V&C are working with a fast fashion brand on new opportunity to in the design department responsible for Woman's Jerseywear.
The Jerseywear designer will be working closely with the Design Director to assist with the development of the Jerseywear collection whilst having a strong understand for trend, colour and fabric.
The offices are great young, dynamic and exciting.
Liaise closely with suppliers to ensure all swatches, colour cards are seasonally archived
Develop new yarns / communicate design ideas to factories from concept to production
Issue lab dips and advise on all comments and approvals
Issue yarn sample orders and ensure timely deliveries in line with the critical path
Create specs and amendments
Issue jerseywear sample orders inform factories of any changes required
Create drawings for collection books and assist the creation of the collection pages
Negotiate jerseywear prices for sampling and production
Communicate effectively with all departments
Monitor stock yarns at factories and update on a regular basis
Ideally 3-5 years relevant experience in jerseywear, preferably for a fast fashion brand
Excellent jerseywear manufacturing knowledge
Proactive, hardworking and good communicator
String fashion sense and eye for detail
Proficient in Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator and Excel
Good administrative skills
Be able to work effectively under pressure and to tight deadlines