Carve Designs is a beach lifestyle apparel brand based in Mill Valley, California.  We sell women’s swim & lifestyle apparel to specialty retailers around the country.  We have an established business online and wholesale, and are now growing our direct-to-consumer business.  For full-time positions, we offer a competitive benefit and compensation package including paid vacation, paid holidays, product discounts, and a casual but professional work environment.

Carve Designs is seeking an E-COMMERCE COORDINATOR, a DESIGN ASSISTANT, and a part-time FIT MODEL

E-COMMERCE COORDINATOR

We are seeking an e-commerce professional who will report to the Director of Marketing to work in our Mill Valley office.  As a member of our marketing team, you will drive Carve Design’s e-commerce business and be responsible for website content management, user experience improvements and upgrades, online marketing campaigns, and reporting and analysis. 

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Maintain regular asset updates on carvedesigns.com including seasonal product updates, campaign image updates as well as day-to-day site changes. Manage external development agency to maintain and improve user experience on carvedesigns.com 
  • Manage direct to consumer marketing and promotional efforts include email campaigns, retargeting, digital advertising, SEO/SEM and social media. Partner with Marketing Coordinator on email campaigns and social media calendar.
  • Assist with the planning and reporting for a direct mail program to drive growth on carvedesigns.com.
  • Regularly maintain a dashboard of KPIs, communicate campaign results through weekly and monthly reporting.
  • Project manage new website technology implementations in partnership with System Admin and external web development agency to ensure successful deployment and maintenance of new platforms.
  • Help implement and maintain a CRM platform. Make recommendations for customer acquisition and retention programs.
  • Ensure that product information and digital assets are updated and maintained in Carve Designs’ Digital Asset Management/Product Information Management platform.
  • Coordinate consumer experience improvements from order to delivery, work with customer service and fulfillment center to ensure premium customer experiences are achieved.
  • Assist with inventory analysis and transfers as needed.
  • Assist with monthly e-commerce budget tracking and reconciliation.
  • Partner with Marketing Coordinator to create digital campaigns and maintain assets on Carve Designs’ Digital Marketing Platform for retail partners.

 Requirements for the position:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • 3-5 years progressively increased e-commerce experience
  • Proficiency with Google Analytics, Shopify, Microsoft Excel
  • Strong analytical background, a proven track record of reporting
  • Strong digital and social marketing perspective with experience evaluating ROI
  • Basic proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required:

  • Clear and concise communication skills
  • Ability to take direction and work autonomously
  • Ability to articulate and rationalize fresh ideas
  • Be organized and ready to juggle several assignments
  • Project management skills
  • Ability to be a team player
  • Flexibility to change gears with little notice
  • Passion for apparel and an active lifestyle a plus 

Please contact: agigliotti@carvedesigns.com 

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DESIGN ASSISTANT

We are seeking a design assistant who will report to the Design Director. This is critical role and you will be working across all areas of the business and expected to be able to work with many different members of the Carve Design & Production team.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

The Primary responsibilities of the Design Assistant is to support the development of all CARVE DESIGNS product which includes;  beach lifestyle apparel (active apparel, swimsuits, surf shorts, rash guards, knits & sweaters, woven tops & bottoms, some dresses, and outerwear.  There is also an opportunity to have dedicated design projects like prints, graphics, and accessories.

  • ILLUSTRATOR CADS: maintaining  and creating black & white sketches, color/pattern filled bodies, preparing for in house presentations. 
  • PHOTOSHOP CADS: recoloring print CADs/Patterns as needed in Photoshop
  • MILL SHEETS: create mill sheet for art placement, load into Dropbox for sharing.
  • FIT COMMENTS: measure or re-measure garments when necessary & learn how to complete fit comments, pattern sketches, update measurements, and introductory grading.
  • EXCEL TECH PACKS: create new tech packs in conjunction with Designer; sketch, CADS, BOM/Trims, construction, & measurements
  • CONCEPT & PRODUCT RESEARCH: provide concept & product research each season. Not limited to images, sketches, shopping, fabric, & trim research
  • ACCESSORY DESIGN: opportunity to design a few styles each season and create tech packs for proto making and update seasonally as needed.
  • LAB DIPS: approve and track all lab dip approvals
  • CALENDAR: reviewing and achieving calendar dates & deadlines

Daily Responsibilities Include:

  • DAILIES : correspond to all vendors and answer promptly regarding approvals & reach out to Designer for relevant info.
  • APPROVALS/COMMENTS: provide comments and track lab dips, print & trim submits, & file as needed.

 This is a Full Time Position and local candidates are preferred.  The start date is ideally ASAP.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:

  • Bring to the job a wide degree of creativity and latitude.
  • Self Manage priorities, timeliness, &  flow of work.
  • Be a team player and work well within the Carve Designs environment

Please contact: jamie@carvedesigns.com 

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FIT MODEL

  • Looking for size 6 (Size S) woman who likes to try on clothes and give feedback on fit
  • Mist be willing to try on Swimwear
  • $70 hour
  • Flexible Hours 2x a week
  • Approximately 4 hours per week
  • Job location: at headquarters in Mill Valley

Please contact: camari@carvedesigns.com