Knitwear Designer

Recruiter
Freedom Recruitment
Location
London
Salary
30000.00 - 39999.00 GBP Annual
Posted
11 Aug 2017
Expires
08 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Permanent

LADIES KNITWEAR DESIGNER - SUPPLIER - LONDON - SALARY UP TO GBP35K

Fantastic opportunity has arisen to work for a well known supplier who has offices in central London. They are seeking a Womans Knitwear Designer who can work across a young, trend led high street and international accounts.

About the company...

Our client is an established supplier who manufacture on-trend Knitwear to popular fashion retail outlets.

About the Womenswear Design role...

The ideal candidate must be an established designer who is confident working in a fast paced environment. You must be comfortable working from concept through to final product and then liaise with the buyers as you will be responsible for the account specifically.

Main responsibilities...

• Identify trends in colour, yarn, pattern and silhouette.

• Create and drive newness whilst moving on any best sellers.

• Drive market intelligence through research and analysis based on; Blogs, Catwalks, TV, Film and any immerging street trends

• Translate inspiration from seasonal trends into commercial designs for our customer base

• Communicating with our customers, head office and factories on a daily basis

• Assisting the design team with any day to day requests as well as driving and holding own accounts

• Parcels

About you???

• experience designing knitwear within a retailer or supplier

• Passionate about knitwear with great technical knowledge of all gauge, machine and stitches

• Confident enough to hold own buyer meetings

• Able to work on accurate technical specifications

• Excellent CAD/presentation skills with Photoshop and Illustrator.

• Experience with working with Turkey preferred by not essential

• Experience working on Menswear preferred by not essential

• Great can do attitude

• Able to work in a faced paced environment

Freedom Factor...

  • Fantastic business

  • Excellent company culture

  • A great opportunity to grow and develop as a designer

  • If this Womenswear role interests you, please click the 'Apply' button and submit your cv and portfolio to