Patternmaker / Design Development

We are looking for an experienced Patternmaker with excellent technical skills in pattern manipulation, grading & garment construction, with a calm manner & exceptional time management skills.

A proven ability in design research, development & fit is required as you will working alongside our designers & expected to contribute technical & creative knowledge.

This is a varied & practical hands-on role in a fast paced, creative industry environment.

Kowtow is a global, sustainable and ethical clothing label. We present our collections each season in Copenhagen, Berlin, LA, NY, Tokyo, Melbourne and Wellington.

Key responsibilites:


Ideally you also understand what sustainability means and live a conscious lifestyle.

Hours: 40 hrs per week Monday – Friday, 8am - 4:30pm

Applicants for this position must have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Please email your cover letter & CV with references to

Applications closing date: 25th June 2017