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Senior Softs Designer

The Pentex design team consists of experienced, trend led, fashion forward and innovative designers who consistently bring fresh and vibrant new collections to the retails. 

A Senior Designer would have Supplier background, who has high street experience working with Tops, Dresses, Soft Separates and Blouses, having a minimum of 10 years’ experience within fast fashion in a fast-paced environment.

Key responsibilities:  

  • Using Fabric sources to create, design and develop collections for customer - suitable for their target market
  • Commercial awareness, interpreting trends and translating them to meet customer profile
  • Keeping up to date with emerging fashion trends – fabric, colour, shape. Identifying areas for development.
  • Managing and coaching Juniors - providing direction and support and ensuring that output is consistently high and on brand
  • Partnering with the Sales team and working closely with the other departments
  • Leading and Attending meetings with buyers
  • Preparing for meetings/ customer requests/briefs
  • Preparing for senior manager meetings and collating information for Directors
  • Managing own workload and deadlines


  • Strong understanding of fashion/ high street
  • Market/Trend Aware
  • Management skills
  • Excellent Photoshop and Illustrator Skills
  • Good understanding of Excel
  • Can do attitude
  • Ability to work under pressure and work in a fast pace environment working to tight deadlines
  • Strong communication and influencing skills across all levels
  • Self-motivation, Proactive and the ability to take the initiative and respond quickly to change.


Senior Softs Designer

Central London, London, UK

Published on 12 Dec 2019