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Jersey Designer

Contract Type: Full Time
Location: London
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
REF: 4259_1685545861
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Job Description

We've got a fantastic new role with a successful client of mine who is a leading supplier to trend lead high street retailers. They are looking for a strong, motivated and creative Jersey Designer with womenswear experience to join their expanding team based in London.

Based in London, this role will be working across a mixture of market leading high street retailers such as Guess and Next to name a few. You'll need to be enthusiastic with a real "can do" attitude who is product-driven and ambitious.

Ideally they are looking for someone who has worked with either Next or Guess before, this is advantageous not a necessity.

Main responsibilities will include:

  • Create and develop trend lead product designs tailored to the company's handwriting.

  • Creating on-trend, forward-thinking yet commercial womenswear designs keeping in line with the buyer's briefs.

  • Constantly be researching the latest trends across social media, Instagram, Tik Tok, Blogs, WGSN, catwalks - all platforms.

  • Work closely with the fabric and print team to implement direction and innovation for the season.

  • Communicating effectively with all internal and external teams.

  • Overseeing the development of all sampling ensuring deadlines are met.

  • Liaise with overseas factories.

  • Able to produce high quality work to targets and tight deadline.

Person specification:

  • At least 3 years womenswear jersey design experience, preferably with a knowledge and understanding of Next or Guess's handwriting.

  • A strong understanding of the current high street, trends and the ability to look forward and anticipate new trends.

  • Must be comfortable in a fast-paced environment.

  • Strong on computer programs including Adobe and Illustrator.

  • Willingness to travel abroad.

  • Good communication skills and a confident presenter.

  • A hands-on can-do attitude, someone who is innovative, with a fun personality who can inspire others.

  • Creative and enthusiastic.