An excellent opportunity with a supplier of trend led men’s and boys casual clothing.
Responsibilities for the Design Manager will include:
Giving direction to the creative team
Providing seasonal trend forecasting .
Keeping ahead of street and market trends and up to date with competitor activity.
Hands on design and ensuring the design team are focused on commercial product.
Overseeing the development and sampling process.
Working closely with major retailers and presenting new design collections
Supporting the business to achieve sales and revenue growth .
The Design Manager sought will need to have gained sound experience working for a supplier or with a multiple fashion retailer.
You will need to have previous experience of designing casual men’s and boys clothing , jersey and woven and have a good appreciation of graphics/print design. Licenced product experience will also be of interest.
Experience of managing creative teams is essential.
The position will involves some travel when it is safe to do so.
This successful business are offering an excellent salary and work environment .
Please forward an up to date CV in Word format with some examples of recent design/trend work.