A successful fashion company based in the North East, are looking to recruit a Designer to join their successful team on a Maternity Cover contract. The chosen Designer will work across predominately men’s and boy’s woven shirts. The Designer will complete trend research, work to briefs, design and develop men’s and boy’s casual and smart woven shirt ranges, whilst working closely with the overseas factories. The Designer will also be involved in fabric sourcing and liaising with the fabric mills. Applicants for this Designer position must have previously worked within a similar role across either men’s and/or boy’s woven garments/shirts. Photoshop and Illustrator literacy is required, as well as excellent communication and presentation skills. This is a 12 – 14 month Maternity Cover contract.
Men’s Casual Shirting Designer £doe * Retailer * SPAIN My client a leading retailer with a premium handwriting is looking for an experienced Men’s Casual Shirting Designer to join the team and build the collection. The role of a Men’s Casual Shirting Designer involves: Completing trend research and using this to product an innovative collection seasonally Collating research into mood and trend boards and predicting material direction Range building working closely with the buying and technical teams to ensure newness in the range Completing spec sheets and technical packs for your designs Travelling for inspiration and sourcing This fast paced business require a motivated, passionate candidate who is ready for a new challenge and who wants to make an impact. The successful candidate will have gained experience within a premium/luxury Men’s Casual Shirting Designer role Please send your CV in a word doc to Salma Sodawala We regret that due to volume, only suitable candidates will be contacted.
Womenswear Designer – Brand – London – Salary up to £30k per annum A very exciting opportunity has arisen for a Womanswear Designer to join one of the most talked about online brands since its launch at the beginning of the year. About the company... The Brand is known for creating clothes that are classic but playful to suit many and with a price point that hovers between the high-street and contemporary sectors. About the Design role... The role is an excellent opportunity for someone who comes from a High-end high street background that loves to push concepts forward, and to really be able to make there mark on the brand. About you… The ideal candidate must be an established Woven Womenswear designer or a proficient Junior Designer looking for the next step. Ideally come from a commercial background working for the UK High street - either for a retailer or a supplier. You must be a confident designer who is able to work with autonomy and sell your ideas. Multiproduct designer Woven’s and Jersey Strong Presentation skills Comfortable working in a fast paced environment Strong eye for colour and trends Needs to be proficient in Adobe Photoshop & Illustrator Very good knowledge of fabrics and trends. Experience working within in a highend brand an adv
A growing womenswear brand are looking for a Designer to join their team! This is a great opportunity for a Junior Designer to work on a well-known, trend lead brand and supplier to the high street. Working on various cateogories across ladies wear, you will work independently whilst reporting into the Senior Designer. As Designer your responsibilities will include: *Developing themes, and gathering trend research, proposing seasonal colour pallets for 2 collections per year *Producing a trend led collections that are creative and commercial across ladies multi product *Producing full technical specs, including measurements and explanation of details for styles main in the factories *Ensuring costing is in line with company expectations, to ensure projects are profitable *Fabric and research trips to China at least twice yearly *Liaising with fabric suppliers re sample developments and specs, following through to the final stages of building the collection *Working to critical path to ensure styles and designed and developed within the desired time frame, working closely with other teams within the business including Sales, Marketing, Garment Techs, and Production and Merchandising teams *Attend fittings *Ensuring quality standards are maintained for designs and samples throughout the collections *Helping to produce sales packs for Buyers *Assist with marketing including photoshoots for catalogues
A great opportunity for Designer of Printed Textiles and graphics One with a successful ladies and children’s fashion supplier to the major High Street retailers As a Designer of Printed Textiles you will work closely with the multiple retailers to create commercial designs. This will include graphics, placement and all over prints for mainly jersey garments This will also include the design of character merchandise and for these you will work closely with the licensors for approval Provide design and colour specifications to the suppliers and manage the critical path for sampling Carry out market research and visit trade shows and suppliers The person will be supporting the Senior Designer and Design Manager Educated to Degree level you will need to have gained at least 3 years’ experience of designing graphics and all over prints for the commercial fashion market. It is also important that you have gained experience of working with licensed product and have worked with multiple retailers and understand the mass fashion market. Good PhotoShop / Illustrator and IT skills required A great fast paced environment
