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Swimwear Designer

Job Title: Swimwear Designer
Contract Type: Full Time
Location: Sydney, New South Wales
Salary: $100,000 - $150,000 (AUD)
REF: 2598_1569317786
Contact Name: Shelley Pinto
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 2 years ago

Job Description

A unique opportunity has arisen for this luxury feminine chic brand who are looking for an exceptional swimwear designer with a strong branded background to join their team based in their offices in Sydney Australia . A competitive package and sponsorship if required will be provided for the right candidate. If you are looking for a new lifestyle opportunity, please send your current artwork with your application.

Main responsibilities will Include:

  • Design seasonal collections
  • Keep up to date with trends in fabrics, colours and shapes.
  • Analyse trend information collated from trend reviews, external research and competitor analysis
  • Research and select print designs, fabrics, trims etc. for all new developments
  • Demonstrate technical skills with fabrics, garment construction and finishing.
  • Provide colourings and designs for accessories range as required
  • Work with external pattern cutters to develop new patterns. Fit all new styles to mannequins
  • Produce accurate CADs for all styles
  • Produce design specs for all styles

Person Specifications:

  • Educated to degree level
  • The ideal candidate will be an experienced swimwear designer familiar with working with lycra.
  • Be competent in using Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop with the ability to produce CAD work including design packs, artworks, graphics, prints and packaging.
  • Proven experience within luxury brand design related
  • Aware of market trends and directions
  • The ability to work to deadlines
  • Forward-thinking and willing to further the development brand
  • Excellent communication skills and a strong attention to detail.