Denim Designer

Trafford Park

Salary negotiable dependant on experience

As a denim designer you will be an important part of this established creative team. You will be responsible for designing creative, forward thinking denim jeans, shorts and skirts working closely with the merchandising and technical team. We are looking for a confident individual who can work across Men’s, Ladies and Childrenswear.  You will work closely with our customers on the high street as well with our factories.

REQUIREMENTS

Approx 4 plus years’ experience 

Creative designer with a creative handwriting 

Forecast trends to stay ahead of competitors.

Trend research – catwalks, colour, key shapes, and details 

Ability to translate trends & catwalk into a commercial range suitable for the customer.

Work closely with team members on technical packs, fabrication approvals and sample sign-off  

Participate in design meetings – creating mood boards 

Ability to design commercial fashion pieces 

Excellent knowledge of Denim fabrics and washes 

Great Factory experience and knowledge of working with various sources worldwide

PROFILE

Understanding a broad range of customers 

Passionate, motivated, and enthusiastic 

Expert knowledge of Illustrator and Photoshop

Advanced CAD skills for trend presentations

Technical knowledge and understanding of garment construction and technical packs 

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 

Previous experience in similar product type