Warehouse (Head Office) Designer (The Idle Man)

Department / Function:
Head Office (London) ~ Design
Vacancy Type:
Full Time / Permanent
Closing Date:
31/10/2019
Job Advert Description:

We're looking for a Designer to take complete ownership in designing and building The Idle Man clothing range across all categories, which will be balanced and reflective of the brand handwriting.  This role is a full time and permanent role, based in Old Street and reports to the Managing Director. 

 

ABOUT THE ROLE

  • Confidently demonstrates an understanding of how to translate the appropriate fashion trends into commercial product opportunities across all categories
  • Researches and prepares thoroughly for seasonal trend presentations
  • Presents all ideas, tears, sketches, etc, clearly to the Managing Director and Buying & Merchandising teams
  • Continually drives excitement and newness throughout the range
  • Responsible for continual levels of balanced design research and inspiration
  • Attends supplier appointments to source inspiration for and brief new trend directions, ensuring any new developments are shared with the team
  • Works closely with the Buyer to support the overall delivery of profitable and commercial ranges that maximise sales opportunities
  • Confidently influences the Buyer on key products, trends, challenging as appropriate to add creative newness to the ranges at all times
  • Demonstrates flexibility and the ability to take on additional projects when required by the business
  • Ensures hit rates for departments are in line with company standards

 

ABOUT YOU

  • Previous experience designing menswear ranges
  • Ability to monitor and analyse all trend information 
  • Able to confidently influence and communicate opinions