Design Assistant - Fashion Brand

A rare chance to bring your few years experience to this iconic NZ brand as a junior in their on-shore production team

Client: Please Enquire

Date: 22 March 2019

Region: Auckland Central

Type: Design Assistant

Role Description

Our client is a successful high fashion brand and retailer; they are seeking an experienced fashion tertiary qualified candidate with an excellent understanding of apparel onshore production to take on this varied role where you will be monitoring the sampling and production process; ensuring a high level of quality and delivery deadlines are met.

Responsibilities include:

  • Research based on the senior Designer’s brief for each season
  • Print manipulation and development.
  • Effective management or the collections’ critical path ensuring deadlines are met.
  • Specifying and researching trims and ordering fabric sample
  • Assisting Patternmaking draping and mock-up toile construction
  • Hand drawings and technical drawings.
  • Involvement in Photoshoots for each collection and preparation of lookbooks.


You will have one or two years in the fashion industry with experience in Photoshop and Illustrator and will be used to meeting deadlines and taking care of all the details. You would like a new challenge now, a great role that will utilise the knowledge and experience you’ve gained and allow you to grow and develop.

You’ll utilise your admin and organisational skills, liaise directly with the Designer, suppliers, and clients. You’ll be part of a dynamic team in a well established branded company. Strong computer skills, loads of common sense and an efficient working style are a must.

If you think you’ve got what it takes then please e-mail your CV through to


Rosina Tomes

Managing Director
021 213 4033


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