Senior Designer

Expiring today

West Yorkshire
£25000 - £30000 per annum + SALARY IS AN AGENCY GUIDE ONLY
29 Aug 2016
26 Sep 2016
Claire Harker-Gill
Job Type
Job description: Senior Designer

The Company: Our client is a globally recognised brand, which has grown rapidly into a leading multimillion pound business. They are looking for an ambitious Costume and Accessories Designer to work on kids, women's and men's multi product.

Dress Up Designer - The Role
*Responsible for creating imaginative designs for existing and new customers, ensuring good customer service and relationship building throughout.
*Design and manage your own ranges, including creative research, competition analysis, CAD, working drawings, problem solve, project co-ordinate and attend regular customer meetings.
*Range planning to ensure the best and most cost effective ranges are developed, including planning of fabrics used across the ranges.
*Although the role will be office based, you will be expected to travel throughout the UK regularly, and overseas as required.

Dress Up Designer - The Candidate
*A background in childrenswear or fancy dress.
*Fashion design degree educated or similar.
*Good knowledge of manufacturing process and dealing with Far East factories.
*Highly competent CAD skills required - Adobe Suite knowledge is essential
* Experience in dealing with buyers from multiples / retail.
* Experience of designing licensed product would be an advantage but not essential
* The ideal candidate will be creative, pro-active, able to self-manage, adaptable, passionate and be commercially switched on.
* The ability to manage more junior designers would be an advantage

Dress up Designer - The Package
*Dependant on experience