Womenswear Designer & Gerber Pattern Cutter

Womenswear Designer & Gerber Pattern Cutter

Dependent on Experience
REF: 11820 - MM
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Job Description

My Client are a long-established supplier of High Street womenswear with a strong customer base. They are a small and friendly team in the NW and they are looking for an experienced Designer & Gerber Pattern Cutter to join their team. 

Womenswear Designer & Gerber Pattern Cutter - the Role

  • Continuous trend research and market analysis
  • Create trend boards and shop reports
  • Translate Design briefs into commercial styles
  • Seasonal sourcing of fabrics and trims
  • Design and produce first patterns on Gerber system.
  • Work closely with sample machinists in house.
  • Day to day liaising with UK and overseas factories.
  • Daily liaison with Buyers, ensuring excellent customer service

 Womenswear Designer & Gerber Pattern Cutter - the Person

  • Strong commercial womenswear experience
  • A good technical knowledge of fabrics
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Excellent communication and organis
  • Experience of Illustrator and Photoshop useful but not essential
  • ational skills
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Self-motivated and a good team spirit
  • Gerber skills preferable but can cross train, some CAD pattern knowledge is required.


CVs without accompanying relevant artwork will not be considered.

Please submit via email a CV and a covering letter in a word document format stating current salary, together with separate examples of your design work in a PDF format (max. 5MB) to –  

k.barksby@peoplemarketing.co.uk.  Please quote reference 11820 MM.

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