Knitwear Designer

Recruiter
Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
Location
Manchester
Salary
20000.0000
Posted
08 Feb 2017
Closes
08 Mar 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Ladies Knitwear Designer, Manchester

Your new company
An established and successful fashion clothing company who work alongside leading UK and international high-street retailers now have an exciting job opportunity for a ladies Knitwear Designer.

Your new role
You will design a fashion forward high street knitwear range for womenswear. Working closely with other members for the team you will be involved in all aspects of the business from initial concept to finished product. On a day-to-day you will research trends,this includes producing trend boards and sketches of new ideas. Furthermore you will have opportunities to attend fashion shows and go on shopping trips in the UK and abroad to look at emerging trends and to buy samples to work from. From these trips you will translate your ideas into commercial design for the mass market and to produce artwork of styles to show to customers.

What you'll need to succeed
You must have excellent CAD skills (photoshop / illustrator) and be able to produced detailed tech specs. You must have specialist experience working on ladies knitwear and have a beautifully presented design portfolio aimed at a fashion forward high-street customer.

What you'll get in return
Opportunity for progression. Competitive salary that will be reviewed.

What you need to do now
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