The North Face: Designer, Footwear
The primary responsibilities of the Designer C are to provide design work of innovative and technologically advanced products that meet the needs of the company’s end users and which in turn drives company image, sales and profits. Accountable for the creative production of designs that drive the product category. Brings a track record of skillful technical design with creativity and ingenuity. Has a positive attitude and collaborates well with others to accomplish goals.
Contributes in designing a product line.
Tracks a design schedule to ensure a timely completion following the predetermined product development calendar.
Researches industry and product for new information.
Creates and communicates visual presentations.
Partners with material sourcing to develop innovative fabrications.
Partners with developers to create innovative and technologically advanced products.
SKILLS & REQUIREMENTS
3+ years of related professional experience
Bachelor's Degree in Design (footwear preferred), or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Experience in 3D and flat sketching.
Hands-on experience with CAD software.
Strong knowledge of formulating color palettes.
Strong knowledge and understanding of footwear construction
Excellent communications skills.
Strong knowledge of product cycles.
How To Apply
NOTE: International candidates must hold a valid US working permit.