This young fashion business seek a Design Director Young Fashion to lead and manage a team of Designers to create inspirational
Product for the retail customers within the UK and across Europe.
Your responsibilities will include :
Providing creative direction to the design team for shape , colourways and fabrics and for print or graphic design
Managing presentations to the customers
Sourcing new fabrics and trimmings and working closely with the supply chain
Overseeing the product development process and providing technical input
Managing the costing and ensuring desired sales and margin price points are achievable
Making sure the critical paths are managed
Continuous market research
Management of budgets
We are looking for a Design Director or Head of Design who has in depth experience of working with young fashion merchandise for women
You will need to have gained experience of working for a supplier or multi-channel retailer and have an excellent understanding of the UK market
Experience of managing designers and taking accountability for improving sales through innovative design content is essential
You will be accustomed to working closely with suppliers within different countries and to working within a fun fast paced environment
Interested? Forward your CV.