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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 EXECUTIVE / TRIMMINGS Manhattan 60-75K + commission / bonus 7697 Info
ASSISTANT PATTERNMAKER RUNWAY / COLLECTION Manhattan OPEN 7571 Info
ASSOCIATE DESIGNER / NB & INFANTS / BOYS & GIRLS BROOKLYN, NY 60-65K 7592 Info
ASSOCIATE DESIGNER DRESSES Manhattan 50-60K 7694 Info
ASSOCIATE TECHNICAL DESIGNER / DRESSES Manhattan 55K 7624 Info
CUSTOM TAILOR Manhattan $30-35/HR 7654 Info
DESIGNER / NEWBORN, INFANT & TODDLER BROOKLYN, NY 70-85K 7633 Info
EDI/ SHIPPING COORDINATOR Manhattan 50-60K 7687 Info
EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT Manhattan 50K 7662 Info
FITTER BRIDAL DRESSES Manhattan $25/HR 6244 Info
FREELANCE BRIDAL SEAMSTRESS Manhattan $25/HR 7685 Info
FREELANCE SAMPLEMAKER Manhattan $30/HR 7612 Info
FREELANCE SAMPLEMAKER/ MENSWEAR Manhattan $25-30/HR 6221 Info
FREELANCE TECHNICAL DESIGNER / MIAMI, FL Miami, Florida $$ 7689 Info
GRAPHIC DESIGNER Fort Lee, NJ 40-45K 7599 Info
MERCHANDISING/DESIGN CUT AND SEW Manhattan 130-160K 7701 Info
PACKAGING DESIGNER / ACCESSORIES & SLGS Manhattan OPEN 7699 Info
PRODUCTION ASSISTANT BILINGUAL CHINESE Manhattan 35K 7593 Info
PRODUCTION COORDINATOR Manhattan 55-60K 7696 Info
PRODUCTION COORDINATOR SWEATER/ KNITS Manhattan $65-78k 7665 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 MANAGER/ LEATHER Manhattan OPEN 7700 Info
PRODUCTION/ SOURCING MANAGER - UNDERWEAR/ UNDERGARMENT Manhattan 90-110K 7548 Info
REPLENISHMENT PLANNER Manhattan 70 -80 K 7669 Info
RETAIL ANALYST Manhattan 75k 7690 Info
SALES / WALMART Manhattan $200-220k 7682 Info
SALES ASSISTANT / DRESSES Manhattan 50K 7692 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 / LEATHER Manhattan OPEN 7666 Info
SAMPLEMAKER DRESSES Manhattan $15-17/HR 7647 Info
SAMPLEMAKER/ BRIDAL/ NJ EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ $20-25/HR 7642 Info
SENIOR TECHNICAL DESIGNER DRESSES Manhattan 90-95K 7670 Info
SHOWROOM SALES ASSISTANT Manhattan 35-37K 7698 Info
TECHNICAL DESIGN DIRECTOR Manhattan 150K 7695 Info
TECHNICAL DESIGNER Manhattan 65K 7693 Info
TECHNICAL DESIGNER ASSOCIATE / DRESSES / PLUS SIZE Manhattan $60K 7648 Info
TECHNICAL DESIGNER CUT & SEW KNITS Manhattan 85k 7672 Info
TECHNICAL DESIGNER SWEATER Manhattan 85k 7671 Info
TECHNICAL GRADER / PATTERN GRADER Manhattan TBD 7667 Info
TEXTILE SALES & DEVELOPMENT MANAGER Manhattan 100K + bonus 7660 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 EXECUTIVE / TRIMMINGS


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 60-75K + commission / bonus

Job#: 7697

Recruiter: Donna Caruso


Description:

Italian based manufacturer is looking for an Account Executive with experience in trimmings. Our client’s business focuses on buttons, packaging, fashion trims and custom accessories for the apparel industry. From raw materials and ingredients sourcing, they transform and manufacture finished products in Italy, India, and China.

The Account Executive will follow client accounts, developing sales opportunities, organizing and attending sales meetings, product development and production coordination and managing new developments.

Responsibilities:

Skills / Requirements:

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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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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 DESIGNER DRESSES


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 50-60K

Job#: 7694

Recruiter: Helen Tang


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.

Our client is looking for an Associate Designer to be part of a growing and dynamic 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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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 with an eye for design to join a fast-growing business. Our client makes and design custom suits, as well as provide highly technical alternations.

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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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EDI/ SHIPPING COORDINATOR


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 50-60K

Job#: 7687

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. 

