Ladies Swimwear Designer (m/f)

We offer comprehensive on the job training and an interesting remuneration package and benefits.
05 Jan 2017
02 Feb 2017
Retail, Womenswear
Job Type

C&A is looking for :

Ladies Swimwear Designer (m/f)


At C&A Buying we design, develop and source fashion clothing collections that are sold in over 1500 stores across 20 countries.

C&A’s Designers team is looking to expand within its European Head Office in Dusseldorf.  As an experienced Designer Ladies Swimwear Designer, you’ll have the opportunity to work in a dynamic and international environment and attain a high level of responsibility. Do you have design experience, a great sense of style and keep up to date with all the latest trends? Are you someone who thrives in a team, gains personal satisfaction in developing beautiful and inspiring designs that brings out the best in our Customer, the best in HER? Then this is the role for you!


What you’ll do

  • Manage the design and development process from concept sketching to final sampling for the assigned business unit in close collaboration with the Technical Designers and Sourcing partners.
  • Focus on fitting trends in colour, fabric, print and silhouette.
  • Work closely with the Product Managers, supporting them in building the collection structure.
  • Regularly visit the stores to better understand the customer environment and gain insight through observing our customers’ behaviour, preferences, needs and more.


What to bring

  • College degree in Fashion Design or related field.
  • At least  3 years of Design experience.
  • Working knowledge of garment construction, textiles, current finishing techniques and processes.
  • Excellent English language skills and preferably a fluency in one more other language.
  • Advanced knowledge of MS Excel, MS Word and Adobe Illustrator.
  • An artistic hand and strong sense of color and style.
  • Strong interpersonal, communication and negotiation skills.
  • A keen eye for detail and ability to work independently in a fast paced environment.
  • A strong team spirit and a positive, outgoing, highly energetic and motivational personality.


What we offer

A dynamic and fascinating job within a fast-paced international work environment.

We also offer comprehensive on the job training and an attractive remuneration package and benefits.  



Are you ready to join our team and bring out the best in HER?

Apply here and upload your English application letter, CV and portfolio.

We look forward to getting to know you!