Technical Designer (Fashion Background Required)
Our Company: BCI Brands, Inc., is a dynamic multi-brand fashion group specializing in better and contemporary women's apparel. Founded in 1975, the company designs, markets, produces and sells its brands through multiple market segments. The company's brands include the nationally-recognized Vince Camuto, 1. State, CeCe, and Chaus. BCI launched its first DTC brand, Court & Rowe, in Fall 2019. Our extensive global sourcing and development capabilities have made us a speed-to-market execution leader.
Unique opportunity for an experienced technical designer to work in a creative environment and grow with the design team.
Create all development and fit sample tech packs.
Measure original samples, photograph and write accurate construction following our standard
Communicate and follow up with factories to ensure on-time showroom samples.
Create charts to manage all priority samples.
Attend production fittings, take notes and lead when head designer is not available.
Work and communicate with the in-house sample room to make last minute samples or changes.
Enter garment information into Exenta.
At least 3 years of experience as a Design Tech at a women’s fashion company
Strong knowledge of garment construction, fit, measuring, workmanship and function
Basic pattern making knowledge. (Must be able to look at a pattern and call out corrections.)
Fluent in Photoshop, excel, word. Knowledge in Exenta is a plus!
Strong written and verbal communication.
Independent thinker and a good problem solver.
Must be organized and detail-oriented.
Enthusiastic and team-oriented.
Willing to help the team even if the task is not part of your daily responsibility.
Must be able to work in fast-paced environment and meet deadlines.
Must be punctual and open to working extra hours during peak season.
BCI IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
Applicants are considered regardless of race, color, religion, creed, age, sex, pregnancy, family responsibility, national origin or ancestry citizenship, marital status, sexual orientation, transgender status, veteran’s status, genetic information, or as a qualified individual with a disability or any other characteristic in accordance with applicable law.