An established online and high street supplier are looking for a ladies wear Designer/Production Coordinator to join their team. As Wovens Designer/Production Coordinator your main responsibilities will be to design and develop products for a well-known customer base whilst ensuring the critical path is adhered to and delivery times are kept. As Designer/Production Coordinator your responsibilities will be: *Liaising with designers and buyers in order to develop new and existing styles *Designing across ladies wear multi product - wovens, softs *Liaising and negotiating costs with factories in regards to fabric and trims *Creating detailed spec sheets for factories to ensure a quality first sample followed by final production *Measuring first samples and checking grading, relaying any issues to the factories *Attending fit sessions with clients and communicating all comments to factories *As Production Coordinator you will ensure delivery lead times are met and customers are kept up to date This role requires both design experience and someone with the ability to fully manage the manufacturing process - you will see your design right through from first stages to sealed sample to production. As a Designer, you will enjoy the creative side of making mood boards and conducting trend research. As Production Coordinator you will always strive to satisfy your customers' needs by following the critical path and meeting dead
A Designer is required for the go to brand for some of the world's biggest female stars! We are looking for a talented Womenswear Designer with a proven track record of successfully designing for ladies fashion forward going out and statement pieces. This is an incredibly exciting brand and with a huge celeb following and presence in the press. The successful candidate will work within a small team of Designers and Assistants, bringing fresh ideas to the table with business growth in mind. You will be highly commercial, with an excellent eye for the latest trends and the ability to react quickly to the ever changing world of fashion! You will have a young and edgy handwriting, with experience working on trendy, high fashion occasion and going out wear. You will need to make a statement with your designs! Your responsibilities will include: *Designing high fashion, statement pieces with the latest trends in mind *Working closely with the Director and Design team *Researching womenswear trends and presenting new ideas to the Director and team *Constantly creating best sellers *Sourcing new fabrics and trims - travelling at least twice a year on sourcing trips to China *Handling the development of each garment before handing over to Production, working closely with the Machinists, Pattern Cutters and Garment Techs We are considering various levels for this role from Junior through to established Designer. T
Accessories Designer / Soft Accessories Designer My client are the UK's premier supplier of quality hats, gloves and scarves. Due to continued growth and success they are now looking for a creative, motivated Soft Accessories Designer to join the Design Team. Experience of forward fashion Accounts would be an advantage where fast paced trend reaction is key. This is an exciting area of the business with massive growth potential, and applicants must be ready to hit the ground running! This role is focused on designing exciting, trend-led hats, gloves and scarves for an impressive list of customers, while developing customer relationships through meetings and visits. Our ideal candidate will be able to conceptualise and design from briefs, whilst keeping to critical path deadlines, adhering to brand values, servicing the target consumer and understanding target price points. They will have a great eye for detail, be able to prioritise their workload and will enjoy delivering eye-catching, profitable product to the business. Applicants must be commercially aware and proactive with outstanding communication skills and at least a couple of years experience designing fashion accessories, preferably within hats, gloves and scarves. Excellent time-management skills are vital, as is the ability to present at a senior level. Applicants should be confident users of Illustrator and Photoshop, and CAD skills are essential. PLEASE NOTE: Unfortunately due to
Great opportunity - become part of our Swindon Team! ProCook the Uk's leading retailer for exceptional quality Cookware , Kitchen Knives, Accessories and Utensils, are recruiting ..... We seek an Enthusiastic full time SUPERVISOR to join our team at Great Western Designer Outlet If you have strong retail experience (incl. face to face sales), a passion cooking and a desire to reach and exceed store targets through outstanding customer service then we would love to hear from you. Full product training will be given and you will be working within an established team of dedicated sales people. If you live locally, are looking for a new and exciting challenge - get in touch and hear about the opportunity we can offer
Great opportunity - become part of our Wembley Team! ProCook the Uk's leading retailer for exceptional quality Cookware , Kitchen Knives, Accessories and Utensils, are recruiting ..... We seek an Enthusiastic full time SUPERVISOR to join our team at London Designer Outlet If you have strong retail experience (incl. face to face sales), a passion cooking and a desire to reach and exceed store targets through outstanding customer service then we would love to hear from you. Full product training will be given and you will be working within an established team of dedicated sales people. If you live locally, are looking for a new and exciting challenge - get in touch and hear about the opportunity we can offer
