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Head of Childrenswear Design

Job Title: Head of Childrenswear Design
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Paris
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q91231
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: BNM.09121.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: January 09, 2013 10:30

Job Description

This leading international retailer with stores throughout the world is looking for a Head of Design for its Childrenswear department in an integral role that is essential to the growth of the Apparel division. The Head of Childrenswear Design will be expected to: * Interact closely with the Board of Directors to produce the range and direction of the collection * Design, develop, implement and control all product areas covering Childrenswear from ages 2-16 years for buys and girls * Be integral to the design, planning, organising and co-ordination of each range of clothing articles in order to contribute to a profitable collection that is in line with the target populations need and wishes and that supports the brand's image The ideal candidate will have: * A degree or equivalent * Strong international Design experience with a similar aspirational retailer, ideally within childrenswear * Experience in Brand Development and creating new brands and relevant strategies to increase market share and profitability while analysing local and international threats * Strong commercial awareness and be used to working within a fast-paced environment In return, the Head of Design for Kidswear will receive a significant salary package, full relocation assistance and the chance to live an attractive expat lifestyle in a fantastic location with the opportunity to take your career to the next level. If this sounds like the opportunity you are seeking, please apply now with an up to date CV.