Career Opportunity

Assistant Designer, Sweaters

Ref #:

5577314

Department:

Design

City:

New York

State/Province:

New York

Country:

United States

Company Description

Ralph Lauren Corporation (NYSE:RL) is a global leader in the design, marketing and distribution of premium lifestyle products in five categories: apparel, accessories, home, fragrances, and hospitality. For more than 50 years, Ralph Lauren's reputation and distinctive image have been consistently developed across an expanding number of products, brands and international markets. The Company's brand names, which include Ralph Lauren, Ralph Lauren Collection, Ralph Lauren Purple Label, Polo Ralph Lauren, Double RL, Lauren Ralph Lauren, Polo Ralph Lauren Children, Chaps, and Club Monaco, among others, constitute one of the world's most widely recognized families of consumer brands.

Position Overview

Support product design process from R & D phases to stock approval for Women's & Girls Polo Sweaters category

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Assist with the market research as it pertains to product, trim and graphic/ techniques.  Create inspiration boards.
  • In collaboration with the Concept team; receive direction, inspiration/rig from CD to prepare for seasonal kickoff

·         Create CADs as directed

  • Assist in the creation of design boards for  presentation to design leadership
  • Board Review prepare stats
  • Update sketches to match proto approval
  • Update PLM with materials and sketch details



Experience, Skills & Knowledge

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Fashion Design or related field
  •  Design internship experience, a plus.

·         Works with sense of urgency.

·         Affinity and passion for the Ralph Lauren brand and sweater category.

·         Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite

·         3D Design proficiency (preferred)


Assistant Designer, Sweaters, Polo Women's & Girls