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Designer - Tailored Ladieswear

Contract Type: Full Time
Location: Hertfordshire, England
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000 per annum
REF: 2035_1539269363
Contact Email: joanna@trprecruitment.com

Job Description

An exciting new opportunity has arisen for one of my clients who are an established ladies-wear supplier to a variety of High Street retailers both here in the UK and also America.
They are looking for a commercial trend led Tailoredwear Designer. This is a great opportunity to be involved in an exciting business

Main Responsibilities Will Include:

  • Regular customer meetings and daily liaison with Buyers
  • Presenting ranges to the customer
  • Fabric sourcing
  • Overseeing development of all sampling ensuring deadlines are met
  • Range planning- using all relevant research and catwalk information to build customer specific ranges
  • Completing Tech Packs ensuring sufficient information is provided
  • Directional/Comparative shopping trips- completing relevant reports
  • Bring new and exciting ranges that maintain a leading edge on competitors
  • Guiding customers and buyers on market trends
  • Developing and sourcing new trims and fabrics
  • Producing accurate and detailed CAD drawings for sampling
  • Carrying out trend research and analysis and creating mood boards

Person Requirements:

  • Experience of working with High Street retailers
  • Good Working relationships with Buyers
  • Previous Tailored wear experience essential
  • Must be able to deal with high volume business
  • Experience working within a supplier is essential
  • Excellent communicational skills for liaising with buyers
  • PC literate