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Jessilyn Personnel is an apparel executive search firm based on Fashion Avenue in New York City.

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Filling full-time permanent and freelance positions and representing the finest names in the fashion industry.

Job Title Location Salary Job # More
ACCOUNT RECEIVABLE ASSISTANT Manhattan 50K 7638 Info
ASSISTANT PATTERNMAKER RUNWAY / COLLECTION Manhattan OPEN 7571 Info
ASSISTANT TECHNICAL DESIGNER Manhattan 40K 7650 Info
ASSOCIATE DESIGNER / NB & INFANTS / BOYS & GIRLS BROOKLYN, NY 60-65K 7592 Info
ASSOCIATE PRINT DESIGN / CAD ARTIST Manhattan 50-60K 7641 Info
ASSOCIATE TECHNICAL DESIGNER / DRESSES Manhattan 55K 7624 Info
ASSOCIATE TECHNICAL DESIGNER WOVEN DRESSES AND EVENING WEAR Manhattan 55-65K 7636 Info
CUSTOM TAILOR Manhattan $30-35/HR 7654 Info
DESIGNER / NEWBORN, INFANT & TODDLER BROOKLYN, NY 70-85K 7633 Info
DESIGNER RTW Manhattan 70-85K 7583 Info
EDI COORDINATOR Manhattan 52K 7585 Info
EDI MANAGER Manhattan 90-125K 7588 Info
EXECUTIVE/PERSONAL ASSISTANT Manhattan 50K 7657 Info
FABRIC COLORIST - OUTERWEAR - LEATHER / FAUX FUR / RAINWEAR Manhattan 85-100K 7644 Info
FABRIC R&D COORDINATOR OUTERWEAR - LEATHER / FAUX FUR / RAINWEAR Manhattan $65k-$85k 7639 Info
FABRIC R&D MGR OUTERWEAR - LEATHER / FAUX FUR / RAINWEAR Manhattan $85K-$100K 7640 Info
FITTER BRIDAL DRESSES Manhattan $25/HR 6244 Info
FREELANCE SAMPLEMAKER Manhattan $30/HR 7612 Info
FREELANCE SAMPLEMAKER/ MENSWEAR Manhattan $25-30/HR 6221 Info
GRAPHIC DESIGNER Fort Lee, NJ 40-45K 7599 Info
HEAD DESIGNER/ DRESSES Manhattan OPEN 7655 Info
PRODUCT MANAGER - DENIM & TWILL EXPERIENCE ONLY Manhattan 60-80K 7649 Info
PRODUCTION ASSISTANT BILINGUAL CHINESE Manhattan 35K 7593 Info
PRODUCTION COORDINATOR Manhattan 50-55K 7651 Info
PRODUCTION COORDINATOR/NJ/BILINGUAL KOREAN Fort Lee, NJ 40-45K 7600 Info
PRODUCTION MANAGER - WOMEN'S ACTIVE/ SPORTSWEAR Manhattan 150-175K 7549 Info
PRODUCTION/ SOURCING MANAGER - UNDERWEAR/ UNDERGARMENT Manhattan 90-110K 7548 Info
SALES ASSOCIATE WOMENS DRESS, TOPS LIGHTWEIGHT BOTTOMS Manhattan 45-50K 7656 Info
SALES EXECUTIVE CHILDRENS BROOKLYN, NY 150k 7568 Info
SALESPERSON / LUXURY LEATHER ACCESSORY Manhattan OPEN 7610 Info
SALESPERSON/ DRESS & SPORTSWEAR Manhattan 200K++++ 7646 Info
SAMPLEMAKER Manhattan $25/HR 7637 Info
SAMPLEMAKER DRESSES Manhattan $15-17/HR 7647 Info
SAMPLEMAKER/ BRIDAL/ NJ EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ $20/HR 7642 Info
SENIOR DESIGNER RTW Manhattan 90-125K 7584 Info
SENIOR TECHNICAL DESIGNER/ DRESSES, WOVEN TOPS & KNIT TOPS Manhattan 90-125k 7625 Info
SR SALES EXECUTIVE BETTER WOMANS SPORTSWEAR Manhattan OPEN 7576 Info
STYLE COORDINATOR HICKSVILLE, NY OPEN 7652 Info
STYLE COORDINATOR HICKSVILLE, NY 65-80K 7653 Info
TAILOR / MENSWEAR Manhattan $35/HR 7607 Info
TECHNICAL DESIGNER ASSOCIATE / DRESSES / PLUS SIZE Manhattan $60K 7648 Info
VP OF TECHNICAL SERVICES / PAID RELOCATION TO NEW YORK Manhattan 300K ++++ 7582 Info

