Senior Designer Kidswear – Europe
Descripción de la empresa
International fashion recruitment agency.
Freedom Recruitment is a leading retail recruitment consultancy in the UK established in early 1997. Our approach to matching client and candidate is meticulous and we remain the only specialist recruiter in the retail industry to hold the “REC Audited” status. Our goal is very clear; we find the best candidates for our clients and the best career move for our candidates. We are industry focused and aim to be first to market as much as retailers do.
We pro actively source candidates on a Temporary, Interim and Permanent basis throughout the retail sector in the UK and Internationally. Our specialist divisions with retail experienced and multilingual consultants have successfully supported over 2000 brands throughout Fashion, Home, Health & Cosmetics, Sports/Lifestyle, DIY, Entertainment, Electrical and FMCG at all levels of the market from Value to Luxury.
We operate in Retail, Supply, Wholesale, Manufacture, Mail Order and E-commerce and have a true understanding of 'multichannel'. Freedom forms an integral part of the Retail industry as our network is vast, our approach is efficient and quality runs throughout everything that we do.
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SENIOR DESIGNER KIDSWEAR – EUROPE
Fantastic opportunity has arisen to work for a well known retailer.
They are seeking a Senior Kidswear Designer who can work on boys or girls collections. The designer will be required to work as part of a team in a fast paced environment.
Our client is an established retailer who manufacture on-trend high street collections.
About the Senior Kidswear Design role...
The ideal candidate must be an established kidswear designer who is confident working in a fast paced environment. You must be comfortable working from concept through to final product and then liaise with the buyers as you will be responsible for your product area.
Collaborate with the Design Manager and other members of the team to design seasonal collections.
Design of the kidswear ranges, working in line with the seasonal themes. Demonstrating commercial awareness and and keen eye for detail.
Working on each section of the design process, from initial trend through to final product.
Following the catwalks and being up to date with emerging trends.
Working closely with and supporting the design team where necessary.
Comfortable holding design meetings.
Producing clear Tech packs for initial samples, in the range.
Responsible for follow up with production on a day to day basis. To follow through on the sample development and answer any queries they may have.
• experience designing kidswear age 1-3 for a retailer or supplier
• Confident enough to hold own buyer meetings
• Able to work on accurate technical specifications
• Excellent CAD/presentation skills with Photoshop and Illustrator.
• Great can do attitude
• Able to work in a faced paced environment
english language skills are required