Mountain and Isles, a fast growing mens outdoor lifestyle company, is looking for a head designer for our Fall 2019 collection. The role is freelance with the possibility to grow into a full time position. We are looking for someone that has a passion for being outside hiking, camping, backpacking, fishing, SUP, etc. and can infuse that passion into the collection. Knowledge of and interest in embedding technical performance fabrics and features such as moisture wicking, waterproof zippers, thermoregulation, UPF protection, waterproofing, into designs is essential.

 

Product Categories

Outerwear

Tops

Bottoms

 

Requirements

A passion for the outdoor lifestyle

Understanding of the outdoor market

Experience in head design role

Experience design a mens collection(outdoor lifestyle collection a plus)

Experience taking collection from initial concept to completion of salesmen samples

Hightly organized

Ability to multitask 

Comfortable working in a corporate office setting

Ability to "shop" for latest trends(fabrics, designs, features) in Outdoor market

Experience communicating with overseas manufacturers

 

Technical Skills

Sketching

CAD

Tech Pack creation

Graphic Design 

Ability to fit a garment and make comments a plus

Illustrator

Excel

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