Jessilyn Personnel

New York City’s top Apparel Executive Search Firm is located in the Heart of Manhattan’s Fashion district, representing some of the finest names in the industry. With over 28 years recruitment experience, we believe in the power of building relationships.

A BRIEF HISTORY

For over 28 years, Todd Wayne, president and owner of Jessilyn Personnel, has been the driving force behind our firm. Prior to founding Jessilyn, Todd spent 15 years running a family apparel business affording him a unique perspective into the intricacies of the fashion industry.

From the beginning, the philosophy and foundation of our firm has focused on partnership. Building relationships with, and between, our clients and applicants. This has kept our company thriving and why we are located on 34th Street in the heart of the fashion industry, consistently delivering top candidates to our clientele.

PROCESS

The staff of Jessilyn Personnel conducts an in-depth interview with all of our candidates with every portfolio thoroughly is assessed. We make sure our applicants are qualified before we present them to our clients.

Jessilyn's applicant database is over 700,000 strong. We partner directly with your Human Resources Department to help them find candidates who will meet their specific needs.

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Jessilyn Personnel Inc.

tel: 212 947 3400

fax: 212 247 0035

450 7th Avenue, Suite 2206

New York, New York 10123

Exclusively recruiting apparel's very best and representing the finest names in fashion.

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ACCOUNT RECEIVABLE ASSISTANT


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 50K

Job#: 7638

Recruiter: Todd Wayne


Description:

Our client is a privately held moderate to better dress manufacturer with a corporate office located in Midtown Manhattan.  Their 4 divisions range from traditional, special occasion, fun contemporary and trendy dresses. They have been established since 1985 with an annual revenue of 50 million dollars and approximately 50 employees. Their price points range from $50 to $100. Their product is manufactured internationally and distribute to major department stores, specialty chains and boutiques. They have also expanded internationally to Canada, South America and Europe.

We are in search of an Account Receivable Assistant with strong Charge Backs experience.

 

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ASSISTANT PATTERNMAKER RUNWAY / COLLECTION


Location: Manhattan

Salary: OPEN

Job#: 7571

Recruiter: Todd Wayne


Description:

 

ASSISTANT PATTERNMAKER RUNWAY/COLLECTION

Nothing better than having a MENTOR to teach you the mastering art of Patternmaking at the highest collection level. You will be working in the runway and the celebrity division for the best patternmakers in New York as their assistant.  

Our client is an American luxury fashion company that produces women’s, men’s and accessories and showcases their collection lines twice a year during New York Fashion Week. The company, which is publicly traded, has been in business for over 75 years with an annual revenue of over 4.5 billion dollars. The corporate office is based in New York City with over 1,000 directly owned and operated retail stores worldwide. With over 10,000 employees, their product is being manufactured globally. They sell to luxury department stores and boutiques with retail price points between $150 and $3,300.

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ASSISTANT TECHNICAL DESIGNER


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 40K

Job#: 7650

Recruiter: Susie Huang


Description:

New York based women’s fashion company seeks a Technical Designer.  Located in the heart of Manhattan’s Garment District, we are a contemporary apparel company that has multiple brands and lines in the missy, women and junior wear categories from related separates, to bottoms, to tops, to jackets, and to sleepwear.

