23rd July 2019

Wovens Designer

Company:
People Marketing Fashion Recruitment
Location:
Manchester
Contact email:
Description:

We are looking for a talented, commercially minded multi product designer to join our team. Based in central Manchester we are an established, reputable high street supplier branching into a new business focusing on apparel with an emphasis on denim and woven. This will be an exciting new and progressive role. The role initially will be three days per week ( Tuesday -Thursday)

Wovens Designer Key Responsibilities:

– The role will be predominantly ladies woven but may involve some mens and childrenswear.

– Research trend and translate to commercial designs for our high street customers

-Develop full tech packs for sampling for our factories

-Oversee the sampling and feedback to our factory managers to develop our product

-Develop and update key sample ranges for our customer meetings

-Identify and develop both core and fashion lines for customer buying teams and designing to their product requests

-Produce design presentation boards if requested including trend, colour and fabric innovation

– To attend trend shows and undertake sample shopping trips relevant to innovation for each customer

– Organize reference material and prepare the showroom for customer meetings

The Candidate :

-Woven experience, ideally with a focus on womenswear

– A design related degree

– A good commercial awareness

– Knowledge of garment construction and an understanding of costs

– A confident communicator with experience in liaising with buying teams

– Proficient in Photoshop/ Illustrator

– A team player who is self motivated to drive this role forward

Please submit a CV via email with a covering letter stating salary expectations together with some design work examples

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elgoodall@icloud.com

We will require to see a portfolio at the interview stage

To apply, and for more information, please follow this link: http://www.manchesterfashion.com/jobs/pPF8ti5hfW3FDb2YX