Footwear Designer – Job Description
This position is Located in the Braintree, MA area, must be able to commute.
Responsibilities consist of but not limited to:
Design of license branded footwear but not restricted to one brand.
Working within the design team to create designs and create lines of shoes.
Trend research (magazines, trend services etc.)
Creating trend boards and color palettes for presentations.
Market research – knowing what’s in style and trending.
Attend meetings to present design ideas
Receive trend information and specific footwear requests.
Detail entry of designs to be submitted to China office/sample room facilities via email.
Following through development of the product during the development season.
Researching materials in our swatch library and through competitive product.
Travel is required.
Any other related business as directed by Management.
Skills and Qualifications Needed:
Bachelor’s Degree or “real-world” job experience equivalent
Proficient at Illustrator and Photoshop.
Thrive working within a dynamic, high-performing, and fast-paced environment
High level of creativity.
Highly organized, a self-starter and be able to multi-task.
Design experience and knowledge.
Diversified footwear portfolio
Ability to work well in a team environment
Position is based in Braintree, MA.
The successful candidate will be eligible for excellent benefits:
Medical, Dental and Vision (100% Employer covered)
401K - Retirement and match
Flexible Spending Account
Vacation, Sick and Personal time
Thank you for your interest in BBC's footwear designer position. Please submit your resume and portfolio showcasing you experience in footwear design to email@example.com. This position is for a candidate with junior or mid-level experience.