Graduate Designer - Ladieswear

  • Job Reference: JS4476
  • Date Posted: 13 August 2019
  • Recruiter: u&i Recruitment Ltd
  • Location: Gloucestershire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Design
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Joanne Stratton
  • Email: joannes@uandirecruitment.co.uk

Job Description

The Company

Our client is a fabulous Brand of Womenswear and childrenswear.  They have an exciting opportunity for an entry level Designer to join their business. Working across ladieswear.  Must have retail and/or placement/intern design experience, preferably in ladieswear.

Graduate Designer - Ladieswear  - The Role:

  • Assist the Designer in trend research.
  • Support designer in creation of design technical packs.
  • Assist in the collation of colour palettes, fabric and trims packs to send with design technical packs to manufacturers for sampling.
  • Achieve deadlines set by Designers, planning and prioritising daily work and tasks.
  • Manage sample development critical path and understand how lead times are affected by country of origin.
  • Work with design and quality team to understand the health & safety requirements on all product areas.
  • Gain knowledge of best & worst selling lines at product level and keep best seller library up to date.

Graduate Designer - Ladieswear  - The Candidate:

  • Fashion Design Degree 
  • Exceptional communication, organisation and prioritisation skills.
  • Flexible team player with the ability to work under pressure. 
  • Proficient user of Microsoft packages & sound knowledge of different design systems (Adobe Suite) preferred.
  • Possesses an excellent eye for detail and proportions.
  • Excellent drawing skills and experience with technical drawings in order to help team with design packs.
  • Ability to identify key trends, shapes, colours and looks.
  • Full clean driving license and own transport is essential

Graduate Designer - Ladieswear  - The Package:

- Competitive depending on experience

Due to the anticipated interest in this role only short listed candidates will be contacted.