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Outerwear Designer -Ladieswear

Contract Type: Full Time
Location: London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
REF: 3587_1643214952
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Job Description

My client are a successful supplier to several fashion forward retialers and are strenghening htier existing team & are looking for an experienced casual outerwear designer with a fashion forward yet commercial style, who is aware of current trends and is confident presenting at buying meetings, can work in a team as well as independently , this role will allow for some WFH aswell as office. A strong Outerwear design background and passion and energy for your job , coupled with commercial experience at mid - senior level at either a retailer or a supplier

Main responsibilities will include :

  • Maintain strong relationships with customers through face to face meetings.
  • Carrying out tern research and development
  • Sourcing of new fabrics
  • Work with factories on a regular basis.
  • Carry out seasonal trend research.
  • Work closely with other internal designers and merchandisers

Person Specifications

  • 5-8 years' experience, within Outerwear design and strong casual handwriting
  • Previous Supplier or retail experience within outerwear
  • Casual outerwear / commercial fashion forward portfolio
  • Strong understanding of the critical path process.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong organisational and prioritising skills with an ability to work under pressure.
  • Strong CAD and presentation skills.