FREE EXPRESS SHIPPING on orders over $50.
x
There are no items in your shopping cart.

Careers

The SQD Lowdown

Launched in 2016, SQDAthletica is an apparel and lifestyle brand focused on helping men find balance in their lives. We create considered apparel, contemporary retail experiences and curate complimentary products that we believe will go some of the way to inspiring and achieving that better ‘you’.

Our crew are the brand builders. They get the whole deal and have the life experience to back it. Thinkers. Makers. Doers. A positive vibe, impeccable customer service and highly motivated. A gig that’s aimed for the energetic, but who know when to take it easy. If this sounds like you, read further.

Role

As the Technical Designer, you will implement and manage design strategies in collaboration with the Creative Director. You will conceptualise ideas, determine range structure, and produce all technical packs. You will work closely with suppliers, manufacturers, and agents to ensure that all ranges are delivered on time, on budget, and meet all consumer fit requirements.

This is a part-time salaried position offering approximately 19 hours per week.  

Responsibilities

Ensure consistent brand DNA through all design elements
Technical design of all products in the range
Produce detailed technical packs for all manufacturers and suppliers
Assess manufacturers and suppliers to ensure the technical pack specifications are followed
Beyond design, ensuring that all products are fit for purpose, tested, and meet brand criteria
Develop processes for product testing and fit analysis
Conduct consumer feedback sessions as part of the new product development process
Develop QA testing processes on the durability of ranges
Maintain knowledge of supplier base and sourcing activities for the entire range


About you                  

Experience as a Technical Designer in sportswear/outerwear apparel
Supply chain experience in sportswear/outerwear apparel
Demonstrated capability with industry design including garment and textile construction experience
Ability to research and develop designs, concepts and themes and convert ideas into products
Experience with apparel design and manufacturing processes within the retail industry
Advanced skills with Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Adobe Creative Suite
Great at managing your time and planning your work
Strong work ethic, flexible in your approach and supportive of others
Technical design problem solving skills

 

Benefits

After 12 months with the SQD crew, you will be eligible for the following benefits:

Discounts on products from our strategic partners
Salary packaging
Education allowance
Child Care allowance
A paid day off on your birthday
A paid day off to volunteer
 

So if you’re looking for a new life challenge and the opportunity to do good things with good people, let us know today!
 

Get in touch: careers@sqdathletica.com
Sign up for SQD Life
and get 15% off your next online order!

Join the crew in their adventures  to finding that all important balance in life. Plus receive invitations to SQD events and hear about new releases.