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Technical Outerwear Designer

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  • Date Posted:
    03 August 2023
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    On Application
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  • Work Hours:
    Full time
  • Contact:
    Angela Wilkinson
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Job Description

 Our client is a leading supplier of protective clothing to the military, special forces and emergency services. They have developed a specialist reputation for designing and engineering some of the best quality, functional clothing & equipment out there. Based in Devon they are now looking to strengthen their team with Designers with a real interest in this highly technical field. 

Technical Outerwear Designer - The role: 
This role is in a very fast paced environment based full time in Exeter. 

  • You will be working alongside a talented team and have access to the on-site production unit.
  • Your remit will be to develop cutting edge technical clothing and accessories for the military and law enforcement. 
  • There will be some overseas travel involved.

Technical outerwear Designer - The candidate:

  • You must have experience of designing technical outwear products and have a passion for this product area.
  • Must be competent with Illustrator and Photoshop. Plus, ideally CLO3D.
  • A clear understanding of how to build a full technical pack, including Bill of Materials
  • A clear understanding of garment construction and commercial garment manufacturing for technical outerwear
  • A good knowledge of fabrics - woven and knitted - with the ability to develop/source new fabrics
  • Print and graphic design knowledge would be beneficial
  • Must be able to communicate ideas and present collections, both internally and externally, to suppliers and customers
  • Must be a team player

Technical Outerwear Designer - The package:

  • Competitive salary DOE

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