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PA to Design Director

Job Title: PA to Design Director
Contract Type: Full Time
Location: London, England
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000 per annum
REF: 1792_1526393965
Contact Name: Joanna Nathan
Contact Email:
Job Published: 7 months ago

Job Description

We have a fantastic opportunity to join a leading British Premium Fashion Brand who design for women, men and children. They have a large store presence and also a big online e-tailer.
They are looking for someone with previous PA to a Design/Fashion Director experience, preferably about 4 years and someone who also understands the business critical path. If you are an experienced fashion PA with excellent people skills and experience of a busy Design, Production and Technical room this will be a fantastic opportunity for you.

Main Responsibilities Will Include:

  • Interacting daily with Design, Merchandising, Buying, Communications, Retail, E-Commerce teams
  • Diary management
  • Lead the weekly planning meeting to ensure all deadlines and tasks are captured
  • Business travel
  • Project Management
  • Critical Path planning and date management
  • Acting as the gatekeeper for all meeting requests
  • Budget management for the design department
  • Most importantly hitting the deadlines for the Critical Path

Person requirements:

  • Previous experience in a similar role in a fast paced fashion office/creative studio/design environment for a brand or retailer
  • Ability to influence & communicate at a senior level, with excellent people skills
  • Computer literate
  • Organised, sociable, enthusiastic and results orientated
  • Management experience essential
  • Thrives on having lots to do and wants to deliver to a high standard
  • Be solutions orientated
  • Experience of project managing or working with Director level organisations