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Senior Lingerie Designer

Job Title: Senior Lingerie Designer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dubai
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q88537
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: RBJ.05339.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: June 20, 2012 17:57

Job Description

A leading international high street fashion retailer is currently recruiting a talented Senior Lingerie Designer for its international HQ based in Dubai. As a Senior Lingerie Designer, your duties will include: * Designing lingerie catering to the high street market by always keeping the customer in mind * Fabric research and development to the final fitting stage * Closely managing the process from concept stage through to specs and final designs * Designing garments for all seasons, creating colour palettes for the ranges and creating factory packs alongside the Product Developers to forward to factories for creation of garment samples * Presenting the range for sign off and adjustments * Communicating information clearly and accurately to the Product & Technical Development teams to ensure correct sampling and costings are achieved The ideal candidate will have: * An education to degree level or equivalent * Strong experience as a Lingerie Designer within high street fashion, preferably with experience working within the UK or Europe * Experience of managing relationships with factories and suppliers * Proven track record of delivering in-season product * Project Management experience * Proven ability to manage internal relationships and communications * The ability to work as an individual and part of a team with a hands-on approach * Strong time management and prioritisation skills and the ability to perform under pressure * Fantastic communication skills and the ability to connect with and inspire people at different levels * Acute commercial awareness and the ability to keep abreast of current season trends & sales and create products in-season to meet demands In return, the Senior Lingerie Designer will have the chance to live a great expat lifestyle, with a tax free salary including full relocation assistance, a strong bonus potential and other attractive company benefits. If you are seeking the opportunity to work for a fast-paced and hugely expanding global retailer, living in a exciting city with the ability to catapult your career to the next level, please apply now with an up to date CV.