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, Orlando, FL 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 

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

RECEPTIONIST - Los Angeles, CA

Immediate opening for a self-motivated, experienced, flexible and well-organized receptionist to be the voice of the Company.  

 

Job Responsibilities: 

All basic receptionist duties

Answer phones, screen calls, take messages

Greet and direct visitors and clients

Page over the intercom and make various announcements

Communicate with internal and external customers via email

Receive, sort and distribute mail

Provide support to various departments as needed

Assist Customer Service with various reports and some data entry

Other miscellaneous duties as they arise

 

Required Competencies:

Minimum one year receptionist or office experience

Expertise in MS Office Excel & Word

Excellent communication skills

Organized & efficient with the ability to prioritize

Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment

Bilingual English/Spanish

 

Preferred Qualifications – not required, but a plus:

Apparel background

Professional phone voice