Ralph Lauren Corporation (NYSE: RL) is a leader in the design, marketing and distribution of premium lifestyle products in four categories: apparel, home, accessories and fragrances. For nearly 50 years, Ralph Lauren's reputation and distinctive image have been consistently developed across an expanding number of products, brands and international markets.
Purpose and Scope: Support
product design process from R&D phases to stock approval for Polo Active
Key Responsibilities, included but not
with the design team on the development of knit product
all design meetings and take detailed notes in meetings to be distributed to
team after to insure all details are follow up on accordingly.
for the design presentations, assembling fabrics, garments, pictures, signs,
stripe layouts on presentation trays for senior management.
Design Creation and follow up
- Prepare detailed flat sketches w/
garment construction in Adobe Illustrator for Technical designer to work from
- Generate detailed hand drawn sketches, Adobe Illustrator flats;
CAD multiple colorways
- Prepare and manage art for Print and
embroidery development with internal depts. and for factory development
- Make changes to the detailed flat sketch
as needed and follow up on any additional design changes with all design team members
- Initiate color CADs and manage seasonal
in PLM to load, update and maintain information as required
up with cross-functional partners regarding fabrics used as trims and linings.
all information prior to hand off to Product Development and technical design
by thoroughly checking flat sketches against bill of materials.
accurate info for hand off to Product Development and technical design.
fittings, and take detailed notes of any changes.
with Graphic Designers for logo layouts and graphic approvals.
all books and files maintained and updated.
maintain & record sales samples/Design Keeps, TOP’s & Proto
with Fabric R&D, and Trim Operations to ensure all components for both
submits and samples are completed for tech pack handoff.
current with competitive market, new materials, innovation.
- Assist in special projects as needed
Degree in Fashion Design with 2-3 years of experience preferred with an
emphasis on the active market
to be highly detail oriented, thorough, accurate and dedicated to seeing a
project through on time.
written and oral communication skills
worker who enjoys a fast paced dynamic work environment
at sketching detailed garment flats in Adobe Illustrator and proficient at CAD
to color illustrate designs.
and Photoshop required
- Experience with PLM (or similar), Outlook, Excel, and Word
Ralph Lauren is an equal opportunity employer. We offer dynamic career opportunities with growth potential and a generous company discount.