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Designer - Ladies Jerseywear

Job Title: Designer - Ladies Jerseywear
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: East Midlands
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Dependent on Experience
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q90441
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: DMB.98677.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: November 20, 2012 15:06

Job Description

The opportunity has arisen for an experienced Ladieswear Designer to join the head office team of this leading retailer. Due to the continued success of the department the team is now looking to recruit a Jersey specialist to assist with the current product offering. Reporting in to the Senior Designer you will work to ensure that all designs incorporate the latest fashion trends and meet the customer's needs in terms of look, fit and feel. Your key responsibilities will include: * Managing your workload effectively in order to complete all designs within the desired timeframes * Producing mood boards to show the overall vision of your area as well as key design influences such as colour, shapes and style * Identifying new design opportunities and presenting these to the team and Design Manager accordingly * Working closely with the Buying and Quality teams to ensure all samples and prototypes reflect your original designs * Oversee the workload of junior members in your team To be successful as the Ladies' Jersey Designer, you will: * Currently be working as an established [Fashion Designer](/searches/fashion-designer-jobs), ideally within Ladies Jerseywear, or with previous experience within this area * Have experience working in-house for a high street retailer, or a supplier to key high street accounts * Have confidence when proposing new ideas and discussing products within the team * Have experience using Adobe, Photoshop and Illustrator along with other relevant design packages * Be educated to degree level, or equivalent, within a relevant field such as Design, Textiles or Fashion * Have a genuine passion for product, design and the latest trends This is a fantastic opportunity if you're a confident and ambitious Ladieswear Designer who is keen to take the next step within your career. In return for your hard work and dedication you'll rewarded with a competitive salary and package as well as the opportunity to form a long term and stable career with the business.