DKNY, a division of GIII Apparel Group, is current seeking a Colorist to join it's team based in New York City!
Responsible for providing accurate color analysis from sample development to bulk production.
Collaborate with CAD, Fabric teams on print colors, layout and strike-off comments
Maintain accurate approval records to monitor multiple fabrications to ensure consistency of color within garments as well as seasonal color palette. to meet product development milestones and calendar due dates.
Communicating approval, correction and rejection as necessary within calendar timeline to fabric vendors and factories overseas to meet product development milestones and calendar due dates.
Collaborate with fabric manager on bulk comments to fabric vendors & factories.
Manage seasonal color library for used by design and R & D team.
Maintaining seasonal color reference library for lap dips, bulk swatches and the master color book.
Support creating seasonal brand color palette by researching, organizing, ordering and distributing.
Match fabric samples to Pantone colors as needed.
Maintain color resource library books of Pantone, Bros and Trend Union books.
5 years of relevant experience
B.A or B.S College degree, preferably from a fashion school