Multi Product Designer - Women's Fashion

Trafford Park Permanent £21,000 - £30,000
  • Progression Opportunities
  • Mix of home / office working

About Our Client

One of Manchester's leading Fashion companies in their Trafford Park/ Salford Keys location. There are known for bold, straight talking and forward thinking fashion inspired by real life. The company sells, women's, home, beauty etc. Everything they create is informed by their customer along with global influences like social media, street style, and popular culture.

Job Description

  • Multiple product thinking is essential however the focus will be to develop either short lead or long lead product
  • Able to collate all trend information and present your findings to Senior / Head of Design
  • Ability to translate trends & catwalk shows into a commercial range suitable for the customer.
  • Able to shop for trends and use this information in presentations and as research for design work.
  • In depth knowledge of the customer and market.
  • Great Factory experience and knowledge of working with various sources worldwide
  • Excellent Produce detailed specs under pressure, to ensure a fast trend reaction.
  • Display knowledge and competencies relating to product, including fit, style and construction.
  • Show knowledge of lead-times from sampling (Critical Path) and production through to launch
  • Working with the buyer/merchandiser to aid in range building and present back to management
  • Communication skills in order to support design work and project ideas, confidently expressing opinion and findings.
  • Show a competent level of giving feedback on a day-to-day basis across teams, suppliers and to management.

The Successful Applicant

  • Technical knowledge and understanding of garment construction and sending technical packs
  • Excellent with CAD systems, with particular reference to Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Creative thinking that challenges product and ways in which we present to the customer
  • Highly trend driven with a good understanding of commercial appeal
  • Fast thinking and adaptable in highly demanding situations
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Ability to work to deadlines is essential across multiple channels
  • Previous experience in similar role 2-3 years
  • Excellent Competitor Knowledge

What's on Offer

  • Free parking
  • Mix of Home & Office work
  • Company bonus
  • Summer hours scheme
  • Buy / Sell holiday scheme
  • Early 4pm finish on a Friday
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • 30% staff discount
  • Membership for Retail Credit Union and Retail Trust
  • Reward Portal - providing discount and cashback on 1000 major retailers.
  • State of the art building, fun working environment, spacious desk areas, café, kitchen areas and quiet spaces where you can plug in and work in peace

Multi Product Designer - Women's Fashion

Multi Product Designer - Women's Fashion

Multi Product Designer - Women's Fashion

Contact
Lyndsey Sheridan
Quote job ref
JN-082021-2955236
Phone number
+44 161 829 0372

Job summary

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Consultant name
Lyndsey Sheridan
Consultant phone
+44 161 829 0372
Job reference
JN-082021-2955236