Senior Officer - Design (Taavi)

Bengaluru

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Ability to conceptualize design ideas based on market opportunities & customer needs with real time and futuristic trend analysis & forecasting abilities
  • In depth understanding of technical aspects of product development – Fabrics, patterns, trends, styling and construction, etc. - in Women’s Ethnic Wear
  • Creating sketches based on seasonal concepts and rendering the same with appropriate color/prints
  • Maintaining line sheets for seasonal range plans
  • Responsible for creating detailed techpacks that illustrate design and construction details with high accuracy
  • Collaborate with Buying and Sourcing teams for effective design development
  • Conduct fitting sessions in collaboration with Tech team
  • Fabric/print/surface design follow up and approvals
  • Execute timely on seasonal calendar deadlines
  • Contributing well researched ideas to support catalog and marketing for the brand.

Qualifications & Experience

  • 1-3 years’ experience and Grad/Post-grad from NIFT/FMS
  • Demonstrates high level aesthetics and creative ability with a strong understanding of Active lifestyle and Ethnic culture.
  • Well rounded experience in Womenswear design specific to Ethnic category.
  • Strong organisational skills and highly detail-oriented
  • Strong interpersonal, communication and presentation skills - verbal. written and visual
  • Ability to manage multiple deadlines and calendars
  • Ability to handle work independently with minimal supervision
  • Ability to influence multiple stakeholders and engage with senior leadership
  • High proficiency in Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop