Hanesbrands Inc. Creative Designer in New York, New York

Overview
Design expert in men's performance apparel who has a passion for creativity and innovation. This role requires an individual who is relentless with details and is a problem solver.

Responsibilities
* Proven design expertise and innovation driver in men's performance apparel tops, bottoms, fleece
* Successful in identifying Men's trend, culture, color, consumer trend and sports-related technologies
* Make accurate assessments of the competition
* Technical prowess in the performance and active lifestyle apparel category
* Ability to manage multiple priority projects and development calendars
* Ability to design brand appropriate product within the financial targets
* Ensure the construction and materials function and enhance the athlete's wearing experience
* Create technical drawings of construction and details so that information is interpreted exactly as intended
* Select materials based on their functional properties, aesthetics and costs while in support of the design
* Proficient with garment fit and construction and able to independently conduct fit sessions with technical design partners
* Ownership of design tech packs, color briefs and seasonal line sheets
* Manage Associate designers

Qualifications

Minimum Education and Experience Required:
* BA/BS Degree required or AA Fashion Degree with 9 years of equivalent experience
* People management experience desired
* Excellent communication and presentation skills
* Functional expertise in technical fit & construction
* Multi-tasking ability
* Demonstrate technical/creative ability
* Ability to learn and take direction
* Sketch freehand and technicalf motivated
* Self motivated
* Sketch freehand and technical
* Ability to work in team environment
* Computer literate
* Mac, Illustrator, Photoshop, In Design

To qualify, applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States and should not require now, or in the future, sponsorship for employment visa status

Equal Opportunity Employer/AA: Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled

Only applicants requiring reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process should contact us directly:

Telephone: 877.999.5553

Email: HBI_TA@hanes.com