Womenswear Designer / Pattern Cutter - Part Time

Womenswear Designer / Pattern Cutter - Part Time

£ Dependent Upon Experience
REF: 11049 MM

Job Description

My Client are a long established supplier of mid-market womenswear with a strong customer base. They are a small and friendly team in the NW and they are looking for an experienced designer to join their team. 

Womenswear Designer - the Role

  • Part of a friendly design team
  • Continuous trend research and market analysis
  • Create trend boards/ books and shop reports
  • Translate Design briefs into commercial ranges
  • Seasonal sourcing of fabrics and trims
  • Hand drawn or CAD designs and produce first patterns.
  • Sample machining, grading and cutting are done in-house.
  • Day to day liaising with UK and overseas factories.
  • Daily liaison with Buyers, ensuring excellent customer service

 Womenswear Designer - the Person

  • Strong commercial womenswear handwriting
  • Ideally having experience with a Supplier
  • A good technical knowledge of Jersey fabrics
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Experience of Illustrator and Photoshop useful but not essential
  • Self-motivated and a good team spirit

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

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