Individual should be organized, motivated, creative.

Required Skills:

 

The position is full time.

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ASSOCIATE DESIGNER / NB & INFANTS / BOYS & GIRLS


Location: BROOKLYN, NY

Salary: 60-65K

Job#: 7592

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

 Well established childrenswear company is seeking an Associate Designer to work on newborn/ infants’ apparel for boys & girls.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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ASSOCIATE PRINT DESIGN / CAD ARTIST


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 50-60K

Job#: 7641

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

Print Designer/CAD Artist Textiles - Women's Apparel Market

Our client is a fast paced, dynamic studio looking for a talented CAD/Print Designer to join their team. 

 
 

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ASSOCIATE TECHNICAL DESIGNER / DRESSES


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 55K

Job#: 7624

Recruiter: Susie Huang


Description:

Description:

Major Dress house is searching for a Dress Technical Designer woven and knits.  

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

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ASSOCIATE TECHNICAL DESIGNER WOVEN DRESSES AND EVENING WEAR


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 55-65K

Job#: 7636

Recruiter: Donna Caruso


Description:

Our client is a highly successful, rapidly growing Bridal Designer looking for Tech Designer with 3-5 years who has experience  in woven dresses and evening wear. 

A HIGHLY SUCESSFUL AND GROWING BRIDAL COMPANY IS SEEKING A TECHNICAL DESIGN ASSOCIATE TO JOIN THEIR TEAM

 RESPONSIBILITIES:

-Attend fit sessions with designers’ proposing alternative methods of construction 

- Monitor and track the status of all development and production styles.

- Measure and enter specs in the tech pack prior to fitting.

- Take accurate fit notes during fitting.

- Communicate fit comments and corrections to global technical partners, factories, vendors and QC. 

- Partner with the technical design supervisor and Patternmaker to resolve pattern issues and perform investigative work to solve discrepancies in samples/patterns.

- Consistent/continuous prioritization of workload and tasks.

- Prepare various garments for fit sessions and meetings.

- Update tech packs to stay on top of design sketch revisions.

- Manage weekly workload, keeping to calendar following deadlines.
All other duties, as assigned by the Senior Technical Designer and Directors.

 QUALIFICATIONS, EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS: 

 - 3-5 Years Technical Design Experience

- Must be able to set priorities in an environment with competing/changing demands.

- Must be able to work independently on multiple tasks which are high priority.

- Strong organization and management skills, with emphasis on initiation and follow through. 

- Proficient with Excel, Word, Outlook

- Excellent organization, multi-tasking, listening, strong oral and written communication skills

- Team player

 

 

 

 

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CUSTOM TAILOR


Location: Manhattan

Salary: $30-35/HR

Job#: 7654

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

Bespoke men’s suit company is looking for a full time tailor.

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DESIGNER / NEWBORN, INFANT & TODDLER


Location: BROOKLYN, NY

Salary: 70-85K

Job#: 7633

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

Well established childrenswear company is seeking a Designer to work on childrenswear apparel.

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DESIGNER RTW


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 70-85K

Job#: 7583

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

Our client is a high end, luxury womenswear and accessories brand with licensee agreements for fragrance and footwear. They have won many fashion awards. This company debuted their collection in 2002 and their corporate headquarters is based in Manhattan. They have ten freestanding stores worldwide and are sold in over 100 luxury department stores. Their company annual revenue is around 85 million dollars and they have staff over 200 employees. Our client does 4 collections and participle in Fashion Week twice a year. Their retail price point is between $300 to $5,000.  They manufacture domestically and internationally. This fashion house is known to play an important role in American fashion.

Our client is looking for an RTW Designer.

Job Responsibilities:

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EDI COORDINATOR


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 52K

Job#: 7585

Recruiter: Susie Huang


Description:

Our client is a contemporary better Womenswear Cashmere and Knits house. Their product ranges from cashmere and knit tops and knit dresses. The company was founded in 2001 with a gross revenue of over $100 million.  Their corporate office is located in Midtown Manhattan with over 50 employees.

