Connect socially for updates on your Social Media Channels!

 

Menswear Senior Designer

Listing ID: 1399740

Menswear Senior Designer

Type of Position: Permanent Position
Company / Organisation / Artist Name: Manière De Voir
Location: Manchester, North West, UK
Hours: Full Time
Experience: 5 to 10 years
Salary / Wage: Starting £30,000
Twitter Handle: @
Deadline: Ongoing
Ad Expires In: 1 month 4 days
About: Manière De Voir is an online fashion brand created to fulfil the need of fashion-forward enthusiasts, who desire trend-focused contemporary designs with competitive prices. We aim to deliver premium quality control, through selected innovative fabrics and garment construction. We take pride in our brand personality and encourage our customer to embrace our identity by contributing towards an online fashion community.

In this role you’d be working closely with the Menswear buying and creative team you will be required to contribute towards a high-quality product range with the use of trend forecasting databases, brand awareness and customer profiling with a strong commercial awareness. You will be expected to adapt to changes in a fast-fashion environment adhering to new trends to create a strong collection of fashion product for the customer.

Key Responsibilities:

  • In collaboration with the CEO and Menswear team you will be responsible for delivering your own designs against brand seasonal creative direction and product briefs, whilst maintaining brand DNA.
  • Push creative boundaries whilst delivering against commercial opportunities
  • Keeping up to date with emerging fashion trends with an eye on commerciality relating to fabrics, colours, and shapes
  • Actively research the market and latest trends
  • Contributes towards cost saving solutions to achieve seasonal margin target whilst retaining creativity
  • Deliver coloured CAD's which are consumer focused, trend led, and commercial designs aligned with allocated category merchandising
  • Sourcing, selecting, and developing fabrics, trims, fastenings, and embellishments
  • Working with buying team to develop products to meet a monthly brief
  • Liaising closely with the buying and production teams on an ongoing basis to ensure the item suits the customer, market, and price points
  • Taking ideas from concept, creating initial specifications through to production of initial samples
  • Suggest improvements to the overall Womenswear sector e.g., styling, visual merchandising.
  • Assist the garment tech in creating master specs to assigned garment categories.

Requirements:

  • Significant industry experience (5 years minimum work experience within a similar role)
  • A strong understanding of Manière De Voir's brand vision and customer profile
  • Hard-working with a strong passion and enthusiasm for the fashion industry
  • A creative outlook, with exceptional attention to detail
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to stay composed and meet deadlines
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Ability to think outside the box
  • Significant garment design experience, across all product areas

Application Form

Please provide your cover letter within the field provided, not as an attachment. This field is strictly for including your cover letter text. Thank you.

File Attachment

PLEASE NOTE: When attaching your CV or work examples it is very important that you name your files to include your name and not just "cv.doc" or "curriculum vitae.docx" or "my_illustration.jpg". Instead use a format like this "joe_bloggs_cv.docx"

Files must be less than 4 MB.
Allowed file types: txt pdf doc docx rtf jpg jpeg png
Files must be less than 4 MB.
Allowed file types: txt pdf doc docx rtf jpg jpeg png.
Files must be less than 4 MB.
Allowed file types: txt pdf doc docx rtf jpg jpeg png.
Files must be less than 4 MB.
Allowed file types: txt pdf doc docx rtf jpg jpeg png.
Files must be less than 4 MB.
Allowed file types: txt pdf doc docx rtf jpg jpeg png.
I am contacting the advertiser for no other reason than to apply for this position. I am aware soliciting Fashion Workie users for other services or spamming is against the Terms & Conditions of usage.
I have carefully read the advert specification including details of where the position is based and provided details of any requirements stipulated in the advert within my application.

Vertical Tabs