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Womenswear Softs Designer

Job Title: Womenswear Softs Designer
Contract Type: Full Time
Location: London, England
Industry:
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
REF: 3927_1663675435
Contact Name: Hayley Stanton
Contact Email: hayley@trprecruitment.com
Job Published: 2 months ago

Job Description

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Womenswear Softs Designer to join the team of this leading supplier for high street retailers. They are looking for an enthusiastic, creative Designer with at least 4-6 years experience to work as part of an established team and be able to multi task.

The Role:

  • Designing multi product soft wovens
  • Working on well-known high street accounts
  • Ensuring all designs are interpreted correctly prior to production.
  • Liaising with factories overseas.
  • Monitoring and evaluating sources of inspiration in the industry and wider markets leading to product opportunities ensuring they are incorporated into the ranges.
  • Regularly reviewing competitors.
  • Working closely with the sales team building ranges and understanding the customers' requirements.

Skill Requirements:

  • Ladies soft wovens background is essential.
  • Must have 4 - 6 years working with fast fashion suppliers to retailers
  • Strong commercial awareness and be up to date with current trends, key shapes, colours etc.
  • A good understanding of production with near and far east factories.
  • Production of design specifications suitable for factories to understand.
  • Knowledge of the manufacturing process and raw materials to develop samples and ranges effectively and to cost.
  • Proven ability to work to tight deadlines.
  • Fully computer literate with excellent skills in Photoshop and illustrator

Please apply with your cv as a word document and some examples from your current portfolio.