Senior Designer/Design Manager - Womenswear
Fantastic opportunity to join an ever expanding fashion forward online retailer who deliver the latest trends and must have pieces.
As lead Designer/ Design Manager you must be able to identify and deliver exciting new trends and distinctive, fashionable, affordable product suitable for the youth market.
You will be a passionate leader who is able to inspire and develop a design team ensuring all members are working to their full potential whilst acquiring an in depth understanding of the customer.
You must take ownership of the WW department ensuring all trends, key season must haves and commercial opening price point products are delivered on time, with authority, whilst ensuring the personality of the brand is consistent.
Ideally will have multi product experience and will have previously sourced and developed ranges out of India and China.
You will liaise with all business functions including buying, merchandising, marketing, creative and studio teams – sharing knowledge and enthusiasm, resulting in all teams understanding the trends and products coming into the business to enable the creation of informed and exciting content across the website and through all marketing activity.
Frequent travel to India to develop the brand and build relationships with the India based team is required. Other Far East travel is also required.
Ideally you will have managed a small team previously and have experience working for a similar brand or retailer.