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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
ASSISTANT PATTERNMAKER RUNWAY / COLLECTION Manhattan OPEN 7571 Info
ASSOCIATE DESIGNER Manhattan 50-60k 7569 Info
ASSOCIATE DESIGNER/ EVENINGWEAR DRESSES Manhattan 70-75K 7557 Info
CAD DESIGNER/ GIRLSWEAR 4-16 Manhattan 50-55K 7574 Info
DESIGN ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT Manhattan 40-45K 7509 Info
DESIGNER / BOY'S APPAREL SIZES 4-20 Manhattan 80-90K 7577 Info
DESIGNER ASSISTANT Manhattan 40-45K 7513 Info
FITTER BRIDAL DRESSES Manhattan $25/HR 6244 Info
FREELANCE SAMPLEMAKER/ MENSWEAR Manhattan $25-30/HR 6221 Info
FREELANCE TECHNICAL DESIGNER WOVEN/KNITS Manhattan $35/ hour 7544 Info
HEAD DESIGNER/ BOY'S APPAREL SIZE 4-20 Manhattan 80-100K 7554 Info
MARKER MAKER Long Island 23-25/HR 7525 Info
PRODUCTION ASSISTANT Manhattan 45-50K 7555 Info
PRODUCTION COORDINATOR Manhattan 50-55K 7558 Info
PRODUCTION COORDINATOR Manhattan 52-65K 7498 Info
PRODUCTION COORDINATOR / PRIVATE LABEL Manhattan 65-75K 7508 Info
PRODUCTION COORDINATOR CHILDRENWEAR Manhattan 60-65K 7537 Info
PRODUCTION CUTTER Long Island 65-80K 7524 Info
PRODUCTION MANAGER - WOMEN'S ACTIVE/ SPORTSWEAR Manhattan 150-175K 7549 Info
PRODUCTION MANAGER INFANTS /TODDLERS - BROOKLYN, NY BROOKLYN, NY 100-125K 7562 Info
PRODUCTION/ SOURCING MANAGER - UNDERWEAR/ UNDERGARMENT Manhattan 90-110K 7548 Info
SALES ASSISTANT Manhattan 35-40K 7540 Info
SALES EXECUTIVE / WOMEN ATHLEISURE, SWIM, ACTIVE WEAR Manhattan 100-125K 7566 Info
SALES EXECUTIVE CHILDRENS BROOKLYN, NY 150k 7568 Info
SAMPLE HAND/SWIM WEAR/ACTIVE WEAR/ SEWER Long Island $14.00/HR 7495 Info
SAMPLEMAKER HICKSVILLE, NY $20-25/HR 7541 Info
SAMPLEMAKER/ BRIDAL/ NJ EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ $20-22/HR 7573 Info
SEAMSTRESS Long Island 20-25/HR 7522 Info
SENIOR TECHNICAL DESIGNER DEVELOPMENT/ OUTERWEAR AND JACKETS Manhattan $100-125k 7572 Info
SHIPPING/ LOGISTIC ASSISTANT Manhattan 40-50K 7561 Info
SHOWROOM SALES ASSISTANT Manhattan 40-45K 7565 Info
SHOWROOM SALES ASSISTANT CHILDRENS BROOKLYN, NY 50-70K 7567 Info
SR SALES EXECUTIVE BETTER WOMANS SPORTSWEAR Manhattan OPEN 7576 Info
TECHNICAL DESIGNER ASSISTANT Manhattan 40k 7492 Info
TECHNICAL DESIGNER TEMP TO PERM Manhattan 80-90k 7570 Info
TECHNICAL DESIGNER/ SLG & ACCESSORIES/ LUXURY Manhattan Open 7442 Info
TRAFFIC COORDINATOR Manhattan 40-50k 7564 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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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


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 50-60k

Job#: 7569

Recruiter: Donna Caruso


Description:

 Women missy dress & suits manufacturer is looking for an Associate Designer.

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ASSOCIATE DESIGNER/ EVENINGWEAR DRESSES


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 70-75K

Job#: 7557

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

Better to Designer dress manufacturer is looking for an associate designer. This is a position for a detail-oriented team player with positive energy and excellent follow-thru and attention to detail.   The candidate must come from a dress background with 3-5 years of experience – preferably in eveningwear.

 Responsibilities include (but not limited to)

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CAD DESIGNER/ GIRLSWEAR 4-16


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 50-55K

Job#: 7574

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

Our client is a large private label childrenswear manufacturer. They are looking to hire a cad designer for girls wear sizes 4-16.

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DESIGN ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 40-45K

Job#: 7509

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

Moderate sportswear manufacturer is looking for a Design Administrative assistant.

