Fashion Retail Jobs & Employment Application

Companies
 A’GACI Application
 Abercrombie And Fitch Application
 Aeropostale Application
 American Apparel Application
 American Eagle Outfitters Application
 Ann Taylor Application
 Anthropologie Application
 Arden B. Application
 Ashley Stewart Application
 Avenue Application
 Banana Republic Application
 BCBG Max Azria Application
 bebe Application
 Billabong Application
 Body Central Application
 Brooks Brothers Application
 Buckle Application
 Buffalo Exchange Application
 Burberry Application
 Burlington Coat Factory Application
 Cache Application
 Calvin Klein Application
 Cato Application
 Chanel Application
 Charlotte Russe Application
 Chico’s Application
 Citi Trends Application
 Club Monaco Application
 David’s Bridal Application
 Deb Shops Application
 Delia’s Application
 Diesel Application
 DKNY Application
 Dots Application
 Dressbarn Application
 Ecko Unlimited Application
 Express Application
 Forever 21 Application
 Francesca’s Collections Application
 Frederick’s Of Hollywood Application
 Free People Apparel Application
 Gabriel Brothers Application
 GAP Application
 Gilly Hicks Application
 Giorgio Armani Application
 Gucci Application
 Guess Application
 H&M Application
 Hermes Application
 Hollister Application
 Hot Topic Application
 Hugo Boss Application
 Hurley Application
 It’s Fashion Application
 Izod Application
 J. Crew Application
 JoS. A. Bank Application
 Juicy Couture Application
 Justice Application
 K&G Fashion Superstore Application
 Kate Spade Application
 La Senza Application
 Lacoste Application
 Lane Bryant Application
 Levi’s Application
 LOFT Application
 Louis Vuitton Application
 Lucky Brand Jeans Application
 Lululemon Athletica Application
 Maurices Application
 Men’s Wearhouse Application
 Michael Kors Application
 Nautica Application
 New York And Company Application
 Old Navy Application
 Original Penguin Application
 OshKosh Application
 PacSun Application
 Papaya Clothing Application
 Plato’s Closet Application
 Quiksilver Application
 Rainbow Application
 Ralph Lauren Application
 Rue21 Application
 RVCA Application
 Talbots Application
 The Limited Application
 Tilly’s Application
 Torrid Application
 True Religion Application
 Urban Outfitters Application
 Van Heusen Application
 Vera Wang Application
 Wet Seal Application
 White House Black Market Application
 Winners Application
 Zara Application
 Zumiez Application

Industry Outlook

The fashion industry in the US is undoubtedly the largest and the most promising in the world that comprises of 28 percent of the world’s fashion retail market and generating around $330 billion annually from sales. These figures are huge when placed in context and compared to rest of the world, for example the apparel industry makes a profit of 17 times than the raw value that is invested as the manufacturing cost. It is also worth noticing that the industry is nowhere plummeting in the near future as fashion is an adaptive culture and it will just keep evolving. In 2010 the manufacturing industry in the United States employed around 140,000 people and the annual hiring figure is also consistently improving. Nike is the largest apparel company or brand in the world and employs over 44,000 regular full-time employees in the fashion department. There are also thousands working as part-time employees in retail and manufacturing.

Benefits & Perks

Their primary employees are the retailers and stores which fill up part-time positions for a variety of roles. These people enjoy discounted products listed in their stores and deals exclusively prepared for them. They also enjoy all the customary allowances, insurance and coverage of health issues and emergency requirements.

Jobs & Positions

Fashion retail job application & job openings

The fashion retail industry usually comprises of jobs like sales associate, assistant sales associate, sales manager, assistant manager, store manager, and regional manager. The most part of the work is however done behind the store at the design studio and jobs like fashion assistant, assistant designer, and administrative staff is the most sought after posts.

Assistant Designer Jobs

Job Duties

The main responsibilities include assisting the designer with projects and stay beside him/her during the complete development phase or the development cycle, as called in the industry. His task also involves organizing and maintaining samples, files, design boards prior to the onset of each season. He might also be given the responsibility to create technical sketches based on specifications and set-up product packages based on them. The role also involves some basic research, not exactly scientific, regarding inspiration, design trend, fabric, shopping style and media.

Job Qualification

The companies almost always expect a degree such as BA or BFA with specialized in fashion design. There are thousands of people passing out of colleges every year who look out for such jobs. They also give preference to at least 1-3 years of experience. The person must also be skilled in some basic software like Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop and Microsoft Word and Outlook.

Salary & Compensation

The median pay for this role is $51,000 annually and the range varies from $31,000 to $70,000 depending upon brand and company value in the market. The role is also transformational into fashion designer after a few years of relevant experience and achievements. The benefits and perks include easy transition to higher posts, travel and expenses for self and immediate family during business tours. They also cover accidental and life insurance in most of the cases. Thus, the job is the most promising in the industry.