Jobs in fashion
- Manchester, North West
Assistant Designer Required for Ladieswear
Duration: Full Time Permanent
Salary: Depend on experience/qualification
Visage Limited established in 1981, is a leading supplier to the retail clothing market. Visage supply to many of the UK High Street Retailers, with other UK offices and showrooms based in Manchester, Newcastle and London. There are also offices in China, Hong Kong and Bangladesh and employ over 400 personnel worldwide.
We offer high quality clothing at exceptional value, designed for our customers.
With an in depth and detailed knowledge of the apparel sector, a strong management team, dedicated staff and successful import and distribution formula, Visage provide an unique product to the market place.
The strong design orientation of Visage is a significant contributing factor to our success. The company employs a professional and committed team of in-house designers whose function it is to provide Spring/Summer and Autumn/Winter collections for our full range of casual wear. Our design team are frequent visitors to Europe, America and the Far East to ensure we keep ahead of the latest trends in styling, colours and yarns. Consultations take place between design teams and buyers as the highly competitive nature of the fashion industry demands a careful balance between creativity and commercialism.
With continued expansion it is our intention to remain at the forefront of fashion importing and design for years to come.
The main duties will be:
- Research current and future trends
- Expected to going sample shopping
- Create trend mood boards
- Design for a variety of high street customers
- Create range sheets (detailed garment illustrations)
- Expected to communicate with the far east team
- Fully support the designer’s within the department
- Attending customer meetings
Skills required are:
- CAD skills
- Excellent Communication Skills
- Knowledge of Outlook and Illustrator
- Ability to work within tight deadline
- Able to travel
Salary: Not specified
Job Added by Visage Limited
Date Added: 10th May 2012
Closing Date: 11th July 2012