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Remuneration: £Substantial
Location: London
Ref. No: BA003143

Design Director

This successful supplier of young fashion clothing are seeking a Design Director of  fashion led casual clothing to lead a team of Designers and provide the direction that will support business growth .

Responsibilities will include:

Identifying seasonal trends and colourways for this fashion forward casual clothing supplier

Provide design direction to the creative team and ensure commercial  product.

Carrying out continuous market research to identify essential product and  range gaps.

Keeping ahead of new trend developments with fabric and prints.

Take responsibility for managing budgets and work closely with the Finance Director

Lead with the sales team  presentations of  product to buyers and work to develop product specific.

Overseeing critical paths for the  sampling of styles.

Support the sales team to achieve business revenue  and profit margins.

The Person:

You will need to have operated as a Design Director or as a Head of Design . Sound commercial skills and the experiene of managing budgets is important.  Experience required is with trend led young fashion for women or men.  Boys and girls wear will be an advantage.  Casual jersey product plus print and licensed product will be of interest.  This could be with a supplier, or retailer.  Previous experience of leading creative teams is essential . Some overseas  travel will be expected  when it is safe to do so.

Based in London the company offer an excellent work environment with some remote work flexibility.  An excellent salary that reflects the seniority of the position.

Please  forward your CV in Word format and provide reference/ examples of recent design work.  We will acknowledge  CV received and will only  invite successful candidates to first interview.


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