Footwear Designer Resume

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Career Objective:

To work as a footwear designer in a competitive environment where I can contribute my knowledge and experience in designing and developing fashionable footwear ranges.

Professional and Technical Skills:

  • Extensive experience in footwear designing with involvement in the development and launching of major footwear ranges
  • Excellent understanding of footwear trends, color and material combination and quality testing of products
  • Proficient in product designing software packages including but not limited to AutoCAD, Adobe Creative Suite, Maya, Paint Shop Pro and Pro Design
  • Adaptable to work independently and even in a team of equally skilled professionals
  • Creative and passionate with a willingness to work extensively to ensure timely completion of projects
  • Excellent organizational, leadership, multitasking and negotiations skills
  • Ability to develop a professional rapport with the staff across different departments

Work Experience:

Designation: Footwear Designer
Organization: Bono Design Studio
Period: September 2013 – present
Key functions and responsibilities as a Footwear Designer

  • Performed market research to learn the latest market trends and consumer buying patterns to devise design specifications
  • Designed concepts for different footwear range manufactured and marketed by our studio
  • Designed “Feminine Flair”, a high end range of designer footwear for women
  • Developed product catalog and online promotional activities in association with the marketing team
  • Communicated with the retailers and franchisee stores for stock requirements
  • Trained the sales personnel on the features and material specifications for better customer service
  • Provided display designs to franchisee stores and ensured that all franchisee stores are designed identically

Designation: Footwear Designer
Organization: Footwear Tavern
Period: July 2011 – August 2013
Key functions and responsibilities as a Footwear Designer

  • Created product designs for regular production and custom orders by the clients
  • Provided material and cost estimates to the warehousing department
  • Developed “Rejoice”, a special footwear range for kids
  • Designed additional accessories such as shoe trees and gaiters along with the footwear designs
  • Performed resistance and durability tests on the designs and developed prototypes
  • Assisted in the concept design of “Legs” range for International Footwear Designers Summit held in Milan, Italy
  • Assisted in the operational tasks such as stock management and accounting

Academic Qualifications and Certifications:

  • Certificate: Certified Professional in Footwear Designing
    Institute: Olympia School of Design
    Year: 2011

  • Degree: Master’s Degree in Product Designing
    Institute: Central College of Arts and Design
    Year: 2010

  • Degree: Bachelor’s Degree in Product Designing
    Institute: Central College of Arts and Design
    Year: 2008

References:

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