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Babywear / Layette Designer

Job Title: Babywear / Layette Designer
Contract Type: Full Time
Location: London, England
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
REF: 3085_1619082232
Contact Name: Georgia Hanley
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Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

My client is looking for an experienced Babywear Designer, experience designing layette is also advantageous. This opportunity is availible 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.