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DESIGNER / BOY'S APPAREL SIZES 4-20


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 80-90K

Job#: 7577

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

A well-established children’s apparel manufacturer is looking for a Designer to work on boy’s categories from sizes 4-20.

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DESIGNER ASSISTANT


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 40-45K

Job#: 7513

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

Moderate sportswear manufacturer is looking for a Designer assistant.

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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/ 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 WOVEN/KNITS


Location: Manhattan

Salary: $35/ hour

Job#: 7544

Recruiter: Susie Huang


Description:

Our Client is a ladies private lable company seeking a Full time Freelance Technical Designer for a 3 months (october - January)  assignment.

 

Job description:

 

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HEAD DESIGNER/ BOY'S APPAREL SIZE 4-20


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 80-100K

Job#: 7554

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

A well-established children’s apparel manufacturer is looking for a Head Designer to work on all boy’s categories from sizes 4-20.

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MARKER MAKER


Location: Long Island

Salary: 23-25/HR

Job#: 7525

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

Our Client has been dressing the most prestigious companies in the hospitality, residential and entertainment industry for almost a century. A Domestic clothing Manufacturer, located in Nassau County, Long Island -conveniently located just steps away from the Long Island Rail Road. They are looking for an experienced Marker Maker to join their team.

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PRODUCTION ASSISTANT


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 45-50K

Job#: 7555

Recruiter: Todd Wayne


Description:

Men’s Sportswear manufacturer with a corporate office located in Midtown Manhattan is looking for a Production assistant.

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PRODUCTION COORDINATOR


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 50-55K

Job#: 7558

Recruiter: Todd Wayne


Description:

 

 

Our client is a Major Apparel Producer and Distributor of recognizable brands looking for a Production Coordinator - Active Wear 

Job Responsibilities include: 

  1. Enter all factory purchase orders into AS400
  2. Responsibility for the WIP chart and delivery communication with the factories.
  3. Issue/send Purchase orders to Factory
  4. Issue/send confirmation of Bulk orders to sales for order entry purposes.
  5. Track samples, distribute samples and maintain sample log.
  6. Answer all factory questions that relate to all production issues and/or questions that need to be answered to protect timely delivery.
  7. Send Fedex packages to factories.
  8. Send tech packs to appropriate factory that is producing order.
  9. Approve carton markings and responsible to provide store logistic manuals to factories
  10. Coordinate UPC’s to send to factory for production accuracy.

Knowledge of AS400 a big plus

Proficient in Excel

Salary is based on experience 

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PRODUCTION COORDINATOR


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 52-65K

Job#: 7498

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

Private label womenswear manufacturer is searching for a production coordinator.

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PRODUCTION COORDINATOR / PRIVATE LABEL


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 65-75K

Job#: 7508

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

Private label womenswear manufacturer is searching for a production coordinator.

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PRODUCTION COORDINATOR CHILDRENWEAR


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 60-65K

Job#: 7537

Recruiter: Todd Wayne


Description:

Our client is a well established children’s apparel manufacturer who is searching for a Production Coordinator with 5-7 years of Childrenswear experience.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES:

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PRODUCTION CUTTER


Location: Long Island

Salary: 65-80K

Job#: 7524

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

Our Client has been dressing the most prestigious companies in the hospitality, residential and entertainment industry for almost a century. A Domestic clothing Manufacturer, located in Nassau County, Long Island -conveniently located just steps away from the Long Island Rail Road. They are looking for experienced Production Cutters to join their team.

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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 INFANTS /TODDLERS - BROOKLYN, NY


Location: BROOKLYN, NY

Salary: 100-125K

Job#: 7562

Recruiter: Donna Caruso


Description:

PRODUCTION MANAGER INFANTS/TODDLER  -

Children's Apparel Brand is seeking a Production Manager to join their team


Responsibilities:

Qualifications:

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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 ASSISTANT


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 35-40K

Job#: 7540

Recruiter: Todd Wayne


Description:

Urban/ Streetwear manufacturer is looking for a dynamic sales assistant.  

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SALES EXECUTIVE / WOMEN ATHLEISURE, SWIM, ACTIVE WEAR


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 100-125K

Job#: 7566

Recruiter: Susie Huang


Description:

Our client is searching for a SALES EXECUTIVE with Women Athleisure, Swim and Active wear experience.  

Responsibilities for SALES EXECUTIVE

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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

Responsibilities for SALES EXECUTIVE

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SAMPLE HAND/SWIM WEAR/ACTIVE WEAR/ SEWER


Location: Long Island

Salary: $14.00/HR

Job#: 7495

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

Our client is the premier designer and manufacturer of swimwear in North America. They are a privately owned company and has led the swimwear industry in quality and innovation since 1933. 

