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Designer - Athleisure Womenswear

Job Title: Designer - Athleisure Womenswear
Contract Type: Full Time
Location: London, England
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Start Date: asap
REF: 2952_1591778765
Contact Name: Shelley Pinto
Contact Email:
Job Published: almost 2 years ago

Job Description

A successful trend led supplier are looking for an experienced Womenswear Athleisure Designer with relevant product background to join their team. This role is ideal for someone on the pulse of the latest fashion, fitness and lifestyle trends looking to further their career. You must have experience fabric sourcing, strong in jersey and be able to talk to buyers confidently.

Main responsibilities will include:

  • Carry out research to stay ahead of trends in colour, pattern and shape.
  • Inspire and self-motivate bring newness with key ideas relevant to the brand to ensure department is in line with key competitors
  • Confidently build the range and demonstrate good working relationships with
  • Have a knowledge of fast paced/ trend lead work place, to be quick reacting you will be part of ensuring key product/ trend is landed accordingly
  • Must continue to push and develop yourself within the role, help lead by example to less experienced members of the team
  • Fabric, trims and accessories sourcing
  • Range building
  • Shading panels

Person Specifications:

  • Several years' experience designing womenswear within the Athleisure market
  • PC / Mac literate - Photoshop, Illustrator, Excel, Word, Adobe Suite
  • Factory ready tech pack creations (including CAD technical skills)
  • Understanding of commercial garment / product construction methods
  • Good interpersonal / communication skills
  • Organisational skills
  • Ability to initiate, build and maintain great relationships with all internal and external partners