Established in 1981, GUESS began as a jeans company and has since successfully grown into a global lifestyle brand. Guess?, Inc. designs, markets, distributes and licenses a lifestyle collection of contemporary apparel, denim, handbags, watches, eyewear, footwear and other related consumer products. For more information about the Company, please visit www.guess.com.
At Guess, we are committed to our people and to the world as a team working to be a sustainable global leader in the fashion industry. Through principled leadership, we embrace diversity and cultivate the strength, pride, and passion for what we do.
We are a big family with great human values: belief, hope, destiny, trust, and respect.
The role is designed for those people ready to take new challenges, being courageous trying new things and with the will to make an impact in the company and in their career.
If you are inspired to evaluate new amazing professional challenges, this is the opportunity right for you!
PURPOSE OF THE JOB
Reporting directly to the Accessories & Footwear Product Director, the Accessories Designer will work to initiate concepts each season that are fashion driven and reflective of the creative vision and Guess aesthetic. The candidate must be organized and detail oriented, proactive and adaptable to shifting priorities. The Designer will be a part of a dynamic, creative environment where they will collaborate with talented designers and cross-functional partners in the business.
He/She will develop all the design activities of the Accessories Division and will manage seasonal product design execution in order to achieve overall creative and business objectives.
CORE JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
Research of actual & new lifestyle trends with focus both on accessories and footwear collections
Bring creative ideas to the table and properly translate them into an aesthetic that clearly reflects and elevates the brand
Balance creative thinking with commercial viability while always evolving the product
Creates sketches, color rendering and product prototypes throughout the conceptual design processs on the basis of the briefing received
Prepare the design collection moodboard and presentation with prints, materials and color cards
Cooperate with new ideas and styles to develop the collection structures
Design project of hardware, prints and graphics
Support the prototype technical development
Demonstrate resourcefulness and apply creative thinking to issues in order to pro-actively present solutions
Maintain excellent partnerships and clear communication with internal cross-functional and external teams
Positive attitude, passion, and integrity
Dynamic personality, fast thinker
Action oriented and strong work ethic
Exceptional interpersonal communication skills
Excellent illustration skills
Superior multi-tasking skills
Strong time management and organizational skills
Collaboration and team-spirited approach
Personal commitment to continuous self-improvement
Positive approach to problems/criticism, open minded, problem solving skills and sense of urgency
Natural good-attitude interaction with all the departments involved in the product process
WHY JOIN US
Be part of a very progressive global company which is performing extremely well and has an exceptional growth trajectory in a tough market taking in consideration the sustainability in the business running.
We offer: Career development, Learning opportunities, Competitive compensations, Reserved discount, Awesome coworkers!