Senior Men's Designer

Los Angeles, CA /
Corporate – Corporate /
Full-Time
/ On-site
We are seeking a talented and experienced Senior Men's Designer to join our team. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in men's apparel design, with a focus on golf and activewear. They should have a deep understanding of performance fabrics and the ability to conceptualize and create unique designs for the golf space. As a Senior Men's Designer, you will be responsible for engaging in all aspects of the design process, from development through production, ensuring the highest quality of our products.

On-site position at our headquarters located in Los Angeles.


Responsibilities:
- Develop and execute innovative design concepts for men's golf apparel, in line with Malbon brand guidelines and market trends.
- Collaborate with the design team to ensure a cohesive and complementary product line.
- Research and analyze performance fabrics to optimize functionality and style for the target market.
- Conceptualize and create unique designs, taking into account customer preferences, emerging trends, and competitive landscape.
- Engage in all aspects of the design process from development through production, including attending fittings, reviewing all samples, and providing feedback for improvements.
- Coordinate with the production team to ensure designs are executed accurately and on schedule.
- Present design concepts to stakeholders and communicate design rationale effectively.
- Participate in brand collaboration product meetings, sales meetings, and other events to stay current with market trends and gather customer feedback.
- Mentor junior designers and provide guidance in the design process.
- Continuously explore and propose new design techniques, materials, and technologies to enhance the product offering.


Requirements:
- Bachelor's degree in Fashion Design, Textile Design, or a related field.
- Minimum of 5 years of experience as a dedicated designer of Men's Apparel, with a focus on activewear (golf experience is a plus).
- Strong knowledge of performance fabrics and their application in men's activewear and golf apparel.
- Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign) and other design software.
- Exceptional design, color, and trend forecasting skills.
- Ability to create and present design concepts effectively to stakeholders.
- Strong organizational and time-management skills, with the ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams.
- Detail-oriented and able to take initiative to drive projects to completion.
- Willingness to travel as needed for trade shows, sales meetings, and other events.

We offer competitive compensation, excellent benefits, and a creative work environment. If you are a passionate and experienced Senior Men's Designer with a focus on golf, we would love to hear from you!


About Malbon:
Founded in 2017 by culture and golf enthusiasts Stephen and Erica Malbon. Malbon Golf is a lifestyle brand inspired by the game of golf. We provide quality products, tell stories, and invite customers to take part in the community of like-minded thinkers that we have created. 

Malbon Golf is an equal-opportunity employer and welcomes applicants from all backgrounds to apply.

Salary Range: 
$80-$90k

$80,000 - $90,000 a year