Womenswear Jersey Designer

Womenswear Jersey Designer

£25k - 30k per year
REF: 11811 JJ
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Job Description

An exciting opportunity for an experienced, trend-led Womenswear Designer to take the next step in their career and join a friendly team within this fashion focussed High Street supplier. The successful Designer will be working predominately across Jerseywear multiproduct.

The role is to design solely across womenswear for a variety of well-known, trend driven online retailers.

This is a mid to senior level position so ideally candidates will have a minimum of 5 years’ experience.

Womenswear Jerseywear Designer - The Role:

  • Identifying future womenswear trends within this fast fashion, supplier environment
  • Designing trend-led young fashion across jerseywear multiproduct
  • Compiling comparative shop reports
  • Face to face customers meetings, working closely with a Senior Account Manager.
  • Working closely with the pattern cutters, machinists and technical team.
  • Garments fitting, fabric and trim sourcing, and liaising with the factories are also big parts of the role.

Womenswear Jerseywear Designer - The Candidate:

  • Creative flair and innovation - proactive approach to design.
  • Minimum of 5 years commercial industry experience working on similar fast fashion, High Street product.
  • Able to identify key trends, and interpret these in a relevant and commercial way for the   customer.
  • Must have experience of designing across jersey.
  • Must understand patterns and construction.
  • Drawing skills (sketch and CAD).
  • Experience in sourcing fabrics and trims is also important.
  • Must be able to work in a fast paced fashion environment.
  • Able to work on their own – take initiative.
  • Strong personality, able to get their view and ideas across effectively at all levels.
  • Must be friendly and able to work well in a team.

Following your application please send your portfolio to m.coote@peoplemarketing.co.uk

*applications without portfolios cannot be considered.

If the e mail address is not displayed in this advert, then please contact People Marketing directly on 0115 922 3335 quoting the job reference number, and we shall supply you with the correct address.

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We regret that due to the high amount of interest that we receive for each of our vacancies, if you do not hear from one of our consultants within 5 days then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for this role.

Please continue to check our website for any other roles which may be of interest. 

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