The Company Our client is a leading outdoor clothing and equipment retailer with outlets throughout Australasia and is now the 8th biggest outdoor brand in the world. They now have a rare opportunity for a talented Equipment Designer to join their team in Christchurch. Equipment Designer - The Role: Work within the team to research, design and develop all equipment designs from concept through to the pre-production sample. Take the lead on innovation and market potential for NPD ensuring products meet market requirements Assist the Senior Designer to support and direct the design team in both project work and long-term strategy. Critically review current ranges within the equipment category to ensure they meet current market requirement Work with key stakeholders to research, design and develop new equipment range requirements Ensure designs are consistent to the brand vision including: - Cohesive individual designs - Range plans - Long term design projects - Colourways & palettes - Key seasonal theme boards Focus on innovation, a point of difference and the identification of market potential for new products Work closely with merchandisers to ensure development is in accordance with agreed timelines, stock holding, target costs and budgets Equipment Designer - The Candidate:
Due to continued growth, our client is seeking a highly motivated and innovative Designer/Product Developer with a good understanding of garment construction and extensive CAD design skills to join a friendly and forward thinking team with superb scope for development and progression. Duties & Responsibilities: Extensive liaison and relationship building with customers Responsible for producing CAD designs within lingerie, nightwear and swimwear Putting together mood and trend boards Extensive factory liaison Attending Overseas sample shopping trips Checking and monitoring of samples, working within cost parameters and following through all stages of product development Skills & Experience: Several years experience working as a high street Designer within Lingerie, nightwear or swimwear Extensive CAD design skills Must be self motivated with excellent relationship building skills are vital PLEASE NOTE: Unfortunately due to the volume of applications being received we can only respond to those offering the relevant experience as outlined in the advertisement. If you have not heard from us within 48 hours, then you may presume that your application has been unsuccessful.
I am currently recruiting for a Creative Designer for an amazing international supplier. You will be willing to relocate to Hong Kong and will have an excellent understanding of the USA, UK and EU markets within adult and childrenswear Costume Designer for adult and children for a wide variety of international retailers within a creative design team. Understanding costing and designing to target prices. Monitoring our showroom and managing it's contents and layout Assisting with professional photo shoots and casting Certificate/Diploma/degree in Fashion Design or related disciplines Two years design experience in a related industry but fresh graduate will also be considered An insight to USA, UK and the EU market would also be beneficial Creative, self-motivated, strong interpersonal and organizational skills Proficient in using Illustrator and Photoshop, to have illustration or graphic design skills will be highly beneficial Basic sewing skills would be beneficial PLEASE NOTE: Unfortunately due to the volume of applications being received we can only respond to those offering the relevant experience as outlined in the advertisement. If you have not heard from us within 48 hours, then you may presume that your application has been unsuccessful.
I am working on a Cook and Dine Designer with an established Retailer in their Homeware design team. The area will cover Tableware, Bakeware, Cookware, Softer textiles such as napkins/table cloths. You will need experience in 3D software & technical drawing as well as Photoshop/Illustrator. Also key experience in technical hard goods preferably Cook & Dine & industry knowledge of ceramics, with a working knowledge of the Cook area. You will need to have a contemporary directional eye for the more aspirational product combined with commercial key pieces. The successful Designer will work as an integral part of this retailer's large homeware team. This amazing opportunity to drive the product range forward. There will be overseas travel to the Far East to work closely with factories, along with travel to trade shows and inspirational trips. You will have already gained significant experience working in a similar role within a retailer or manufacturer. Excellent cad skills are essential including Photoshop and Illustrator. As a person you will be creative, hard working, dedicated with a positive outlook, can do approach. Must be able to work as part of a team with strong communication skills You will need to have a degree in 3D Product design or equivalent. If you have the relevant experience for this role, please click the apply button to send your CV (word doc) to Sally Dawson, remembering to state your current sala
Our client is one of the UK's leading distributors of Timber Materials within the construction industry. Due to their continued success and expansion, we have a fantastic opportunity as we are recruiting a Designer in a leading Branch within the company. Key responsibilities include: - Staff management - Managing sales strategy to increase branch sales - Key account management - Stock management - Health and Safety - Interpreting figures and acting upon them - Staff training - Co-ordinating promotions The ideal candidate would need to have current or very recent experience working as a Designer with experience of I-Beam, Posi-Joist's and Engineered floors, and Roof Truss design for a timber merchant, with good working knowledge of all types of building materials. You would also need to have a