Their product are produced internationally and a privately held corporation. Their sales are being distributed in better department store across the country. 

Description:

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EDI MANAGER


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 90-125K

Job#: 7588

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

Men’s Sportswear manufacturer with a corporate office located in Midtown Manhattan is looking for an EDI manager.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

QUALIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE: ·

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EXECUTIVE/PERSONAL ASSISTANT


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 50K

Job#: 7657

Recruiter: Donna Caruso


Description:

Our client is a well established Women’s Wear Manufacturer seeking an Executive Assistant fluent in Hindi to support their CEO and Manage booking of heavy and frequent International and Domestic Travel, Hotels and all necessary Reservations.  Must be a self -starter, professional, and capable of prioritizing tasks in a fast-paced environment.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS/QUALIFICATIONS:

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FABRIC COLORIST - OUTERWEAR - LEATHER / FAUX FUR / RAINWEAR


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 85-100K

Job#: 7644

Recruiter: Todd Wayne


Description:

Our client is a very beautiful moderate private label manufacturer that makes $150 Million business with QVC and has over 50 employers working for them. Company is located right in midtown Manhattan and they are searching for a Fabric Colorist with experience in Outerwear – Leather / Faux Fur / Rainwear.

 

Job Requirements:

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FABRIC R&D COORDINATOR OUTERWEAR - LEATHER / FAUX FUR / RAINWEAR


Location: Manhattan

Salary: $65k-$85k

Job#: 7639

Recruiter: Todd Wayne


Description:

Our client is a very beautiful moderate private label manufacturer that makes $150 Million business with QVC and has over 50 employers working for them. Company is located right in midtown Manhattan and they are searching for a Fabric R&D coordinator with experience in Outerwear- Leather / Faux Fur / Rainwear.

FABRIC R&D COORDINATOR:

Job Requirements:

 

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FABRIC R&D MGR OUTERWEAR - LEATHER / FAUX FUR / RAINWEAR


Location: Manhattan

Salary: $85K-$100K

Job#: 7640

Recruiter: Todd Wayne


Description:

Our client is a very beautiful moderate private label manufacturer that makes $150 Million business with QVC and has over 50 employers working for them. Company is located right in midtown Manhattan and they are searching for a Fabric R&D manager with experience in Outerwear – Leather / Faux Fur / Rainwear.

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FABRIC R&D MGR:

Job Requirements:

 

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FITTER BRIDAL DRESSES


Location: Manhattan

Salary: $25/HR

Job#: 6244

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

Magnificent high end retail store located in the heart of Manhattan.  Been in business for over 60 years and sells the most amazing day, evening, MOB.  They also do collaborations with European and American Designers to create product exclusively for their retail stores. Our client also has multiple retail stores located in New York and Canada.  Their price point in retail is $300-$36,000


Our client is looking for fitters for eveningwear, mother of the bride and bridal. Must have retail experience with customer fittings. Must have experience working in fast-paced retailers such as Nordstrom, Neiman Marcus, Barneys etc..

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FREELANCE SAMPLEMAKER


Location: Manhattan

Salary: $30/HR

Job#: 7612

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

One of the most prestigious luxury fashion design company is seeking Sample Makers with at least 10 years’ experience working in luxury/high-end companies. All positions are freelance roles for various projects in high-end galas/events.

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FREELANCE SAMPLEMAKER/ MENSWEAR


Location: Manhattan

Salary: $25-30/HR

Job#: 6221

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

Our client is an American luxury fashion company that produces women’s, men’s and accessories and showcases their collection lines twice a year during New York Fashion Week. The company, which is publicly traded, has been in business for over 75 years with an annual revenue of over 4.5 billion dollars. The corporate office is based in New York City with over 1,000 directly owned and operated retail stores worldwide. With over 10,000 employees, their product is being manufactured globally. They sell to luxury department stores and boutiques with retail price points between $150 and $3,300.

