Associate Designer

  • Another Tomorrow
  • Apr 06, 2021
Mid-Career (3-8 years) Creative/Design Fashion

Job Description

 Associate Designer - US-BASED

 

About Us/Who We Are

 

Another Tomorrow lives at the intersection of aesthetics and function, technology and purpose, artistry and sustainability. Launched in January 2020, we are an end-to-end sustainable luxury ready-to-wear collection and platform for discovery and action created in response to the values of the curious, compassionate global citizen seeking elevated, thoughtful design, education, and tools for advocacy.

 

Built on a foundation of community, transparency, and organic scarcity, every decision is guided by a value system based on three pillars – human, animal, and environmental welfare. Empathy for the Earth and its inhabitants is the common thread through transparent supply chains, stringent chemical management and animal welfare standards, living wages, safe working conditions, and a full carbon offset program. We are a B Corp certified company and donate a percentage of each sale to our philanthropic partners. 

 

We push the boundaries of what responsibly grown, and ethically manufactured materials can achieve. Sensual and strong, our collection is designed for living.

 

Available for sale at anothertomorrow.co, MatchesFashion.com and select US boutiques.

 

Our Commitment

 

Another Tomorrow is committed to creating an inclusive and representative environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

 

Job Description

We are currently hiring an Associate Designer. In this role, you will oversee, and ultimately be accountable for design development. You will be responsible for the day to day management and organization of all matters pertaining to new product design.

This role works closely with the Creative Director. You will also  assist the production team as it pertains to new development. 

This is a full-time, salaried position that will include benefits including maternity leave, generous vacation policy and healthcare. 

Design Development

  • Work closely with the Creative Director on all aspects of seasonal design development
  • Assist in researching seasonal trends, themes, colors, raw materials and trims.
  • Sketch in Illustrator, drawing and editing flats, creating and maintaining techpacks throughout the season
  • Assist with creating and updating seasonal presentation boards, CAD artwork, and helping to track and ship garment samples.

 

Production

  • Assist with lab dips, strike offs and wash submits, communicate accordingly to cross-functional partners
  • Assist in fabric research, organizing and gathering all fabric sourcing for new development and archives
  • Communicate cross-functionally with Product Development, Production and Logistics
  • Prepare and organize fittings and meetings, keep detailed notes, take fit photos, update sketches and BOMs as necessary

 

Environmental and Social Responsibility

  • Ensure that a sustainable design philosophy is incorporated into each step of development
  • Demonstrate an active awareness and appetite for discovery of sustainable materials, processes and trims
  • Work with production and sustainability teams to maintain company-wide sustainability standards and policies throughout the design process 

 

 

The Ideal Candidate

  • 2-5 years design experience
  • Apparel Design degree
  • Positive attitude and drive to learn and grow
  • Strong illustration skills
  • Independent creative acumen 
  • Trend/fashion awareness
  • Technical sketching expertise (flat and illustration)
  • Working knowledge of garment construction and trim at luxury standards
  • Garment measurement and specification experience
  • Excellent color sense and practical knowledge of lab dip process 
  • Self-directed
  • Team player
  • Ability to multitask
  • Strong written and communication skills
  • Exceptional follow through, sense of urgency
  • Demonstrated ability to make creative, focused visual presentations
  • Proficiency in Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Microsoft Word, Excel, CAD and a PLM system preferred



To apply for this position, please email your resume and cover letter to careers@anothertomorrow.co with the subject line “AT Associate Designer”.