Activewear Ladies Brand Designer

  • Job Reference: js4738
  • Date Posted: 9 August 2021
  • Recruiter: u&I Search Ltd.
  • Location: Scotland
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Design
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Joanne Stratton
  • Email: joannes@uandisearch.com

Job Description

The Company

Our client a fast paced, multi product fashion business. They now have an exciting opportunity for a Designer solely for Ladies Activewear for an exciting new brand. This will suit a creative designer who is pro-active, trend driven with an innovative approach to their work.  The Activewear Designer must have previous experience in a similar role and be ready to hit the ground running, with a positive ‘can-do’ attitude and excellent communication and organisation skills.

Activewear Ladies Brand Designer - The Role:

Research and deliver trends every season – fabric, colour, prints, graphics, techniques, shape. Identifying areas for development.
Designing innovative yet commercial collections for the brand. 
Complete design packs for factories, in an accurate and clear manner.
Liaising closely with the tech & merch teams in both the UK & Far East.
Working closely with management, presenting trends and collections.
Attend fit sessions, updating tech packs with all design changes.
Managing own workload and deadlines adhering to the CP.
Helping to plan photo shoots.
Travel abroad for meetings, research/shopping, and factory/supplier visits.

Activewear Ladies Brand Designer - The Candidate:

Minimum 5yrs proven track record in ladies activewear.
Excellent organisational and good planning skills, with an attention to detail.
Competent CAD user, with a strong knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator & InDesign.
Strong presenting skills across all levels.
Proven ability to coach and mentor junior members of the team. 
An ability to prioritise and multi-task, and work to critical, sometimes tight deadlines.
Must have a commercial eye and be able to design true activewear and be self-motivated and confident in their abilities.

Activewear Ladies Brand Designer - The Package:

- Competitive salary dependant on experience

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