Our client is looking for freelance samplemakers to work on menswear. 

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GRAPHIC DESIGNER


Location: Fort Lee, NJ

Salary: 40-45K

Job#: 7599

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

Urban Streetwear manufacturer in New Jersey is looking for a graphic designer.

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HEAD DESIGNER/ DRESSES


Location: Manhattan

Salary: OPEN

Job#: 7655

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

Private label dress manufacturer is searching for a Head Designer.

 

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PRODUCT MANAGER - DENIM & TWILL EXPERIENCE ONLY


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 60-80K

Job#: 7649

Recruiter: Todd Wayne


Description:

Our client is a very beautiful moderate private label manufacturer that makes $150 Million business with QVC and has over 50 employers working for them. Company is located right in midtown Manhattan and they are searching for a Product Manager for Denim and Twill.

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PRODUCTION ASSISTANT BILINGUAL CHINESE


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 35K

Job#: 7593

Recruiter: Todd Wayne


Description:

Local manufacturer / contractor is in search of a Production Assistant.

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PRODUCTION COORDINATOR


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 50-55K

Job#: 7651

Recruiter: Todd Wayne


Description:

A well-established Womens manufacturer of Wovens,Cut & Sew Knits, Skirts & Light Weight Pants is seeking a Solution Driven, Pro- Active, Production Coordinator to join their fast paced team. 

This individual Must be a self -starter and have the ability to communicate in Mandarin  

 

Responsibilities:

 

Qualifications: 

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PRODUCTION COORDINATOR/NJ/BILINGUAL KOREAN


Location: Fort Lee, NJ

Salary: 40-45K

Job#: 7600

Recruiter: Todd Wayne


Description:

Urban Streetwear manufacturer in New Jersey is looking for a Production coordinator.

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PRODUCTION MANAGER - WOMEN'S ACTIVE/ SPORTSWEAR


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 150-175K

Job#: 7549

Recruiter: Todd Wayne


Description:

Women’s active/ sportswear manufacturer is looking for a production manager.

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PRODUCTION/ SOURCING MANAGER - UNDERWEAR/ UNDERGARMENT


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 90-110K

Job#: 7548

Recruiter: Todd Wayne


Description:

Men’s and boy’s sportswear manufacturer is looking for a production/ sourcing manager.

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SALES ASSOCIATE WOMENS DRESS, TOPS LIGHTWEIGHT BOTTOMS


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 45-50K

Job#: 7656

Recruiter: Donna Caruso


Description:

 

Established women’s Manufacturer is seeking an outgoing,  enthusiastic Sales Associate with a  great sense of style and a keen eye for design to assist the sales team.

 

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SALES EXECUTIVE CHILDRENS


Location: BROOKLYN, NY

Salary: 150k

Job#: 7568

Recruiter: Susie Huang


Description:

Our client is searching for a SALES EXECUTIVE for an established Childrenswear Company for looking to build their Off Price line with General Store and ETC....

Responsibilities for SALES EXECUTIVE

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SALESPERSON / LUXURY LEATHER ACCESSORY


Location: Manhattan

Salary: OPEN

Job#: 7610

Recruiter: Todd Wayne


Description:

Luxury leather accessory lifestyle brand is in search of a Salesperson.

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SALESPERSON/ DRESS & SPORTSWEAR


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 200K++++

Job#: 7646

Recruiter: Todd Wayne


Description:

Major dress / sportswear manufacturer is looking for two Salesperson. One for day to evening dresses and the other one for sportswear, both positions are for the budget to moderate market.

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SAMPLEMAKER


Location: Manhattan

Salary: $25/HR

Job#: 7637

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

High end design studio is looking to hire a full time samplemaker. Work on eveningwear dresses. 

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SAMPLEMAKER DRESSES


Location: Manhattan

Salary: $15-17/HR

Job#: 7647

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

Moderate dress manufacturer is looking to hire a samplemaker for full time. 

