An excellent opportunity with a successful manufacturer and supplier of ladies fashion. The company seeks a Design Manager to manage casual woven young fashion products, including denims, for their retail customers within the USA and Europe.
To design and lead a team of designers.
Oversee the development process and the costing for trend led garments.
Visit trade shows and keep up to date with new trends and fabric developments.
Sourcing new fabrics and trimmings.
Developing strong on-going relationships with the retail customers.
The Design Manager sought will need to have gained sound experience of working with European and USA retailers and be accustomed to working with young fashion merchandise.
A sound knowledge of woven products and denim weights is required, along with the ability to use CAD and sketch freehand.
Previous experience of managing designers to create innovative, but commercial product is required. It is expected that you will have worked for a recognised supplier or retail brand.
A great fast paced work environment and a position that will require some travel.
The company are offering an excellent salary for the right candidate
Apply today with some examples of recent design work.