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Design Assistant

Fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Full Time Design Assistant / Coordinator, based in the Southampton area to support our Design and Production team in the creation of new horse and rider wear for LeMieux, of the fastest growing equestrian and country lifestyle brands in Europe.

The Role:

  • Assisting in all aspects of the design and development process
  • Updating CAD’s and assisting in the creation of spec sheets
  • Managing and maintaining the Critical Path, making sure all information is up to date
  • Day-to-day organisation and admin for the Design Department
  • Managing / organising samples and sample room
  • Assisting in trend and product research
  • Assisting in aspects of quality control
  • Sending and receiving samples
  • Assisting in the write up of product descriptions.


  • Fashion Qualification
  • 1 year’s industry experience
  • Excellent CAD skills and experience using Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel
  • Applicant must be a strong communicator with excellent organisational skills
  • Applicant must be able to take initiative in any given role
  • Applicant must work well in a team, and be able to adapt to a fast-paced working environment
  • An equestrian background and passion for equestrian products is not essential but would be a distinct advantage

Candidate must be highly organised and have the ability to multitask, work accurately under pressure and  work to deadlines. You will be reliable and hard working with a flexible attitude to work well alongside our existing team.

Our brand is defined by unparalleled quality with exceptional value. We strive to be the best and are committed to constantly expanding our garment and product range with a blend of innovation and classic style at the forefront of design with safety, comfort and fashion in mind.

From product development, through sourcing and manufacture to marketing and distribution via multiple sales channels, our employees are passionate and are the driving force behind our success.

With our passion for what we do and exciting plans for the future, there has never been a better time to join LeMieux.



Design Assistant

Southampton, UK

Published on 13 Oct 2021

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