 

Roles and responsibilities for Swimwear Sample Hand /TEMP TO PERM 

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SAMPLEMAKER


Location: HICKSVILLE, NY

Salary: $20-25/HR

Job#: 7541

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

Domestic uniform clothing Manufacturer, located on Long Island, is looking for a samplemaker.

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SAMPLEMAKER/ BRIDAL/ NJ


Location: EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ

Salary: $20-22/HR

Job#: 7573

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

Our client is looking for a Bridal Samplemaker.

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SEAMSTRESS


Location: Long Island

Salary: 20-25/HR

Job#: 7522

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

Our Client has been dressing the most prestigious companies in the hospitality, residential and entertainment industry for almost a century. A Domestic clothing Manufacturer, located on Long Island just steps away from the Long Island Rail Road. They are looking for a talented Seamstress/Alterations candidate to join their team.

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SENIOR TECHNICAL DESIGNER DEVELOPMENT/ OUTERWEAR AND JACKETS


Location: Manhattan

Salary: $100-125k

Job#: 7572

Recruiter: Susie Huang


Description:

Our client is a private label manufacturer searching for a talented Ladies OUTERWEAR Development Technical Designer.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES AND JOB FUNCTIONS:

 Protects brand integrity through fit continuity, upholding construction standards and consistency

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

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SHIPPING/ LOGISTIC ASSISTANT


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 40-50K

Job#: 7561

Recruiter: Helen Tang


Description:

Men’s Urban/ Streetwear manufacturer is looking for a Shipping and Logistic assistant.  

Requirements for Shipping and Logistic:

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SHOWROOM SALES ASSISTANT


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 40-45K

Job#: 7565

Recruiter: Todd Wayne


Description:

MUST HAVE SHOWROOM EXPERIENCE:

Please do not apply if you only have retail experience.  

Our client is searching for a Sales Assistant. You will have the benefit of working alongside a professional team monitoring and tracking samples and inventory/market preparation and daily administrative tasks. You should be hardworking, motivated and eager to take initiative.
Tasks will include (but are not limited to):

Requirements:

Minimum 2 years experience 
Excellent Communication Skills
Working knowledge of MS word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint and Photo Shop
Must be organized, detail oriented & professional

 

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SHOWROOM SALES ASSISTANT CHILDRENS


Location: BROOKLYN, NY

Salary: 50-70K

Job#: 7567

Recruiter: Todd Wayne


Description:

 

Established Childrenswear Company is seeking an Energetic and Highly Organized Sales Assistant to join their team in support of the sales staff to help manage and maintain large accounts. 

 MUST HAVE SHOWROOM EXPERIENCE 

Requirements:  

Strong follow up skills and great attention to detail 

Must have excellent verbal and written communication

Understanding of basic retail math 

Strong computer knowledge /Microsoft Office proficiency.

Ability to multitask in a fast paced office environment 

Provide excellent Customer Service to clients 

Review account orders, ensuring proper ticketing, hangers & price to avoid chargebacks.

Compare production shipments to customer order ship dates to ensure correct timing.

Complete style set-up forms for retail accounts.

Analyze replenishment styles to maintain proper inventory levels & order fill rates

Zulily account- prepare spreadsheets & recommend styles for listing on site. Review style performance at end of event.

Experience with Retail Link. Familiar with QRS Catalog/upc generation. NexGen & Fineline Packaging experience a plus.

 

 

 

 

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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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TECHNICAL DESIGNER ASSISTANT


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 40k

Job#: 7492

Recruiter: Susie Huang


Description:

A major dress company is seeking an Assistant Technical Designer Dresses Woven and Knits.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES: for Assistant Technical Designer Dresses

 

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TECHNICAL DESIGNER TEMP TO PERM


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 80-90k

Job#: 7570

Recruiter: Susie Huang


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 searching for a Temp to Permanent Technical Designer for a contemporary Luxury house.  Responsibilities for Temp to Permanent Technical Designer for Ladies Contemporary luxury market

 

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TECHNICAL DESIGNER/ SLG & ACCESSORIES/ LUXURY


Location: Manhattan

Salary: Open

Job#: 7442

Recruiter: Todd Wayne


Description:

 Luxury leather design house is looking for a freelance to full time technical designer to work on SLG and Accessories. 

 *Please submit examples of your tech pack along with your resume*

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TRAFFIC COORDINATOR


Location: Manhattan

Salary: 40-50k

Job#: 7564

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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