Fashion Identity

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FASHION GIANT – TEXTILE GRAPHIC DESIGNER (SYD)

$ K

Our client is a leading Womenswear Retail who has dominated the fashion world on a global scale. They are on the hunt for Textile Graphic Designers at all levels to join the team. You would responsible for creating print designs, embellishments, embroideries and any other graphic work for the brand.  Being aware of current & future trends is a MUST!!!

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITES;

 

  • Ensure comprehensive knowledge of local and overseas market trends
  • Analyse relevance of trends for brand and develop accordingly in collaboration with Buyer & Designer
  • Ensure ‘finger on pulse’ of emerging trends to ensure Forever New is first to market with new image trends
  • Create/visualise outstanding new art works in line with Forever New handwriting
  • Demonstrate broad awareness of competitors and external trends, identifying missed opportunities
  • Proactive participation in weekly design meetings, contributing to group discussion by sharing new ideas and observations
  • Prepare trend boards, with direction from monthly story boards
  • Provide input at artwork development stage to ensure the design is commercial, in line with Forever New handwriting and technically achievable
  • Ensure all artwork has colour/thread/bead information clearly attached
  • Ensure all artwork is correct to scale for required garment, and graded accordingly
  • Ensure all yardage artwork to be correctly put into repeats
  • Printing technique to be clearly indicated on artwork
  • Discuss the deadline for the brief to ensure clear understanding of desired completion date
  • Offer a choice of artwork/colour ways/scale when presenting the completed brief
  • Ensure brief is clearly executed when sent to China

 

REQUIREMENTS / SKILLS

 

  • Passion; A love for fashion and enthusiasm for the latest trends
  • Proficient in CAD/Illustrator
  • ‘Big picture’ thinking; contribute to team and business objectives
  • Professional presentation
  • 3-4 Years experience in commercial womenswear textile design
  • Develop & encourage others to deliver results
  • Use personal initiative and be creative to grow the business
  • Honesty and integrity
  • Display a ‘can do’ attitude

 

Please send your CV in WORD FORMAT to Brenda at brenda@whointhezoo.com.au

Due to the high volume of applications, only successful candidates will be contacted.

JOB CODE 4929

 

Job Code: 4929