Our client is searching for an EDI / SHIPPING COORDINATOR experience.

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EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 50K

Job#: 7662

Recruiter: Donna Caruso


Description:

Our client is a well established Women’s Wear Manufacturer seeking an Executive Assistant 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, well spoken professional, and capable of prioritizing tasks in a fast-paced environment.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

REQUIREMENTS/QUALIFICATIONS:

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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 BRIDAL SEAMSTRESS


Location: Manhattan

Salary: $25/HR

Job#: 7685

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

High-end boutique store on Madison Ave is searching for a bridal seamstress.

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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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FREELANCE TECHNICAL DESIGNER / MIAMI, FL


Location: Miami, Florida

Salary: $$

Job#: 7689

Recruiter: Susie Huang


Description:

Our client is a high end womenswear designer located in Miami, Florida is searching for a Freelance Technical Designer.

 

Responsibilities:

 

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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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MERCHANDISING/DESIGN CUT AND SEW


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 130-160K

Job#: 7701

Recruiter: Donna Caruso


Description:

 

Our client is looking for a Design/Merchandiser to oversee Misses/Junior (mostly Misses) design team, to put together and merchandise the cut and sew line.  This is a hands on role that requires managing a design team and working with Production and Fabric divisions.  Candidate Must be on top of trends and have the ability to execute them into the price point

 

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PACKAGING DESIGNER / ACCESSORIES & SLGS


Location: Manhattan

Salary: OPEN

Job#: 7699

Recruiter: Todd Wayne


Description:

Luxury leather accessory lifestyle brand is in search of a Packaging Designer.

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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: 55-60K

Job#: 7696

Recruiter: Todd Wayne


Description:

 

Our well established client is looking for a strong Production Coordinator to join their team. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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PRODUCTION COORDINATOR SWEATER/ KNITS


Location: Manhattan

Salary: $65-78k

Job#: 7665

Recruiter: Todd Wayne


Description:

Private label womenswear sweater / knits manufacturer is searching for a production coordinator.

Responsibility: Production Coordinator/ Sweater & Knits 

 

 

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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 MANAGER/ LEATHER


Location: Manhattan

Salary: OPEN

Job#: 7700

Recruiter: Todd Wayne


Description:

Luxury leather accessory lifestyle brand is in search of a Leather 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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REPLENISHMENT PLANNER


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 70 -80 K

Job#: 7669

Recruiter: Donna Caruso


Description:

Men's Sportswear manufacturer is looking for a Replenishment Planner

 

Position Summary

· Responsible for management of demand and production plans driving warehouse inventory necessary to service customer delivery windows and demand levels

 

Primary Responsibilities

· Own replenishment inventory forecasting tool creation and maintenance

· Work with sales team to understand sales forecasts & demand drivers

· Monitor and adjust demand projections as updated trend intelligence becomes available

· Ensure all source data surrounding actual warehouse stock levels, customer orders and vendor purchases are accurately captured and forecasted

· Partner with production to provide cut projections to facilitate procurement of capacity, materials and final cut orders to vendors

· Input projection updates into ERP and communicate adjustments to sales operations

· Understand and validate weekly customer order levels and flow, warehouse shipment transitions (price changes, reworks etc.) and fill rates

· Track and analyze weekly order volume against projections at SKU level

· Analyze sales vs ownership to provide appropriate inventory levels recommending actions related to additional purchases, expediting delivery and stock balancing by style, color and size

· Prepare monthly results and inventory status for communication to cross functional partners at replenishment review meeting

 

Qualifications

· Bachelor’s degree

· 5+ years of experience related to replenishment/inventory planning

· Advanced excel skills (ie formulas, pivots, tables etc.)

· Familiarity with ERP systems

· Strong knowledge of basic retail math

· Extremely detail-oriented

· Excellent communication skills

· Ability to work in a fast paced and dynamic environment

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RETAIL ANALYST


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 75k

Job#: 7690

Recruiter: Todd Wayne


Description:

 

Position Summary

· Responsible for all forecasting and analysis across multiple categories, styles, colors and size with objective of continually increasing sales and productivity growth for Walmart.

 

Primary Responsibilities

· Implement sales forecasting ensure GRS alignment which will ultimately drive the customer demand plan projections

· Analyze and validate item seasonality adjusting appropriately for events ranging from promotions to weather etc.

