Design Assistant

WESTPOINT HOME LLC
New York, NY, USA
Posted 18 days ago
Other
Help Us Bring Happiness to Every Home

We’re a leading innovator in Home Fashion and Hospitality textile design, manufacturing, and distribution. We have 200+ years of heritage creating bed and bath products that bring comfort and style to life; delivering relaxation and wellness with some of the most respected brands in the world.

Ideate, Innovate, Create

Our experience gives us an edge in our industry and we’re looking for bright, creative, collaborative minds, ready to help us fulfill our vision of bringing relaxation and wellness to every home - reaching new milestones and taking bold creative risks along the way.

We’re a company of passionate people who collaborate in an open, honest workspace. We are a close-knit company with leading-edge ideas. We’re creatively dialed-in and ready to take on any task that’s set before us with energy, drive, and commitment. Does this sound like you?

Portfolio of Brands

WestPoint Home’s portfolio of brands includes Martex, Atelier Martex, Vellux, Flatiron, Utica, Lady Pepperell, Luxor, Grand Patrician, Nostalgia Home, and Gryphon. We also collaborate with iconic brands IZOD and Southern Tide.

Locations

With locations in New York City, Florida, South Carolina, The UK, India, Pakistan, China, and Bahrain, we’re a global team with owned manufacturing and sourcing capabilities. Learn more at www.westpointhome.com | www.westpointhospitality.com | Visionlinens.com

Role Summary/Purpose:

The Design Assistant position is an exciting opportunity for emerging design talent to learn and put design skills to use. You will collaborate with other designers as well as team members from other departments such as sales and merchandising. You will use and develop your aesthetic and technical design skills while working on a wide range of home textiles bed and bath products.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Create and edit original art for customer accounts
  • Scan, edit, and create repeats, color match, and print for presentations
  • Assist with creating presentations using various studio materials
  • Assemble concept boards and presentations
  • Establish color standards and product tech packs
  • Review factory submissions against standards
  • Organize and maintain files
Qualifications:
  • University degree in textiles, fashion, or other relevant degree is preferred
  • Knowledge and experience in Textile CAD with a minimum of 1+ years of professional experience
  • Strong working proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop and Illustrator)
  • Ability to translate concepts and trends
  • Excellent color and design skills
Desired Characteristics:
  • Natural team player with the ability to work in a collaborative cross-functional team environment
  • Strong organization skills and detail oriented
  • Curious self-starter ready to adapt to any priority that arises
  • Able to work on and prioritize multiple projects simultaneously
  • Excellent communicator, skilled listener, and team player
  • Creative thinker, problem solver, and active learner
  • Passionate, motivated, and driven with a high sense of urgency

WestPoint Home is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and does not discriminate against applicants for employment in any manner prohibited by federal, state, and local law.

WestPoint Home participates in the E-Verify program. To learn more about E-Verify, please visit www.e-verify.gov/employees/e-verify-overview and view the Right to Work Poster and Notice of E-Verify Participation.

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