Senior Outerwear Designer

Recruiter
Vohs and Co Retail Recruitment
Location
United Kingdom
Salary
Up to £55,000 per annum Salary is in Euros €55,000
Posted
07 Oct 2017
Closes
07 Nov 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our agency has been retained on an incredibly exciting opportunity in Spain, Barcelona to work for a very Fashion Design agency specialising in designing quick response womenswear fashion across Outerwear and Soft Separates.The opportunity is for a trend driven Senior Outerwear Designer to join their growing ‘International’ team.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Being responsible for designing and developing Outerwear garments
  • Trend presentations to senior level, commercially identifying fabric/styles appropriate to the business
  • Confidently Initiate the Design and Development from concept to production
  • Undertake regular Comparative shop reports and fashion trends
  • International travel including Trade Exhibitions
  • Working closely within a team of designers, buyers and technologists to create commercial products
  • Ability to work effectively with customer design briefs

Key Skills:

  • The ability to work under pressure and tight deadlines
  • At least 5 years’ relevant experience within Outerwear
  • Appropriate Software Design packages (Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign)
  • The ability to translate catwalk designs into a commercial product
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Team player with excellent management skills
  • Strong communicator both internally and with clients
  • Ability to work independently and to adhere to the critical path

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