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Outerwear Designer

Job Title: Outerwear Designer
Contract Type: Full Time
Location: London, England
Industry:
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum
REF: 2119_1544192409
Contact Name: Sara Morton
Contact Email: sara@trprecruitment.com
Job Published: 4 months ago

Job Description

Are you looking for a role to further develop your career as an Outerwear designer?

If so my client is looking for a middleweight ladieswear outerwear designer who has strong presentation and leadership skills to join their existing team on womenswear .

They currently supply so several leading high street retailers supplier to producing fashionable designs and work closely developing market trends and as such a looking for an outstanding individual to join their team.

 

Main Duties and responsibilities will include

  • Deputising for Head of Design at buyer meetings and presenting when needed
  • Commercially identifying fabric/styles appropriate to the business
    * Confidently initiate the design and development from concept to production
    * Undertake regular comparative shop reports and fashion trends
    * International travel including Trade Exhibitions
    * Working closely with suppliers, buyers and technologists to create commercial products.
    * Ability to work effectively with customer design briefs.
 

Key Requirements: 

  • Several years' experience as an Outerwear Designer from either supplier or retail background
  • Excellent trend and catwalk knowledge with the ability to translate in to commercial designs
  • Strong presentation skills.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Able to use initiative, as well as work in a team
  • Good technical specs/attention to detail.
  • CAD skills essential