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Babywear Designer

Contract Type: Full Time
Location: London
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
REF: 3085_1610377869
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Job Description

My client is looking for an experienced Babywear Designer experience designing layette is also advantageous due to recent and future growth plans. This is a very exciting opportunity to work for a leading fashion label importer and wholesaler with ownership of many incredible high street and premium brands. You must be a true Layette and Baby specialist to be suitable for this role.

Main responsibilities will include:

  • Developing concise market relevant product within the Layette and Baby categories.
  • Working to clearly understand the businesses needs to create saleable and commercial ranges.
  • Clear and swift learning of each brand we license in order to achieve the legal requirements across design, brand detail and manufacture.
  • Extensive knowledge of the market and clear understanding of best selling categories, colours and price relevance of each to maximise sales.

Person specification:

  • Clear and full knowledge of the Layette and baby category including fabric, make up, print techniques all relevant to the market for this age group.
  • Experience working with manufacturers of product relating to the job role.
  • Folio of direct factories in Europe and the Far east to support your role on the development and realisation of your design through to bulk delivery.
  • Ability to create exciting forward-thinking presentations of ranges to gain sign off internally and from brand.
  • Ability to form clear tech pack instructions to gain high quality SMS samples for sales and brand launches.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to interact across Email, voice and video calls.
  • Extensive knowledge of Adobe creative suite including Illustrator and Photoshop is key to progressing in this role.
  • Outline knowledge of Excel and ability to input information into spreadsheets.
  • Good knowledge and understanding of manufacture within this category.