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Designer - Ladies Wovens

Job Title: Designer - Ladies Wovens
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London, England
Industry:
Salary: £45000
Start Date: April/May
REF: 2809_1583400676
Contact Name: Shelley Pinto
Contact Email: shelley@trprecruitment.com
Job Published: 4 months ago

Job Description

A new opportunity has become available for a commercial Ladieswear Wovens Designer for a leading UK supplier to major high street retailers to work on one of their key accounts across multiproduct ladies wovens based in their London office. This is a 1 year maternity cover role.
They are seeking an experienced, enthusiastic and commercial woven fashion designer with a young to mid-market handwriting style who is used to working in a fast-paced environment and able to work under pressure.
The ideal candidate must have a flare for fashion and understand key woven fabrications and shapes.

Main Responsibilities Will Include:

  • Work closely with in house sales team to drive account forward
  • Create seasonal mood & trend boards with the design team
  • Design seasonal capsule collections along with key shapes, colour palettes and fabric direction
  • Research and source new design ideas & fabrics/trims day to day
  • Design and develop commercial and fashion forward product for range and clients
  • Attend fabric fairs and inspirational shopping trips
  • Attend regular design meetings with Sales Manager and customer buying/design teams who you will be liaising regularly with


Personal Requirements:

  • Must have experience designing for mid market ladies fashion
  • Wovens background is essential
  • Able to work under Pressure
  • Works well in a team
  • Commercially savvy with excellent on trend knowledge
  • Confident when attending customer meetings
  • Fully computer literate including Photoshop and Illustrator