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Vacancies.

Sports/Activewear assistant designers/Designers

Location:

Leeds, UK

Type of Job:

Permanent/ Full time

Published By:

Heidi Bailey- VAC-15433 (MB)

Published Date:

25 June 2021, 10:00:00

The ideal candidate
o Previous Activewear/performance wear design experience
o Strong knowledge of Adobe Illustrator
o Knowledge of photoshop could be advantageous for this role.
o Strong understanding of technical performance fabrics/trims within the target market
o Previous experience working with branded product
o Building range category overviews.
o Works well under pressure
o Flexible approach to design priorities
o Proven ability to work on own initiative and independently
o Highly self-motivated, enthusiastic and dynamic individual

Benefits

About us

Address

Leeds, UK

About the job

SPORTS/ACTIVE/PERFORMANCE WEAR DESIGNERS/ ASSISTANT DESIGNERS 22- 40K (Depending on exp)

An amazing opportunity has arisen for either an assistant Designer/ Designer to join a rapidly growing ecommerce brand. As a Designer you will be responsible driving product direction and performance, supporting wider Design team.

You will be extremely creative and fashion conscious, but also able to translate trends into commercial product with a technical knowledge of sportswear and athleisure

The ideal Active/Sportwear Designer will be passionate, enthusiastic and hardworking with an eye for detail, driven by a love for product and fashion. The successful candidate will thrive from working in a fast-paced environment and work well under pressure.

Role Profile:
o Working alongside the Head of Design across the technical activewear/performance collections
o Excellent organisational skills
o Understanding the marketplace, target customer and key competitors.
o Understanding of fabrications/trims within the target market
o Helping push and drive product innovation
o Create technical packs
o Liaise clearly and effectively with supply base
o Close working relationship with garment tech, buying and marketing Ecom.

This is an amazing opportunity to join one of the fastest growing fashion brands in the UK. The company encourage ambition and entrepreneurial spirit, so it is an amazing opportunity for you to grow!

If this meets your skill set, please send your CV without delay! Marrie@aforappointments.com

At A for Appointments, we are committed to equal opportunities for everyone. We embrace diversity and believe that a balanced, inclusive workforce is crucial to our business. We do not tolerate discrimination, harassment or bullying towards any candidates or employees. We are proud to be an equal opportunities employer.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore, if we have not responded to your application within five days, please assume that on this occasion your application has not been successful.

Requirements

The ideal candidate
o Previous Activewear/performance wear design experience
o Strong knowledge of Adobe Illustrator
o Knowledge of photoshop could be advantageous for this role.
o Strong understanding of technical performance fabrics/trims within the target market
o Previous experience working with branded product
o Building range category overviews.
o Works well under pressure
o Flexible approach to design priorities
o Proven ability to work on own initiative and independently
o Highly self-motivated, enthusiastic and dynamic individual

Benefits

Benefits:
o Full time Permanent
o Salary - 22- 40k depending on what level you are at.
o Flexibility if needed to work off site.
o Excellent prospects
o Positive & vibrant office culture
o On-site parking
o Discount on products

Address

Leeds, UK