Designer / Buyer - Ladies Knitwear and Jackets

21 Feb 2013
13 Mar 2013
Job Type

Jessica Graaf Ltd , a Dublin based importer and supplier to department chains in Ireland and the UK has an opening for an experienced designer with experience in buying .

 We are growing year on year as a result of our highly commercial products, and excellent customer focus .

 The succesful candidate :

 - Educated to Degree standard in Fashion Design specialising in ladies knitwear and jackets.

- A track record in fashion design and buying …ideally ladies knitwear.

- Will have some knowledge of sourcing from the Far East.

- Must develop a balanced, commercial range from concept to the finished product.

- Must be commercially savvy , with an excellent understanding of mid-market retail fashion.

- Will be required to have a thorough technical garment [ including size specs ] and knit knowledge

- Must be flexible in their approach, a good team player and have the ability to work at a fast pace and in a pressurised environment

- Must have the ability to quickly adapt to a new envirnoment and be able to work on your own initiative.

- Excellent organisational, communication and PC skills [ including excel ] essential.

- Knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator will be helpful

- Ability to organise and prioritise workloads.

- Must be in constant communication with customers to understand their requirement in order to develop ranges.

- Will be required to communicate with Far East suppliers on a regular basis , and develop strong working relationships with these suppliers


 Travel to the far east an essential requirement.

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