Designer - Leicester

Designer - Leicester

£ dependent on Experience
REF: 10755 EE

Job Description


An exciting opportunity for a trend-led experienced Womenswear Designer to take the next step in their career and join the growing team with this fashion focussed supplier. The successful Designer will be working on several exciting accounts.

Designer - The Role

  • Identifying future womenswear trends within this fast fashion, supplier environment
  • Designing trend-led young fashion woven and jersey multi product collections – products range across dresses, tops, skirts, trousers and casual outerwear
  • Compiling comparative shop reports
  • Experience with CAD and Vetigraph
  • Face to face customers meetings
  • Working closely with the Machinists and Technical Team
  • Garments fitting, fabric sourcing and liaising with the factories are also big parts of the role

Designer - the Candidate

  • Creative flair and innovation - proactive approach to design
  • Minimum of 3-4 years commercial industry experience working on similar fast fashion, highstreet product
  • Able to identify key trends, and interpret these in a relevant and commercial way for the   customer
  • Must have experience of designing across jersey and woven garments
  • Drawing skills (sketch and CAD)
  • Knowledge and practical experience of Vetigraph
  • Must be able to work in a fast paced fashion environment
  • Able to work on their own – take initiative
  • Strong personality, able to get their view and ideas across effectively at all levels
  • Must be friendly and able to work well in a team
  • Communication, interpersonal and influencing skills at all level

An excellent and competitive salary is available for the right candidate

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