Menswear Designer - Premium Fashion Brand

Recruiter
Quest Search and Selection Ltd
Location
London, South East England
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Are you currently a Menswear Designer looking for your next step? We have an exciting Menswear Designer opportunity available for this premium fashion retailer based in their London head office. The brand has an emphasis on providing its customers with style and quality.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Identify trends and competitor analysis to input to Head of Design
  • Issuing of sketches, flat drawings and technical sheets which will be sent to their manufacturer
  • Action and approving of lab dips
  • Attending regular fit sessions with the Garment Tech team, paying attention to quality control
  • Close following up with manufacturers during sampling and sealing process

As a Menswear Designer, the essential skills will include:

  • Experience designing Menswear casual or formal within a fashion brand is essential
  • Technical knowledge on garment construction on all categories and finishes
  • Pattern cutting knowledge and costing experience is beneficial
  • Strong contemporary hand drawing skills and also the capability to work on Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and Excel

You will grasp the understanding of the brands signature shapes and best sellers and communicate through commercial designs right for the brand profile. You will be a confident communicator dealing directly with Manufacturers, Technical, QC and Buying teams.

This is an exciting period for the company who are going through change therefore a great time to join the business and make a real change. They are a small friendly company where you will have a voice and will be in a hands-on role.

If you feel you have the skills and experience, please reply with an up to date CV today!

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We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible.

Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.