[JOBS] JUNIOR DESIGNER : KNITWEAR
Contract Type: Full Time
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
My client based in Leicester is looking for a trend focused Junior Knitwear Designer to work predominantly on their ladieswear range but also a small amount of menswear.
You will be designing for Boohoo, Missguided, Nasty Gal and Pretty Little Thing so they are looking for a young commercial handwriting.
Main responsibilities will include:
Work closely with the design and development team
Sending and chasing samples for approval
Manage the yarns
Assisting the designer with development of new ranges and design techniques for the customers
Help prepare presentation ideas to the customers
Able to design to a price point
Attending sales meetings with existing and new customers
Liaising with overseas factories
Research catwalk trends
Put together mood boards for ladies woven tops ranges
A Knitwear Degree in ladieswear
Must have a flare for trend focused fashion fabrications and key styles
Can demonstrate experience of working in a fast paced and challenging environment.
Excellent organisational and time management skills
First class communication skills at all levels