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Womenswear Athleisure Designer

Job Title: Womenswear Athleisure Designer
Contract Type: Full Time
Location: London, England
Industry:
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
REF: 3174_1618565876
Contact Name: Georgia Hanley
Contact Email: georgia@trprecruitment.com
Job Published: 2 months ago

Job Description

I have a very exciting opportunity to join a premium lifestyle performance brand designing for their womenswear collection. My client is known for their high quality and style. This person would have worked with quality fabrics and have a true passion for living an outdoor, active lifestyle. Experience designing Athleisure and Activewear is essential. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a highly reputable global business offering progression and growth opportunities. To be based in their central London design Studio


Main responsibilities will include:

  • Responsible for designing the trend led collection, and for updating the fabric, techniques, washes and fit of the Collection.
  • 3 - 5 years Design experience with excellent multiproduct knowledge including outerwear, excellent knowledge of fabrics and a good understanding of garment construction.
  • You will be highly creative and trend driven, with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment and deadline pressure.
  • You will have the ability to take initiative and work as part of a team, with good communication skills and excellent knowledge of Photoshop and Illustrator.
  • Analyse sales figures/ orders, and being ahead of trend and consumer
  • Constantly upgrade the fabric quality, fitting and product according to the trend and market demands
  • Constantly source latest offers/ trimmings/ fabrics/ treatments/

Person Specification

  • Strong portfolio demonstrating exceptional talent and feeling for premium performance designs.
  • Creative design flair/ Strong sense for fast moving trends
  • Excellent knowledge of fabrics and attention to details is an absolute must
  • Excellent knowledge of Adobe programs (Photoshop/ Illustrator)
  • User knowledge of Microsoft Office and PowerPoint
  • Strong team player with ability to work on a one to one basis with local buyers
  • English skills (minimum communication level), both written and spoken