Successful Apparel Design candidates should have the following knowledge, skills and abilities:
Thorough understanding of textile construction as well as color and printing techniques.
Strong industry knowledge and passion for the Lands’ End brand.
Basic fit and pattern making skills.
Passion for current fashion and emerging trends.
Ability to work with a variety of work styles as well as the ability to work independently, flexible
Instinct and passion for product and design, great product (taste level), and a strong product point of view.
Customer-focused, results driven, analytical.
Acute awareness of market trends (trend forecasting); can translate this into ideas for key items, profitable growth and measurable results.
Innovative, critical thinker with the ability to continuously operate strategically and work cross-functionally.
Strong leadership skills and communication skills, proven relationship builder.