Associate Buyer, North American Women's Outlet

Adecco Creative is currently partnering with Tapestry Brands to locate a Freelance Associate Buyer in Manhattan.

The successful individual will leverage their proficiency in Design to... 

  • Partner with Design Associate to execute seasonal design concepts from conception to first prototype.
  • Liaise closely with partners in Product Development across all categories. Ensure the coordination of raw materials including models, waxes, stones, findings, and sourcing.
  • Track model & sample making process. 
  • Assist in spec drawings.
  • Organize presentation boards and assist in the preparation of meetings.
  • Responsible for timeline adherence; ensure all Design Cards are completed accurately throughout the process, including all changes then delivered to Pre-Production in a timely manner; ensure all prototypes are available for product presentation.
  • Participate in research and development of seasonal trends.

The accomplished individual will possess... 
  • Must be organized with the ability to handle multiple priorities at once.
  • Must be flexible with the ability to self-manage.
  • Must have strong communication skills.
  • Must be a collaborative, team player with great initiative.

An outstanding professional will have... 
  • Bachelor’s degree with 1-2 years of experience in jewelry, handbag, or accessory design required.
  • Strong CAD ability needed in illustrator and Photoshop.
  • Hand sketching ability, including flat sketching.
  • Strong color sense.
  • Fashion/luxury brand experience is a plus.

  • Apply with Adecco

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