Posted May 31, 2016 by Mark Esslinger
Kate Spade New York draws women into a world that’s culturally curious, intellectually playful, quick-witted and strong. our graceful, exuberant approach to the everyday is evident in all of our product: handbags and clothing, jewelry, shoes, stationery, eyewear, baby, fragrance, tabletop, bedding and gifts.
we have over 90 retail shops and 50 outlet stores across the united states; over 90 shops internationally, and our colorful products are sold in more than 400 doors worldwide in every time zone. whether in san francisco, sao paulo or shanghai, our shops are always warm and inviting. we help women express their personal style with charm and a dash of rebellion – she lives her life colorfully.
welcome to the world of kate spade new york!
we have an exciting opportunity to join our design team. this role will conceptualize, create, and develop designs for kate spade new york’s jewelry collection.
- Concept the design evolution of our jewelry collection
- Responsible for upholding design integrity, quality execution and creativity throughout the entire creative and Production process
- In partnership with channel leaders, grow the jewelry offering to our customer
- Be an expert on raw materials to re-imagine construction and design
- Work closely with internal partners to ensure successful commercialization of product and cohesive cross strategy story telling
- College degree in fashion design or a related field preferred
- Experience designing jewelry required
- Ability to hand-sketch as well as render sketches digitally is essential
- Strong computer skills in illustrator and Photoshop
- Knowledge of raw materials and construction techniques
- Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
Education and experience required:
- Bachelors degree
- 5 years of experience in an accessories design function
Kate Spade & Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer: Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran
Industry : Apparel & Fashion and Retail
Employment type : Full-time
Experience : Not Applicable
Job function : Design,Art/Creative
Meet kate spade new york
Apparel & Fashion · 201-500 employees · Founded 1994 · Privately Held
Utility, wit and playful sophistication are the hallmarks of kate spade new york. as our world expands, our graceful, exuberant approach to the everyday is evident in every category we enter, from handbags and clothing to jewelry, shoes, stationery, glasses, baby and home. Kate spade new york has 42 retail shops across the united states, and is sold in every time zone and on every continent. whether in Macau or Michigan, our shops are always warm and inviting. Welcome to kate spade new york!