Womenswear Fast Fashion Knitwear Designer

Womenswear Fast Fashion Knitwear Designer

£Dependent Upon Experience
REF: 10795 MM

Job Description

Are you looking for that next career step into womenswear fast fashion design.

This is an incredible opportunity to join a key supplier to the UK and European High Street, working on trend led fast fashion across a variety of fabric disciplines including Knitwear and Jersey. They supply the best known fashion retailers on the high street.  You will be extremely creative and fashion conscious, but also able to translate trends into commercial product.

The Role:-

  • You will identify and translate the must have trends for young trend led fast fashion.
  • Meet and build strong relationships with customers.
  • Understand garment construction and production constraints
  • Produce detailed tech packs and brief suppliers confidently
  • Develop new trims and fabrics with fads and fast fashion in mind
  • Identify and update bestsellers to drive repeat business
  • Regular travel on inspirational shopping and sourcing trips.

The Candidate:-

  • You will be creative and trend driven.
  • Commercially astute you will have a particular passion for young trend led fast fashion.
  • Ideally you will have a proven background in Knitwear and or Jersey multi-product for trend led womenswear
  • You will have a commercial eye which complements your trend awareness
  • Computer literate with exceptional CAD skills (Photoshop/Illustrator)
  • You will have a proven background in designing key fashion product for the UK retail sector.
  • You will be a team player and able to build relationships

The Company

This is a fashion forward company at the top of their game, they supply to all the big names on the UK high street, this means this is a fast paced and exciting company, always striving to be a step ahead of the current trends.  A small yet dynamic UK team, with a passion for fashion and a competitive edge.

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 –

k.easdale@peoplemarketing.co.uk

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.