Job Description

Job Code : KLTDel - Kids Ladies Technical Developer Status: Position filled
Location : Toronto
Starting Date : Immediately
Salary : TBA
Description :

We are looking for an Intermediate Product Developer to join our design team in the Toronto Design office.

This highly motivated individual will bring a willingness to learn new skills, be flexible and thrive in a fast
paced design environment. They will have worked 3-5 years for a fashion company developing original ladies
or children’s apparel.
This person will report to the Apparel Design Director, and be able to work closely with a Technical Designer.
RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:
-Effectively interpret design esthetic into a cohesive line
-Communicate design ideas to a technical designer through garment sketches
-Build line sheets with print clipping masks
-Manage and update line sheets
-Ability to create supplementary prints passed o_ from Illustration department
-Ability to create on trend colour stories
-Keen eye for fashion and print trends
-Manage sales sample deadlines
-Strike off approvals

Skills :

-In depth knowledge of Illustrator is a requirement (knowledge of photo shoot and inDesign and asset)
-In depth understanding of different fabrications and weights- both knit and woven
-In depth understanding of all over print techniques
-Some understanding of patterns and sewing construction (will need to work closely with technical designer)
-Proficient in sketching in Illustrator and organizing data in excel
-Attend _t sessions with technical designer and work in tandem to ensure garment design is effectively
reflected in the garment and hanger appeal
-General awareness of Children’s Safety laws and garment testing requirements
-Highly organized and motivated
-Keen eye for detail
-Experience working with Indian and Chinese manufacturers
-Effectively manage deadlines
-Graduate of a college or university degree in a fashion design program