Sr. Designer, Trend

Date: May 5, 2022

Location: New York, NY, US, 10001

Company: Under Armour

Under Armour has one mission: to make you better. We have a commitment to innovation that lies at the heart of everything we do, not just for our athletes but also for our teammates. As a global organization, our teams around the world push boundaries and think beyond what is expected. Together our teammates are unified by our values and are grounded in our vision to inspire you with performance solutions you never knew you needed but can’t imagine living without.

Position Summary

We are searching for a Sr. Designer – Trend to provide in house trend services. The Sr. Designer - Trend is responsible for helping lead global trend insights for the brand by providing broad reaching analysis and tools for all design disciplines: Apparel, Footwear, Accessories, Color, Print, Graphics, Materials and Trims. This designer will influence and inform the future look and feel of the brand. They will be responsible for pulling, editing, and sharing this information with Design, Product and Merch on a regular basis.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

Include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

 

  • Research and analyze global trend.
  • Filter and adapt trends through UA’s Human Performance System and deep-rooted sport specific heritage.
  • Provide CPO team with global insights, analysis, and guidance on a regular basis.
  • Host workshops to share content, have dialogue and track trend adoption.
  • Work directly with CDO, Design Leadership, and Global Merchandising team to ensure work aligns with Design vision for the brand.

Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills & Abilities)

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

  • Attention to detail and experience multitasking and working under tight deadlines.
  • Passion every day to follow and acknowledge applicable trends.
  • Strong taste level when it comes to image selection, editing and presentations.
  • Strong presentation skills and comfortable working with a group.
  • Must be detail oriented, able to prioritize tasks and to successfully meet multiple deadlines

Education And / Or Experience

  • BA, BFA or BS in Color, Apparel, Graphic or Fashion Design
  • 5+ years of experience preferred
  • Advanced user of Adobe Creative Suite

Relocation

  • Relocation may be provided up to a specified amount

At Under Armour, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information (including characteristics and testing), military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law.  Under Armour believes that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success as a global company, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool. 

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