Ladies Outerwear Designer

Recruiter
Angela Harper Resourcing Ltd
Location
Manchester
Salary
Up to £23,000 per annum dependant on experience
Posted
13 Nov 2017
Closes
13 Dec 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Manchester
Salary c£23k dependant on exp.

My client, a leading and established supplier to all the major high street retailers, are seeking a Outerwear Designer.

You must have previous 18 months plus experience in designing outerwear and excellent interpretation and communication skills. You will work closely with the design, merchandising and Quality team . This role will suits an outerwear designer with excellent illustrator skills who can work in a fast-paced environment.

The Role:

• Working closely with the Senior Designer and design team to meet briefs.
• Developing new ranges to compliment and drive forward the existing product.
• Completing spec sheets and design packs.
• Researching trends and taking inspiration from this to produce, creative and innovative designs.

• Keeping up to date with fashion trends including colours and shapes.
• Maintaining the company identity and developing their product portfolio
• Extensive market research and comp shops.
• Working with factories in the Far East.
• Following critical paths and delivering products on budget.
• Understanding of deadlines and the corporate calendar.

Skills Required:

• MUST have experience in a similar role.
• Good knowledge of Photoshop and Illustrator.
• Commercial awareness.
• Excellent communication skills.
• Team player


This job was originally posted as www.retailchoice.com/job/77602278