Ladies Outerwear Designer

Recruiter
People Marketing
Location
Watford
Salary
20000.00 - 29999.00 GBP Annual + 30,000 - 39,999
Posted
09 Sep 2017
Expires
20 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Permanent

Working with some impressive names on the UK High Street, you will be designing across a broad range of seasonal and trend driven ladies outerwear. A chance to work with a very successful company who have a strong reputation in the market.

Ladies Outerwear Designer - The Role

  • Working closely with retail buyers and designers to deliver best-selling and innovative commercial designs.
  • Researching and identifying trends & predictions for styles, colours, fabrics and features. Keeping abreast of competitor and market intelligence.
  • Produce seasonal mood boards, designs and development samples.
  • Working as part of global team to develop product and ensure cost, aesthetics of product and fit, to ensure customer requirements are met.
  • Manage the critical path process for design and development ensuring all samples meet the customer requirements.

Ladies Outerwear Designer - The Person:

  • Previous experience in ladies outerwear design is essential.
  • Good knowledge of working with different fabrics & qualities, with the ability to be creative within price points.
  • A good understanding of garment construction.
  • Confident communicator.
  • Familiarity with Illustrator and Photoshop with the ability to hand draw.
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines, delivering complete and accuracy information to factories and customer.

The Company

With over 60 years in the fashion industry and a strong reputation, this company is extremely successful and are offering a six month maternity contract to support their friendly design team.

CVs without accompanying relevant artwork will not be considered.

Please submit via email a CV and a covering letter in a word document format stating current salary, together with separate examples of your design work in a PDF format (max. 5MB) to -

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