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Womenswear Design Assistant

Listing ID: 1333915

Womenswear Design Assistant

Type of Position: Permanent Position
Company / Organisation / Artist Name: JADED LONDON
Location: Borehamwood, North West London, London, UK
Hours: Full Time
Experience: Entry level
Specified Hours: 9:00am - 5:30pm
Start Date: Immediate
Salary: Competitive
Reporting To: Senior Designer
Twitter Handle: @JadedLDN
Deadline: Ongoing
Ad Expires In: 4 weeks 1 day
About: London based siblings Jade and Grant Goulden founded Jaded London in the summer of 2013.

Inspired by global street style from East London to LA and Asia the creators set about designing their trend focused collections now adored by celebrities and a growing army of dedicated followers worldwide.

The designers are continuously developing unique prints and sourcing innovative fabrics to ensure Jaded London is at the forefront of trend and design.

The brand sells womenswear, menswear and swimwear. It is currently stocked at major global retailers such as ASOS, Urban Outfitters, Topshop and Topman as well as their own online store jadedldn.com

The Design Assistant will supports the Womenswear Design team, researching and creating new and innovative commercial ideas, creating mood boards, new prints and starting workbooks for factories for production.

What will I be doing?

  • Working closely with the design and production teams to ensure an efficient workflow of designs, prints and sample production
  • Assist and help research, produce clear and detailed technical sketches
  • Assist in fittings, taking notes and updating technical sketches on Illustrator
  • Demonstrate a strong understanding of the design identity in line with Jaded London, provide a sense of colours and details, deliver a high awareness of current trends
  • Continually researches new and innovative commercial ideas on a continual basis through sources; Instagram, Depop, catwalk, research trips, etc
  • Creates weekly ‘new in’ reports on a timely basis
  • Works efficiently to create 20 ideas per day to be sketched on CAD via Adobe illustrator
  • Demonstrates creativity in-line with the brand, creating print design mood boards with new ideas.
  • Creates new prints from scratch and sets up prints for production
  • Makes a start on creating four workbooks a day for factories for production, to be passed to Designers
  • Makes amends to sketches post fit sessions, updating the critical path with information from factories
  • Supports the designers in all tasks as requested, including sourcing fabrics and trims
  • Ensures general office tidiness is maintained with samples put away correctly, filing fabrics and keeping the workplace organised

What skills do I need?

  • Excellent computer skills, including Microsoft Office, CAD, Photoshop, Adobe & Illustrator
  • Highly organised with the confidence and ability to work at pace
  • Good time-management with the ability to prioritise tasks and work to multiple deadlines
  • Trend-focused with an eye for detail
  • Flexible working approach, diligent and able to adapt to the needs of the team
  • Great understanding of the Jaded London brand and customer
  • Strong Team player and passionate for the brand and its success

What’s in it for me?

  • Join us on our exciting journey, we have ambitious growth objectives and finding the right people for the right roles is key to unlocking our success! 
  • We offer competitive salaries and incentive schemes 
  • 22 days holiday per annum, rising to 24 days on completion of 2 years’ service.
  • A day off for your Birthday!
  • North -West London location with a vibrant new office located close to good transport links
  • Auto-enrolment pension on completion of three months’ service
  • Generous staff discount

Application

Please apply with a CV, cover letter and any supporting information / portfolio via the application form. 


Application Form

Applicant Requirements

The recruiter would like you to confirm you meet the following requirements before your application can be sent. Please tick the following boxes to confirm you meet the requirements of the role. These requirements do need to be confirmed in order for your application to be sent

Excellent computer skills, including Microsoft Office, CAD, Photoshop, Adobe & Illustrator. *

Good time-management with the ability to prioritise tasks and work to multiple deadlines. *

Trend-focused with an eye for detail. *

Great understanding of the Jaded London brand and customer. *

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