Menswear 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

Menswear Designer, Manchester - New Job Opportunity

Menswear Designer (Sports Luxe Fashion Apparel)

Your new role
As part of our menswear design team you will be assisting in designing a range of sportswear fashion for two lifestyle sports luxe own brands. The design position would include researching, developing and designing a sportswear range identifying key shapes for the season, good fabric knowledge and building a range which offers choice for our customer. You will be expected to be able to produce mood boards for each season per brand. Reacting to sales information and being able to design commercially relevant fashion forward ranges, by researching current and future trends sourced from different platforms.

What you'll need to succeed
In order to be successful within this role you need to have previous experience in designing for a sportswear fashion within menswear. You must have an excellent set of technical skills including Photoshop / Illustrator / Adobe / CAD / . As well as this you need to have strong tech spec skills and have highly proficient technical drawing abilities. You will need to be very self-motivated and enthusiastic with an ability to work within a team. You also need to be willing to travel in the UK for client meetings and inspirational purposes and to travel internationally for development trips. You will be expected to have an existing and extensive research bank or blog roll, and be up to date with current catwalk and industry trends, alongside a relevant fashion degree with experience within a lifestyle and sportswear brand.

What you'll get in return
Plenty of opportunity for progression. Competitive salary that will be reviewed. Generous Holiday allowance. Free onsite carpark.

What you need to do now
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