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VF Corporation The North Face: Designer, Accessories (Global) in Denver, Colorado

At The North Face we dare to lead the world forward through Exploration . We were born to Explore. We were born to Disrupt. We were born to Lead.

The North Face is the premier exploration company in the world. Founded in the counterculture of Berkeley, CA in 1966 we have a long and storied legacy of enabling exploration, loving and protecting wild places, and creating iconic and technically advanced product.

We believe that exploration is a mindset – both on the mountain and off the mountain – and it infuses everything we do. As a community of explorers, we stay curious about new ideas, places and people.

Our values:

Love wild places

Spark curiosity

Dare to disrupt

Create community

Lead with integrity

By joining The North Face, you will help provide the best gear for our athletes and the modern-day explorer. You will also have the opportunity, tools and environment to more deeply explore the world around you and make meaningful, lasting connections.

The North Face: Designer, Accessories (Global)

What You Will Do

As a Designer on the Accessories team, you will be an integral part responsible for the design and development of performance and lifestyle gloves and headwear. This role involves supporting the Accessories Design Team in every aspect of the product creation process.

The ideal candidate will be eager to learn, have excellent time management, and be able to work independently to meet crucial deadlines. You will grow in your role and skill sets to assist in industry research, partner with the Materials Team to develop innovative fabrications and trims and contribute to the creation of visual presentations. You will be an important member of the team who wears many hats and learns to anticipate the needs of the team throughout the seasonal calendar.

How You Will Make a Difference

  • Bring your passion for the industry and product to our design process with elevated attention to detail and technical skills.

  • Work under the organization of the Accessories Design Manager to execute the complete design process from research through construction, tech pack, trim development, and presenting.

  • Exercise your passion for sustainable design and be proactive about creating designs that reflect that.

  • Leverage your Adobe Illustrator skills in creating technical specifications, coloring CADs, and producing other design content.

What You Bring

  • 3-5 years of experience in a design-related field.

  • Working knowledge and understanding of gloves and headwear construction.

  • Expertise in Adobe Illustrator. 3D modeling and Photoshop proficiency is a plus.

  • Excellent time management and accountability.

  • Attention to detail and shows initiative. Strong problem-solving ability.

  • Proficient communication and presentation skills.

  • Knowledge of industry trends and a strong personal aesthetic.

  • Production and manufacturing knowledge is a plus.

Where You Will Be Located

Denver, Colorado

What’s In It for You

We’re in the business of unleashing human potential, driven by the ideas, energy and commitment of our people. That’s why we offer comprehensive benefits that encourage mental, physical and financial well-being for all VF associates. When it comes to benefits, we’re the total package. Go to MyVFBenefits.com and click on “Looking to Join VF?” to learn more.

We just have one question. Are you in?

Hiring Range :

$73,440.00 USD - $91,800.00 USD annually

Incentive Potential : This position is eligible for additional compensation awards that may include an annual incentive plan, sales incentive, or commission potential. Specific details of the additional compensation eligibility for this position will be provided during the recruiting and interview process.

Benefits at VF Corporation : You can review a general overview of each benefit program offered, including this year's medical plan rates on www.MyVFbenefits.com and by clicking Looking to Join VF? Detailed information on your benefits will be provided during the hiring process.

P lease note, our hiring ranges are determined and built from market pay data. In determining the specific compensation for this position, we comply with all local, state, and federal laws.

At VF, we value a diverse, inclusive workforce and we provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees. All qualified applicants for employment will be considered without regard to an individual’s race, color, sex, gender identity, gender expression, religion, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, physical or mental disability, medical condition, family care status, marital status, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local laws. If you are unable to submit your application because of incompatible assistive technology or a disability, please contact us at peopleservices@vfc.com . VF will reasonably accommodate qualified individuals with disabilities to the extent required by applicable law.

Pursuant to all applicable local Fair Chance Ordinance requirements, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, VF will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

VF Diversity Vision Statement VF is committed to creating an inclusive environment that welcomes and values the differences among all of our associates, customers, suppliers and the communities in which we live and conduct business. The continued success and growth of VF is enhanced through initiatives that promote diversity throughout VF around the world.VF is an equal employment opportunity/ affirmative action employer of minorities, females, protected veterans and the disabled. VF is committed to providing equal opportunities in employment, and treating our VF associates and VF applicants without discrimination on the basis of their race, color, gender, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, citizenship, disability, protected veteran status, HIV/AIDS status, or any other legally protected factor.