and specialty retail sporting goods stores globally2. Your ROLE with usGENERAL SUMMARYThe North Face are strengthening their European Design Team and have an opening for a Design Assistant.
Supporting the European design team in the execution of the design process from initial briefing (design / trend / colour) through to sketch, prototype review and final sign off.
You need to be passionate about design and thrive in a creative team environment.PRIMARY ACCOUNTABILITIES
Create technical design / CAD sketches, including adding in all details, text information, colors etc.
Create technical graphic artwork documents, including adding in all details, text information, colors etc.
Support Designers in the execution of seasonal inspiration / product stories & moodboard creation.
Support research of design ideas, fabrics, finish, fit, trims and seasonal color story for relevant product category.
Match colors to pantone or relevant standards, make colour boards and colour cards.
Assist creation of design boards as well as power point presentations.
Support overall organization of the design department & work closely with the Designers to create smooth ways of working within calendar deadlines.QUALIFICATIONS
Experience : 1 - 2yr minimum
Degree in Fashion or Graphic Design
Skills Adobe creative suite, expert level of Adobe Illustrator & Photoshop
Strong organizational skills
Must be a team player
Team working skills, work together with the other designers and design team
Someone who can adapt quickly and easily; and is reliable, takes initiative
Fluent in English written and spokenWant to know more about working at VF? Clickhere!