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Designer - Loungewear

Job Title: Designer - Loungewear
Contract Type: Full Time
Location: London, England
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Start Date: asap
REF: 2951_1591377857
Contact Name: Shelley Pinto
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Job Published: almost 2 years ago

Job Description

A new and exciting opportunity has arisen for my client who are launching a new loungewear division to support their existing client base They are a leading supplier of ladieswear to major high street retailers and supermarkets in the UK . They are now looking to recruit a commercial loungewear designer who is commercial and has a young trend design portfolio with a strong background in this area and good product development experience.Strong understanding of the UK market is essential.

This a fabulous opportunity for someone to come in to a highly successful business and grow and lead this division.

Main Duties & Responsibilities:-

  • Develop , design trends for key accounts and work closely with buyers
  • Responsibility for overseeing samples through to production.
  • Understanding key trends and having the 'eye' for fashion
  • Fabric sourcing and development Mood,colour and trend direction presentation boards.
  • Trend research, concept designs, line drawings technical packs
  • Reporting into a design director and working closely with the sales team

Person Requirements

  • Proven design track record in women's jersey loungewear
  • Must be commercial in both design and development
  • Able to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Ambitious, determined and confident
  • Ability to present to board level
  • Excellent communication and attention to detail
  • Design background form either a supplier or retailer
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of UK retail market