VF Corporation Design Specialist in Merriam), Kansas

Job Description

Job Description

Responsibilities

  • Assist Design team in the development and design of seasonal product lines and special projects. This includes designing and developing product line to include fabric, and overall style details to visual execution. This includes entering and tracking all virtual and physical prototypes.

  • Responsible for building visual line plan under design’s guidance. Support team in creating illustrator design files, line art for line reviews.

  • Responsible for all CAD work to present the line to accounts. Manages distribution and execution of all seasonal and carry over CAD files. Photoshop is required.

  • Organizes and assist product development team on fit protos and fit sessions.

  • Develops and track trim library.

  • Communicates all key product details to merchandising team for sell in purposes and execution.

  • Prepare and prep product line for account meetings

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in apparel design, Art, graphics or equivalent combination of experience preferred

  • One year professional experience and/or training in apparel

  • Good Illustration skills and color sense preferred

  • Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop experience required

  • Familiarity with Lotta – preferred but not required

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office programs and email applications

  • Ability to think creatively, focus on details, and a commitment to quality of work

  • Excellent communication and organizational skills

  • Strong multi-tasking capabilities

Organized in 1899, VF Corporation is a global leader in branded lifestyle apparel, footwear and accessories, with global iconic brands, 64,000 associates and $12.4 billion in revenue. Our businesses and brands are organized into four categories called coalitions, comprising: Outdoor & Action Sports, Jeanswear, Imagewear, and Sportswear. While VF is highly diversified across brands, products, distribution channels and geographies, our One VF culture and approach to doing business provide a unique and powerful competitive advantage.

VF Diversity Vision Statement

VF is committed to creating an inclusive environment that welcomes and values the differences among all of our associates, customers, suppliers and the communities in which we live and conduct business. The continued success and growth of VF is enhanced through initiatives that promote diversity throughout VF around the world.VF is an equal employment opportunity/ affirmative action employer of minorities, females, protected veterans and the disabled. VF is committed to providing equal opportunities in employment, and treating our VF associates and VF applicants without discrimination on the basis of their race, color, gender, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, citizenship, disability, protected veteran status, HIV/AIDS status, or any other legally protected factor.