Designer - Maternity Cover Contract
Our Client designs and manufactures ladies outerwear, tailoring and separates supplying major UK retailers. They pride themselves on their design integrity and creative flair to produce unique, contemporary garments. They are looking to recruit a Designer to join their proactive design team in West Yorkshire on a Maternity Cover Contract.
In this role you will design commercial ranges of ladieswear for each High Street customer, working closely with the pattern cutter and sample room to perfect samples before they are sent to the factories in Vietnam, China and Eastern Europe. You should be CAD literate (Photoshop/Illustrator) with a good eye for trends and strong knowledge of fabrics/fabric sourcing. You will visit customers to present ranges and attend fit sessions as required as well as travelling for trend research/shows.
This role requires an established Designer with a proven track record in Ladieswear Design, specifically outerwear, tailoring and separates for major UK retailers. You must be proactive and organised with the ability to work as part of a team and to tight deadlines.
This is a Maternity Cover Contract of around 15 months and offers a highly competitive salary that will be based on experience and expertise.A full job brief will be discussed with short listed candidates.