Menswear Designer Luxury

East London
Up to £60k
Permanent

Create have teamed up with a Luxury contemporary fashion house who are seeking a Menswear Designer to work closely with the Head of Design on inspiring and innovative designs that will be sketched and put into development each season.

Previous experience in the following men’s brands would be advantageous but not essential, Dior, Prada, Givenchy

Main Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Research thoroughly seasonal themes and inspirations, fabric and colour concepts as directed by the Head of Design
  • Work closely with the Head of Design on inspiring and innovative designs that will be sketched and put into development each season.
  • Present inspiring, bold and innovative design ideas
  • Participate in fittings and display a confidence and aptitude in developing styles from sketch to production
  • Understand and respect collection deadlines set by the Senior Collection Manager to ensure the timely delivery of the seasonal collection.
  • Develop prototypes with confidence to present to the design team and work with the Atelier to amend prototypes and finalise samples
  • Work collaboratively with all key departments, including the Merchandising and Product Development to achieve the collection
  • Support the head of design for Design meeting preparation
  • Support the design team in fittings, take thorough notes during meetings and update sketches
  • Create and maintain mood boards on a regular basis

Your Talent: 

  • Ability to multi-task and work effectively on several projects simultaneously
  • Goal oriented, result driven individual
  • Commercially minded, quickly responding to business/market needs.
  • High work ethic, integrity and reliability with a “Hands on” attitude
  • Great time management skills
  • Comfortable working additional hours to perform duties, including weekends and also travel when necessary
  • Must have strong computer skills, including excel and power point
  • Must be a strong team player and work well with other team members
  • Comfortable working additional hours to perform duties, including weekends and also travel when necessary
  • Proficient in Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Creative thinker, with the ability to think outside the box and an eye for detail

If you are interested in this role please submit your up to date cv including some and some examples of your designs.

Unfortunately, due to high volume of applicants only successful candidates will be contacted on this occasions.

If this role interests you please click “Apply” alternatively please send your CV to Sorcha@createrec.co.uk.