Assistant Designer

Elodie + Sophie Rue,

Los Angeles City Metropolitan Area

BACKGROUND

KYS Group Corp (kysgroupcorp.com) is a leading design firm for Elodie Apparel and Sophie Rue. We have established a reputation as one of the best clothing design and production houses in the USA and Asia. Our reputation was built on performance, trust and most importantly, creativity. We love what we do and are constantly looking for new sources of inspiration!

 

Elodie Apparel (elodieapparel.com): Elodie is an on-trend fashion brand meant for the Millennials, Gen Z and the cusp "Zillennials". Elodie celebrates its community by advocating for intersectionality through self expression in our clothes. As a brand, we want to highlight everyone's individual experiences and stories in a way that connects people through thoughts, feelings or beliefs. We are here to celebrate and inspire people to their limitless potential.

 

Sophie Rue (sophierue.com): Sophie Rue is an edited, women's wear collection meant to feel personal and putting your comfort first. Our goal is to create pieces that never take a second thought. Whether it's how it will fit, or what it will match with, the collection will make those questions irrelevant. Keeping our line small and curated allows for a more sustainable approach and create a real relationship between our clothes, and you - the wearer. We hope you can see the difference in our clothes, which has been thoughtfully #madeforyou

 

ABOUT THE ROLE

  • Sketch CADs in Adobe Illustrator

  • Create buyer linesheets and update buyer asset sheets

  • Research industry trends and market competitors

  • Turn over new products to sourcing and product development teams, review product samples and attend all fittings

  • Identify new fabric needs that are focused and meaningful to the assortment

  • Create trend boards based on Design Director's direction

  • Update & manage incoming new samples and fabrics

  • Manage marketing samples to sales teams and buyers

  • Attend and assist with photoshoots

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's degree in Fashion Design or related field

  • 1-2 years of Design experience

  • Ability to develop and design styles with guidance from Design Director

  • Proficiency in Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop is a must

  • Excellent computer skills – Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel

  • Understanding of marketing and branding.