Designer Menswear Apparel and Accessories

Upto £30k dependant on experience

Manchester

Description

We are looking for a highly motivated and passionate Menswear Apparel Designer to join our team based in Manchester. This will be menswear and accessories specifically.

The successful candidate should have a minimum of 2/3 years’ previous experience working within the Highstreet and DTC Fashion Industry producing commercial menswear apparel ranges. This should be supported with a relevant portfolio.

Main Duties for the role

Research

Researching new trends/Consumers/brand competitors with a focus on commerciality and produce/present customer trend analysis board

Passion of the fashion industry and staying up to date with industry trends – with a focus on commerciality

Innovation

  • Taking ideas from research to design concept by creating initial new Designs to through to production of initial samples.
  • Producing technical detailed CADs to send to factories

Design Development

  • Excellent CAD skill and proficient on Illustrator

Relationship/Communication

  • Good communication skills with experience of liaising factories in Turkey/China/Pakistan to give clear and concise comments

Organisation

  • Self-motivated and have good time management with the ability to adapt and work to tight deadlines.
  • Deliver results within specified time frames. Ability to react quickly to changing demands and priorities