Career Opportunities

We have ongoing needs for candidates in positions in design, production, retail, cutting, etc. If you would like to be contacted when a position opens in a particular field, please submit your resume and indicate which position(s) you would like to be considered for.

Please submit your resume in PDF or Microsoft Word only.  No phone calls please.  Due to the number of resumes we receive, candidates will only be contacted if they meet the criteria.

To apply for a position please fax your resume and salary history to 323-277-6830 or email resumes@karenkane.com.

Open positions are listed below.

Retail Merchandiser - Full Time position in Los Angeles, CA Part Time Houston, TX and Phoenix, AZ

Job Responsibilities:

Partnering with our department store retailers on business development at the store level 

Merchandising new products & seasonal collections

Conducting in-store events and product training seminars 

Organizing in-store events to drive sales

Providing excellent customer service 

Position will include some travel.

Job Experience:

Ability to work well independently and within in a group

Retail management or buying experience 

Excellent communication skills 

 

Retail Selling Specialist - N. Miami and Boca Raton, FL

The Specialist in this program will assist Karen Kane's Retail Business Coordinator in achieving sales plan by working with department store personnel, assisting customers and building clientele, organizing in-store events, merchandising new product, providing feedback to our corporate office. The ideal candidate should be able to work independently and have strong interpersonal communication skills. Enthusiasm for retail and apparel is a must.

The position is part-time (25 hours per week – 5 days / 5 hours).

 

Job Responsibilities:

Achieve sales plan

Provide excellent customer service

Build individual sales

Merchandise new products & seasonal collections

Conduct in-store product training seminars 

Organize in-store events to drive sales

Ability to work well independently and within in a group

Excellent communication skills 

Excellent customer service and selling skills

Associate Designer - Los Angeles, CA

Job description:

We have an excellent opportunity for an Associate Designer.  We are seeking an individual who is creative, experienced, enthusiastic, organized and self-motivated to work with our design team. This is a position with a lot of potential for growth at the company if you are passionate and driven to go above and beyond the job description. Creativity and the ability to consistently think outside of the box are musts for this position.

 

Job Responsibilities Include:

Work with design team to produce seasonal collections

Open and build tech packs with precise detailed information

Bring thoughtful, brand-right, strategic ideas to concept   

Assist in sourcing and choosing materials for products

Attend fittings when needed

Study competitive landscape, shop retail, and interact with customers to understand industry trends

Attend quarterly meetings to review selling and marketplace trends

 

Candidate Requirements:

2+ years’ experience in the apparel industry

Degree in Apparel or Fashion

Experience with CAD and Adobe (Photoshop & Illustrator) software

Flat sketching skills

Color sensibility

Ability to recolor artwork & prints

Pattern knowledge

Knowledge of the wash & dye process, embellishments & different fabrics

Ability to work independently as well as part of a team

Effective time management and ability to stay organized

Able to adapt to a fast-paced ever-changing environment