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Designer - Althleisure /Ladies Jersey -

Job Title: Designer - Althleisure /Ladies Jersey -
Contract Type: Full Time
Location: London, England
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
REF: 3044_1606823964
Contact Name: Shelley Pinto
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

I am recruiting for my client a well-established supplier of ladieswear to many large high volume high street retailers who are looking for a strong jersey designer with focus on athleisure to join their existing design team . You will be reporting to the head of design and working in a team, but must be able to adapt to newness, develop new products as well as identifying new fabrics and be strong on range building within the athleisure market

Main duties will include:

  • Create and develop product designs jersey based with a focus on athleisure
  • Working closely with the Head of Design to update best sellers,
  • Analyse and report on catwalk shows highlighting key trends
  • Creating on-trend, forward-thinking yet commercial womenswear designs keeping in line with the buyer's briefs
  • Range planning
  • Researching lifestyle trends and blogs
  • Working with the fabric team to implement direction and innovation for the season
  • Communicating effectively with all internal and external teams
  • Working closely with the in-house sales and production team along with retail buyers

    Person specification:
  • Knowledge of fabric sourcing and the ability to use this to its full potential
  • Jerseywear/athleisure experience within a commercial environment
  • A strong understanding of the current high street
  • Must have good CAD and illustration skills
  • Previous experience working for a supplier for the high street retailers
  • Effective communicator at all levels
  • Experience of presenting ideas through design boards
  • Ability to create detailed design specifications

Please provide relevant artwork along with your cv when applying for this role