· Consistently identify opportunities to drive sales and productivity at the style by door lev

· Be proactive in anticipating shifts and proactively addressing with both internal and external teams striving for high forecast accuracy

· Validate all item characteristics flagged in system to ensure optimization of tool

· Build and maintain annual item ladder plans by program, style and color to include history, forecasts, sell thrus, sets vs fill visibility updating regularly

· Implement quarterly “big analysis” (Demographics, basket analysis, etc) presenting findings and identifying action plan

· Partner with Walmart RM to successfully drive the business forward utilizing in stock%, rate of sale and other productivity metrics identifying opportunities and reducing risks

· Champion call to action with cross functional team based on analysis

· Review sales ladders, trends and availability weekly with replenishment planner

· Prepare agenda and lead monthly/quarterly update and action meetings with the customer

· Prepare and maintain all relevant company and ad hoc reporting

 

Qualifications

· Bachelor’s degree

· Must have experience with Walmart Retail Link

· Advanced excel skills (ie formulas, pivots, tables etc)

· Strong knowledge of retail math concepts

· Strong attention to detail and excellent communication skills

· Ability multi-task in a fast paced and dynamic environment

· Light travel required

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SALES / WALMART


Location: Manhattan

Salary: $200-220k

Job#: 7682

Recruiter: Todd Wayne


Description:

Menswear and boys wear apparel manufacturer is searching for a senior level Salesperson.

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SALES ASSISTANT / DRESSES


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 50K

Job#: 7692

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.

Our client is looking for a sales assistant to be part of a growing and dynamic team.

 

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SALES ASSOCIATE WOMENS DRESS, TOPS LIGHTWEIGHT BOTTOMS


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 45-50K

Job#: 7656

Recruiter: Donna Caruso


Description:

 

Established and GROWING 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. There is a wonderful opportunity for growth. 

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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 / LEATHER


Location: Manhattan

Salary: OPEN

Job#: 7666

Recruiter: Todd Wayne


Description:

Luxury accessories  design studio in New York is looking for a leather sample maker.

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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: $20-25/HR

Job#: 7642

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

Our client is looking for a Bridal Samplemaker.

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SENIOR TECHNICAL DESIGNER DRESSES


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 90-95K

Job#: 7670

Recruiter: Susie Huang


Description:

Our client is an American clothing company which designs, manufactures, and markets women’s and men’s apparel in the United States and internationally. We are searching for a Technical Designer in Women's Dress division.

 Responsibilities for Technical Design role.

 

 

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SHOWROOM SALES ASSISTANT


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 35-37K

Job#: 7698

Recruiter: Todd Wayne


Description:

Luxury designer sample development house is looking for a showroom sales assistant.

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TECHNICAL DESIGN DIRECTOR


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 150K

Job#: 7695

Recruiter: Susie Huang


Description:

High end luxury contemporary Womens'wear in NYC is searching for a Director of Technical Design.

 

Senior Director of Woven Technical Design

 Functional Responsibilities

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TECHNICAL DESIGNER


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 65K

Job#: 7693

Recruiter: Susie Huang


Description:

 Our client is a growing, well established women's design/manufacturer looking for a well -rounded and experienced multi category Tech Designer with 5-7 years of experience.

 

 

QUALIFICATIONS, EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS: 

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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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TECHNICAL DESIGNER CUT & SEW KNITS


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 85k

Job#: 7672

Recruiter: Susie Huang


Description:

Our client is an American clothing company which designs, manufactures, and markets women’s and men’s apparel in the United States and internationally. We are searching for a Cut & Sewn knits Technical Designer in Women's division.

 

Description:

 Responsibilities for Cut & Sewn Knits Technical Design role.

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TECHNICAL DESIGNER SWEATER


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 85k

Job#: 7671

Recruiter: Susie Huang


Description:

Our client is an American clothing company which designs, manufactures, and markets women’s and men’s apparel in the United States and internationally. We are searching for a SweaterTechnical Designer.

 

Description:

 Responsibilities for Sweater Technical Design role.

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TECHNICAL GRADER / PATTERN GRADER


Location: Manhattan

Salary: TBD

Job#: 7667

Recruiter: Todd Wayne


Description:

Well known intimates manufacturer is looking for a Technical Grader/ Pattern Grader.

 

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TEXTILE SALES & DEVELOPMENT MANAGER


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 100K + bonus

Job#: 7660

Recruiter: Todd Wayne


Description:

Moderate to Better private label manufacturer looking for a Textile Sales and development manager.

KEY RESPONSIBILITY AREAS include the following.

QUALIFICATIONS

 

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