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Senior Designer - Womens Casual Jerseywear

Job Title: Senior Designer - Womens Casual Jerseywear
Contract Type: Full Time
Location: London
Industry:
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Contact Name: Val May
Contact Email: valmay@trprecruitment.com
Job Published: 5 months ago

Job Description

You will design and contribute to the constant development and co-ordination of new product ranges, to satisfy market key trends and customer needs, offering innovation and fresh approaches to design. 

Main responsibilities will include:

  • Design current young womens jersey, trend led fashion ranges to present to clients
  • Put together Design, Mood, Colour and Trend Boards
  • Build strong relationships with clients and attend meetings to discuss ranges
  • Sourcing of fabric and trims
  • To produce detailed technical packs for accurate first-time samples
  • Direct a small team

Person specification:

  • Previous experience working as Ladies Casual Jerseywear Designer
  • Ideally used to working with and supplying High Street Fashion Retailers such as River Island and ZARA
  • Good understanding of fabrics, fabric manipulation and fabric techniques
  • Experience in working on garment costings would be advantageous
  • Ability to draft garment specifications
  • Good understanding of garment construction
  • Confident in presenting to clients
  • Possess excellent communication skills at all levels
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Self-motivated
  • Strong CAD skills