Creative Director / Design Director

Location
London
Salary
Market related
Posted
15 Sep 2016
Closes
13 Oct 2016
Ref
DJM55128/001
Contact
Dex Moore
Function
Design
Sector
Womenswear
Job Type
Permanent

Short description intro...

An amazing opportunity has arisen for a Creative Director / Design Director to join a leading supplier with a high street fashion client base.

 

About the company...

Our client is an established international supplier based in central London who design and manufacture on-trend Multiproduct Ladieswear to popular High street fashion retail outlets.

About the Senior Design role...

This high street supplier is looking someone operating at a director level or looking to make that next step with experience operating in a high street, fashion forward business.

 

This is a truly exciting opportunity to work with a rapidly expanding business and dynamic team.

 

  • Needs to do continuous research and make trend presentations for every season covering all shapes , concepts , trims, fabrics to the key individuals of the group including management , designers and sales reps 

  • overlooking the entire designer network across all countries to create a common platform for working and sharing of information and research. 

  • Monthly trend spotting 

  • Attend all fabric and trim shows for research 

  • Catwalk research presentation, seasonal and resort 

  • Initial presentation to all new clients 

  • Creating a client meeting design presentation format for the group

  • Training the designers to work with one format of presentation with all clients at every meeting 

  • Creating systems and process to avoid duplications and optimise the sharing of research , sample shopping 

  • Sample shopping and research across all fashion destinations 

  • Travelling will be involved  

  • About you…

  • Providing strong and consistent product direction, owning the process of balancing the range to include development of seasonal key looks and trends, fashion items and essential pieces.

  • Overseeing range development ensuring the product reflects the brand strategy and the season is logically and commercially thought through

  • Overseeing department review processes to maximise opportunities and minimise risks

  • Developing a high performing team

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    Freedom Factor

    This is a great opportunity to join this well respected company and be a part of their international creative team.

    Call to Action: If this Design role interests you, please click the ‘Apply’ button and submit your cv and portfolio and quote reference DJM55128

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