Assistant Designer - Accessories

Nordstrom Shoreline, WA
We are a specialty retailer offering the very best of what’s next in fashion for men, women and children since 1901.

WHAT’S IN A NAME? EVERYTHING.

We don't just sell cutting-edge fashion and accessories, we create it. Our talented fashion design team — the Nordstrom Product Group — develops, designs, produces and sources 50-plus private Nordstrom labels. From traditional to trendy, this team is shaping the styles and looks our customer love.

The ideal assistant designer is motivated, results oriented and committed to supporting brand strategies.

Role Responsibilities

Assist the Design team to prep for key milestones.

Assist Design Director with buy meeting prep.

Plan, facilitate and/or execute assigned design projects.

Support the Design Director with preparation of the trend report.

Collaborate with design team and cross-divisional partners.

Research trends and competitive brands. Key Qualifications

Bachelor's or Associates degree in Design.

Strong college portfolio and/or CV resume.

Clear and effective written and verbal communication and strong interpersonal skills.

Ability to hand-sketch.

Proficiency in MS Office suite and Adobe CS.

Ability to work independently or as a team.

Strong time management and multi-tasking skill.

Enthusiasm for Nordstrom culture and growth opportunity in a corporate environment

Ability to quickly adapt to new technology and systems.

We’ve got you covered…

We offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes medical, vision and dental coverage, a fabulous merchandise discount, an employer-matched 401(k) plan, a profit-sharing plan and much more.

We are an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a diverse environment.

This job description is intended to describe the general nature of the work employees can expect within this particular job classification. It is certainly not a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required for this job.