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Footwear Designers provide creative and practical ideas leading to the creation and manufacturing of shoes for various customer categories -- women, men, children, nurses, climbers, seniors, etc. Common work activities performed by Footwear Designers include making drawings by hand or using a computer, researching fashion trends, creating samples, and attending fashion shows. The most sought-after qualities mentioned in a Footwear Designer resume are knowledge of foot anatomy, CAD software skills, drawing abilities, creativity, and teamwork. A degree from a fashion college is common experience in Footwear Designer sample resumes.

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Senior Girl's Footwear Designer

  • Managed girls seasonal design projects from conception through production
  • Collaborated with CEO, VPs, director, and design team to develop design plans each season
  • Designed fashion-forward products with proven track record of successful sales
  • Conceptualized and created wide variety of products with appropriate margin to target customers
  • Provided technical support to design team, technicians, and R&D teams overseas
  • Traveled overseas frequently for trend research and on-site sampling supervision in multiple factories
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
HS
Handbags
AA
Fashion Design
2

Footwear Designer

Sketch and designed women's footwear collection for branded and licensee

  • Designed TPU and TPR outsoles on Adobe Illustrator
  • Built collection through trend researching, shopping the market, and pulling images
  • Worked extensively with sourcing office on pricing, tanning of leathers, and developing hardware for collection.
  • Created trend presentations for merchandising and sales department
  • Assisted in detailing collection then inputting information into the Flex PLM computer system, for the creation of spec documents
  • Make prototype corrections, confirmed sales samples, and informed the sales team of any modification
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
AAS
Design
BA
Fashion Merchandising
3

Footwear Designer/ Product Developer

Worked closely with Manager to formulate footwear concepts, colors stories, and develop materials, and designs for each season all Women's collections.

  • Contributed to seasonal trends, themes, colors and styling. Worked with Technical Design in preparing and ensuring accuracy of specs from initial concept to technical design cards.
  • Became familiarized with the trim and footwear market in search of new developments and interesting details that help distinguish the product from the competition.
  • Helped prepare presentation boards with illustrations, artwork, fabrication, and samples. Worked with Technical Design in preparing and ensuring accuracy of specs from initial concept to technical design cards.
  • Worked with the Design Manager to help in putting design concepts within the timeframe established by the seasonal calendar. Created technical packages for designed footwear in a timely manner.
  • Worked with Technical Design in preparing and ensuring accuracy of specs from initial concept to technical design cards. Worked with Design Director to interpret seasonal fashion direction, brand/label strategy, and assortment opportunities.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
BA
Fashion Design
MBA
Master of Business Administration
Design
4

Footwear Designer/design Coordinator

  • Successfully translated subject matter into concrete design for samples and sales
  • Designed and developed seasonal solutions for uppers and construction
  • Provided design and sales boards for million-dollar corporate contracts
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AA
Liberal Arts
BFA
Communication Design
Advertising
5

Freelance Footwear Designer / Graphic Designer / Cad Production Artist

  • Communicated with Creative Director to create sketches, color stories, and material selections for seasonal designs
  • Created illustrations, logos, and layouts using Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Prepared concept presentation boards for overseas sample production
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BFA
Fashion Design
MA
Business Administration
6

Footwear Designer

  • Design & develop running, cross training, outdoor and skate footwear.
  • Work alongside Senior and other footwear designers.
  • Work with development group on color and material selection.
  • Review samples with sales team, management and design team.
  • Numerous designs made into samples for possible production.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Industrial Design
7

Footwear Designer - Women's

Design innovative footwear concepts with varying constructions, materials and silhouettes

  • Market research and trending travel
  • Advanced knowledge of injected molded process and product
  • Travel to overseas factories for prototype development
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Industrial Design
Interior Design

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