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Trend Manager/ Designer - Hard/Soft Windows

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Location: Plano, TX, United States -
Job ID: 1086784
Corporate Positions
Product Development & Sourcing
Job Type: Full-Time
Date Updated: Apr 7, 2020

Trend Manager/DesignerHome

J.C. Penney Company, Inc.

Plano, TX

JCPenney, one of the nation’s largest apparel and home retailers, combines an expansive footprint of nearly 870 stores across the United States and Puerto Rico with a powerful e-commerce site, jcp.com, to deliver style and value for all hard-working American families. At every touchpoint, customers will discover stylish merchandise at incredible value from an extensive portfolio of private, exclusive and national brands. Reinforcing this shopping experience is the customer service and warrior spirit of approximately 98,000 associates across the globe, all driving toward the Company's mission to help customers find what they love for less time, money and effort. We're looking for motivated, talented individuals who can emerge as Warriors in our organization.

The Trend Manager/Designer will report to the Home Director and research and report on key fashion trends as well as helping to design the latest lines in our home department. This is a hybrid role that will focus on trend and design in the Hard and Soft Window space. You will also manage the process of driving trend into assortments and interpret fashion trends into JCPenney lifestyle needs.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Research seasonal trend including: color, fabric, print and pattern, silhouette, and key looks.
  • Works on production for seasonal trend presentation.
  • Stays current on fashion trends through competitive shopping, fashion services, industry contracts, blogs, street style, etc.
  • Identifies trend and presents to manager.
  • Travels domestically and internationally to find inspiration and translates information on a timely basis to present to the team.

Core Competencies & Accomplishments:

  • 4-year College degree preferred.
  • Prior experience in casual trend and design required.
  • 5-7 years’ experience in trend and/or design.
  • Proficient in Microsoft PowerPoint, Keynote, and Adobe Creative Suite (specifically lnDesign).
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Collaborative nature with the ability to work cross-functionally.
  • Ability to multi-task with effective time-management skills.

Our corporate office, located within the exciting new development of Legacy West in Plano, Texas, supports JCPenney stores and supply chain facilities nationwide. We offer a competitive benefits package including medical/dental/vision, term life insurance, paid vacation/holidays, 401(k) Savings Plan with company match, and an associate discount on JCPenney merchandise. On-site campus amenities include health clinic, pharmacy, daycare and preschool, full cafeteria service, a 24-hour fitness center and free garage parking.

For more opportunities to join our team please visit our careers page.

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Job Title: Trend Manager/ Designer - Hard/Soft Windows
Location: Plano, TX, United States -
Job ID: 1086784

J.C. Penney Company Inc.
Plano, Texas

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