Design, Designer, Softs, Womenswear, Supplier Your new company Hays Retail are currently working with a Leading Fashion Supplier to recruit for a Softs Designer. The company offer some of the UK's best loved brands and are looking to recruit a highly skilled and enthusiastic Designer to join a Women's Wear own brand. Your new role You will be involved in all facets of the business from initial conception through to finished product. You will be well versed in trend analysis and Design in order to bring top quality products to market. Designing High Street Fashion - experience in High street design beneficial. You will be skilled in creating trend boards and sketches of new ideas. Translate your initial concepts into finished products and artworks that can be taken to market. You will have the ability to communicate clearly and confidently with suppliers based in multiple time zones. Attend sales meetings with customers and conduct market research with both customers and suppliers to develop commercially viable ranges. You will be fluent in creating Design sheets and garment specifications in order to achieve quality samples. Make amendments in collaboration with the Design team to samples What you'll need to succeed A Fashion Degree or equivalent Experience designing women's Softs
Style, taste and personality, the perfect palette for our studio About Our Studio... Making moments, raising a smile, invoking a belly laugh … Classic, contemporary designs synonymous with Hallmark’s high standards, our Own Brand studio create designs which personify our customer’s unique brand, connecting with their shopper’s individual style and taste. About The Role... The designer will support in the delivery of new and innovative product for Hallmark/Own Brand Portfolio. As a designer you will work closely in conjunction with the creative manager/studio manager to deliver product solutions for several customer accounts. About You... You will be required to work in a fast paced environment and can interpret briefs using societal and creative trends and identify new and different solutions. You will exhibit excellent levels of typography, illustration, colour, compositional skills along with a good level of productivity to help achieve a high level of design quality. We surround ourselves with the people and things that inspire us to do our best work each and every day. We will be really keen to see you
At Lipsy, we always look to captivate, delight and create the most inspirational collections for our Lipsy customer. Every product we design has a unique Lipsy handwriting that is sensual, sexy and feminine no matter the trend or season. At Lipsy, Design is the very heart of our business and we set trends both for the rest of our business and for our customers. We have a very exciting opportunity for an established Designer to join our team, designing our separates and day dresses collections. Not only will you embark on the Lipsy girl’s fashion journey and become an integral part of a highly talented Design team, you’ll also work alongside some of the best Buyers in the industry. Your challenge is to bring new ideas to life, to create and to be courageous and of course to be commercial. Your background in designing separates and dresses for womenswear within a fashion retailer, coupled with your understanding of garment construction and manufacturing techniques will enable you to understand the pace and detail that we work with to design and create beautiful collections for our Lipsy girl. You must have experience of the whole design and development process from trend research to sample development as well as have excellent drawing skills, hand drawing skills is essential.
The Company: An experienced Designer is needed to join a leading supplier of footwear and accessories including plush toys and slippers to various high street retailers including George, F&F, Next, New Look and many more. You will be working on a mix of slipper and plush toy designs for a high street retailer. The Role: Designing for set customers across varying signatures from concept to production. Gaining an in depth understanding of product needs within primary customer. Keeping up to date with product in store for that customer/what they have bought from the company. At the start of each season/phase review last years phase for time of year and ensure all options are covered with move – ons/new ideas. Fully understand design ideas that customer likes and dislikes and what works for them to get hit rate first time with CAD work. Provide seasonal range builds focused at the primary account working on. Shop bi-weekly for new ideas and work on these with your primary customer in mind, noting areas competitors for primary customer are selling that could work for the customer. Use the internet to ensure you are on top of the trends and product most suitable for primary account – circulate this information to the team and primary customer. Develop a relationship with the Buyers within t
The Company: An exciting opportunity for an ambitious Account Manager / Designer (Ladieswear) to join a supplier to a number of big retailers such as Lipsy, Asos and Boohoo. They are looking to develop relationships with Accounts such as Topshop, River Island and New Look. The Role: Building brand loyalty, working with Retailer Buyers and Independent Concessions promoting new season designs. Attending trade shows. Analysing and monitoring product performance, updating Buyers and Designers on best sellers and feedback. Arranging weekly sales meetings with customers. Business Development, looking to expand current company base Liaising with all internal teams, design, warehouse, marketing, merchandising, quality etc. Market research. Skills Required: Previous experience gained in a sales role within the fashion industry is ideal. Highly motivated. Proven track record of sales. Articulate, numerate, proactive and passionate. Ability to maintain and develop client relationships. Able to meet and work to demanding deadlines. Fully IT literate. Able to travel if and when required. We regret that due to the volume of applications, only su