Senior Designer - Ladieswear - Wales

Ref: 22 Date Posted: Wednesday 31 Mar 2021
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Ladieswear Designer 

My client is a well-established Ladieswear supplier to the high street, who are looking to recruit a strong Ladies multi product Designer join their existing design team.   You will be reporting to the Head of Design and will be part of a successful team. You will be passionate, creative, fashion forward and confident in communicating ideas

Main duties will include:

  • Create and develop product designs for Ladies multi product
  • Working closely with the Head of Design to update best sellers,
  • Analyse and report on catwalk shows highlighting key trends
  • Creating on-trend, forward-thinking yet commercial womenswear designs keeping in line with the buyer's briefs
  • Range planning
  • Researching lifestyle trends
  • Working with the fabric team to implement direction and innovation for the season
  • Communicating effectively with all internal and external teams
  • Working closely with the in-house sales and production team along with retail buyers

Person specification:

  • Knowledge of fabric sourcing and the ability to use this to its full potential
  • A strong understanding of the current high street
  • Must have good CAD and illustration skills
  • Previous experience working for a supplier for the high street retailers
  • Effective communicator at all levels
  • Experience of presenting ideas through design boards
  • Ability to create detailed design specifications