Freelance Licensewear Designer

Location
London
Salary
£25000 - £40000 per annum + Dependent on experience
Posted
07 Oct 2016
Closes
04 Nov 2016
Ref
RK898759
Contact
Ruth Crook
Function
Design
Sector
Wholesale
Job Type
Temporary
Level
Junior
An amazing opportunity has become available for a Freelance License wear Designer to work for this leading Supplier; this is a dynamic company with exciting prospects. This role is based in Central London. You must have a passion for trends and new designers, and want to be a apart of an exciting journey with an innovative and reactive supplier!

The Role

*Responsibility for the design, development and trends of licensed product; across either Menswear, Womenswear or Childrenswear.
*Ability to work as a team creating mood and trend boards,
*Collaborate with buying to develop each product from concept to production, with attention to detail at every stage.
*Offer new ideas and participate in team meetings.
*Planning of development calendar to achieve option plan for key dates.
*Inspirational trips- to research product for all areas of the business.
*Travelling to Turkey and Eastern Europe to develop product and range build.
*Liaising with your Account Manager on development, fabric and trim sourcing and approvals.
*Understanding of designing to a price point.
*Liaising with production on all order approvals and costing issues.

The Candidate

*Industry experience as a Licensewear Designer within a commercial business is essential.
*A clear drive and enthusiasm for fashion and detailing.
*Passion of current fashion trends / looks.
*Global market awareness.
*Proactive and inspirational researcher.
*Eye for colour, trend and fashion.
*Strong technical skills and knowledge.
*Attention to detail and ability to meet design brief.
*Strong interpersonal skills.

Please attach artwork onto CV pages for consideration!