Design Manager – Knitwear

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02 Sep 2016
30 Sep 2016
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This is a great opportunity for a Design Manager  of ladies knitwear. Working for this multiple retailer you will be responsible for overseeing the design and development of ladies commercial fashion  product. Flat and circular knits.

The Design Manager will be responsible for  leading a small team and for working closely with the Buyers to agree  the trends for seasonal collections

You will provide trend direction from your market research.  Source and advise on yarns and fabrics.

Manage the technical packs and ensure all relevant detail is provided for the suppliers

Oversee the development and fit of garments as well as  ensuring on time delivery of samples.

Attend trade shows and visit suppliers.

Educated to Degree level you may currently be working as a Design Manager or Senior Designer of ladies knitted apparel .You will need to have gained experience of working within a large retail environment or with a significant supplier . A sound knowledge of knitwear is required along with the ability and experience of leading others whilst continuing to be  a hands on Designer

Experience of Photoshop and Illustrator is required along with freehand sketching

If you are ready to work with a great business forward your CV along with some examples of recent design work

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