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Designer /Product developer Casual woven bottoms -womenwear

Job Title: Designer /Product developer Casual woven bottoms -womenwear
Contract Type: Full Time
Location: London, England
Industry:
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
REF: 2700_1579278136
Contact Name: Val May
Contact Email: valmay@trprecruitment.com
Job Published: 4 months ago

Job Description

A fantastic new opportunity has arisen for one of our largest international clients. This global supplier, delivering to key brands is expanding due to continued growth and are looking for a Product Developer/Sales Co-ordinator focusing on women's casual bottoms to join their newly-created London team.

This is an exciting and unique opportunity for an enthusiastic, motivated individual looking for a strong career in fashion working as the right hand to the CEO and to help drive this new, young thriving business!

The ideal candidate will be from a fast fashion design background, have a minimum 3-5 years' experience designing and Product development experience within ladies casual woven bottoms. You must be able to present and take meetings with Buyers and Heads of Departments working with a customer base of the supermarkets.

Main Responsibilities Will Include:

  • Develop and design (as and when required) commercial fast fashion, trend demanding ranges through every development phase
  • Liaising with Buyers in the UK and the Hong Kong design team
  • Trend research and forecasting along with developing trend boards
  • Overseeing development of all sampling ensuring deadlines are met
  • Ensuring hand over packs are up to date for all orders
  • Meeting customer deadlines for products and presentations
  • Bring new and exciting ranges that maintain a leading edge on competitors
  • Analyse feedback from customers and sales and identify the best-selling pieces for opportunities in future ranges

Person Requirements:

  • You will be an experienced women's wear casual bottoms Designer/Product Developer for high street fast fashion
  • Experience creating tech packs and designing for high street fashion
  • Experience working in a fast-paced, high street fashion supplier preferred
  • This role will only suit an experienced candidate - it is not a junior or entry level role
  • Excellent Photoshop & Illustrator skills
  • Very strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Positive and upbeat attitude, with an appetite for a challenge

To be considered for this position, you will need to submit some tech pack examples.