Knitwear Designer

Recruiter
Planet Personnel
Location
West Midlands Region
Salary
Competitive
Posted
13 Mar 2018
Closes
20 Mar 2018
Sector
Hair & Beauty
Job Type
Executive
Contract Type
Permanent

Our Client is an award- winning apparel manufacturer with world class manufacturing facilities in Bangladesh, they supply to respected global fashion brands mostly located in the UK and European countries. Applications are now welcomed for the role of Ladies Knitwear Designer.


Working on high-end clothing brands accounts supporting the Design team.
Creating and producing commercial ladies knitwear designs.
Extensive market research and comp shopping.
Keeping up to date with fashion trends including colours and shapes.
Developing ranges.
Working within the Design Team to meet briefs.
Maintaining the company identity and developing their product portfolio.
Delivering products on budget, within timescale.

Skills Required:


Experience of designing for the European brands, e.g., Inditex Group, H&M, etc, and the specific handwriting.

Ideally 3 years' experience designing ladies fashion Knitwear, with a young handwriting style.
Strong CAD skills - Photoshop and Illustrator.
Creative flair and good colour sense.
Commercial awareness.
Excellent communication skills.
Ability to work under pressure and to strict deadlines.
Good organisational skills.

Salary will depend on level of experience and is aimed at a knitwear designer with 3 years' experience in Industry.

Please apply in complete confidence with your current CV and relevant creative portfolio to the Executive Recruitment Team - Lindsay J Clarke and Samantha Mathieson