Experienced Womenswear Designer – Occasionwear

Manchester
Salary c£35k dependant on experience

I am looking for an Experienced Womenswear Designer with a handwriting in and experience of occasion wear. This position is to cover a 12 month maternity cover with the possibility of this becoming permanent for the right person.

Occasionwear Designer

The Role

• Identifying future womenswear trends for occasion and partywear.

• Designing a wide range of multi product garments from bridesmaids dresses to party gowns.

• strong understanding of this market and current and future trends.

• Working closely with Garment Technology team and being involved in garments fitting.

• Strong understand of embroidery, sequins and embellishment on garments as well as delicate fabrics.

Occasionwear Designer

The Candidate

• Minimum of 4 year’s commercial industry experience on womenswear and ideally some of this on occasionwear.

•A creative but commercial candidate

• Excellent drawing skills and CAD experienced.

• Strong communication skills at all level and an approachable individual who is passionate about beautiful product and design.

• Knowledge of manufacturing out of India would be beneficial.

• You may be required to travel in this role so experience of the Far East and India is essential.

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