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Senior Mens Jersey Designer

Job Title: Senior Mens Jersey Designer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q93756
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 29, 2013 09:42

Job Description

A highly exciting opportunity as a Senior Men’s Jersey Designer has arisen for a leading multination clothing, footwear and home products retailer based in London- with the option to work in London or the Midlands. To succeed in this role you will have thorough knowledge of menswear along with great communication and presentation skills and the ability to translate trends into fashionable men's jersey products. Key responsibilities include: * Managing your workload effectively. * Producing mood boards. * Identifying new design opportunities and presenting these to the team and Design Manager. * Working closely with the buying and quality teams in order to ensure all samples and prototypes reflect original designs. * Working closely with factories internationally managing sample developments. * Producing commercial & accurate design specifications. * Researching and developing new ranges to compliment and drive forward the existing product. You will: * Currently be working as an established Designer or Senior Designer. * Have experience working in house for a high street retailer or a major supplier. * Have confidence when proposing new ideas to the team. * Have experience using Adobe, Photoshop and Illustrator. * Have a genuine passion for menswear, design and the latest trends. * Have experience of travelling and working directly with factories in Europe, Far East and India. If you are able to work in a fast paced environment ; willing to regularly travel in Internationally and in the UK and capable of developing a range of on trend men’s jersey then please apply now! We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible. Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.