Design Manager

Design Manager

£Dependent Upon Experience
REF: 10790 MM

Job Description

This is a rare and exciting opportunity for a Senior Designer, looking for the next step in their design career, you will be responsible for managing and developing the design team on fashion forward sweaters, you will manage workloads and trend development, ensuring key looks are covered and product meets the customers’ needs. You will be a key player in driving the business forward and bringing newness.

Design Manager - The Role:-

  • Research, Identify and translate current trends
  • Design and Development of commercial ranges
  • Produce accurate and detailed sketches and tech packs
  • Present in customer meetings
  • Liaise with internal teams and factories
  • Computer literate with exceptional CAD skills.
  • Manage and delegate a design team

Design Manager - The Candidate:-

  • Driven and Passionate
  • Ability to spot trends and translate them
  • Strong presentation skills.
  • Creative and trend driven
  • Able to confidently communicate on a management level
  • Able to mentor and lead a team
  • Experience with Knitwear and or Leisurewear

The Company

My client are key supplier to the UK High Street; this is a stable and grounded company who can offer security, longevity and for the right candidate, excellent career progression.

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 –

If the e mail address is not displayed in this advert, then please contact People Marketing directly on 0115 922 3335 quoting the job reference number, and we shall supply you with the correct address.

Please note that we cannot accept files in excess of 5MB.