 

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SAMPLEMAKER/ BRIDAL/ NJ


Location: EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ

Salary: $20/HR

Job#: 7642

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

Our client is looking for a Bridal Samplemaker.

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SENIOR DESIGNER RTW


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 90-125K

Job#: 7584

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

Our client is a high end, luxury womenswear and accessories brand with licensee agreements for fragrance and footwear. They have won many fashion awards. This company debuted their collection in 2002 and their corporate headquarters is based in Manhattan. They have ten freestanding stores worldwide and are sold in over 100 luxury department stores. Their company annual revenue is around 85 million dollars and they have staff over 200 employees. Our client does 4 collections and participle in Fashion Week twice a year. Their retail price point is between $300 to $5,000.  They manufacture domestically and internationally. This fashion house is known to play an important role in American fashion.

Our client is looking for an RTW Senior Designer.

Responsibilities:

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SENIOR TECHNICAL DESIGNER/ DRESSES, WOVEN TOPS & KNIT TOPS


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 90-125k

Job#: 7625

Recruiter: Susie Huang


Description:

Moderate to Better Manufacturer is searching for a Senior Technical Designer Woven and Knits.

Responsibilities:

Senior Technical Designer in Ladies woven tops, knit tops and Dresses

Create development Tech packs, attend live model fittings

Communicate with Buyers and factories in Asia

Excellent verbal and written skills a must

Proficient on PLM

Supervise a team of 3

 

 

 

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SR SALES EXECUTIVE BETTER WOMANS SPORTSWEAR


Location: Manhattan

Salary: OPEN

Job#: 7576

Recruiter: Susie Huang


Description:

 

Established Better Missy Sportswear Company is Seeking a Highly Motivated Senior Sales Executive with a minimum of 10 years Showroom Sales experience focusing on Dresses and Woven Tops to join their company who will eloquently represent the core value of their brand.

 

Requirements: 

Must have strong relationships with retail buyers

Be a Team Player and possess a can-do attitude  

Have excellent verbal and written communication skills

Energetic, Hardworking, Enthusiastic and Pleasant Personality

Take ownership and have a strong sense of responsibility 

Very strong follow up skills 

 

Salary commensurate with experience -

 

Nordstrom

Macys

Bloomingdales

JC Penny

Kohls

Target

TJ Maxx

Walmart

Burlington

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STYLE COORDINATOR


Location: HICKSVILLE, NY

Salary: OPEN

Job#: 7652

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

Custom Uniform Clothing company located in Hicksville, NY is looking for a Style Coordinator.

 

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STYLE COORDINATOR


Location: HICKSVILLE, NY

Salary: 65-80K

Job#: 7653

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

A fashion forward Custom Uniform Clothing company located 5 Blocks from the LIRR Hicksville Train Station in Hicksville NY. Is seeking a creative, edgy and detailed oriented candidate to put together concepts for their luxury clients within the Hospitality Industry. This candidate will work closely with sales team and the Creative Director to transform our customers visions onto paper.

Responsibilities:

Requirements:

Office is a 5 minute walk from the Hicksville train station stop on the LIRR.

Salary is DOE

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TAILOR / MENSWEAR


Location: Manhattan

Salary: $35/HR

Job#: 7607

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

One of the leading brands of couture RTW designers is looking for a tailor.

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TECHNICAL DESIGNER ASSOCIATE / DRESSES / PLUS SIZE


Location: Manhattan

Salary: $60K

Job#: 7648

Recruiter: Susie Huang


Description:

Major Dress house is searching for a Technical Designer associate / Dresses/ Plus size

 

Responsibilities: Technical Design Associate Dresses / Plus size

 

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VP OF TECHNICAL SERVICES / PAID RELOCATION TO NEW YORK


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 300K ++++

Job#: 7582

Recruiter: Todd Wayne


Description:

High end branded label is looking for a VP of Technical Services.

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