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Posted: Monday, January 8, 2018 3:31 AM

Description

Brand:Victoria's Secret PINK

Position:Senior Designer - Yoga

Reports to:AVP, Design

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

Manager level position responsible for creating commercially viable product designs for mid to high volume categories/collections, typically with a focus on our core business. Presents and delivers brand-right designs that tie back to the overall concept and business strategy; encompassing style, color/print, fit and fabric for new/existing product lines. Researches and interprets fashion trends and consumer needs that uphold the integrity of the product lines/brand. Demonstrates a passion for the brand, inspires individuals and relies on managerial skills to plan and accomplish goals. Manages works under minimal supervision, exercising a moderate degree of scope/decision-making. Reports to Director level or above, and typically manages a small team at the Assistant/Associate level.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

* Create brand-right, commercial designs that reflect the conceptual direction/business strategy.

* Develop seasonal product with a focus on style, fit and fabric.

* Adapt designs based on feedback, incorporating for finalization.

* Implement processes to understand/anticipate the needs of the customer in order to exceed customer expectations and readily react to their needs.

* Deliver product designs with flawless execution; achieving goals with speed, agility and acute attention to detail.

* Identify and recommend resources in sourcing new ideas, both internally and externally, and conduct ongoing competitor research/trend analysis.

* Collaborate and communicate with key partners throughout the design process including Merchandising, Marketing, and Product Development.

* Present designs to internal leader/team as well as key cross-functional partners.

* Execute design sketches/prototypes and provide specifications.

* Anticipate/solve potential issues and provide conflict resolution.

* Manage, inspire and develop junior design talent.

* Build/maintain collaborative and effective relationships.

* Assess practices to identify opportunities for greater efficiency and speed in delivery.

* Ensure deliverables meet budget and time commitments without compromising design excellence.

Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS:

* Exceptional talent with a commercial fashion eye and detail in product styling/performance.

* Demonstrated ability to create original design sketches and successful product lines.

* Customer service philosophy.

* Collaborative partner with a team-oriented approach and effective cross-functional communication.

* Highly motivated, passionate and results oriented.

* Solid communication and presentation skills.

* Experience and passion to motivate and develop talent.

* Champion for change and able to react with speed and agility in a rapidly moving culture.

* Flexible and creative problem solver.

* Personal professionalism and accountability.

* Moderate domestic and minimal international travel.

* Bachelor's degree in Design or equivalent experience.

* 7+ years of design experience in a comparable retail environment.

* Strong understanding and design experience the yoga and active bottoms industry including fit, construction and fabrics.

* Proficient in Microsoft Office, Illustrator, InDesign and Adobe Creative Suite

An equal opportunity employer, we do not discriminate in hiring or terms and conditions of employment because of an individual's race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, sexual orientation, marital status or any other protected category recognized by state, federal or local laws. We only hire individuals authorized for employment in the United States.

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• Location: Manhattan

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