Careers at Just Kendall

FASHION DESIGNER

 

Starting – October/November 2021

Based - Bracknell, Berkshire, RG426EJ.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Create designs and prints, and provide input for new products for each collection

  • Create mood boards of themes of new collections

  • Planning and developing product ranges / collections

  • Producing tech-packs of designs for manufacturers

  • Trend forecasting and keeping up to date with emerging fashion trends

  • Assisting with sourcing and selecting fabrics, trims, fastenings and embellishments

  • Managing production including communicating with factories, daily, for updates and instructing them on production 

  • Assisting with reviewing samples and amending tech packs accordingly

  • Working towards the collection schedules and making sure the team is on track

  • Assisting with look books, newsletters & social media 

  • Assisting with photoshoots and events

  • Researching and communicating with factories and suppliers, including researching new factories for current product ranges and new product categories
     

Requirements:

  • 2 - 3 years’ experience as a fashion designer

  • Degree in design or related field 

  • Keen interest in women’s fashion

  • Ability to come up with new designs and prints

  • Experienced in the Adobe Creative Suite programmes and Mac OS 

  • Ability to tech-pack designs to a professional standard

  • Strong understanding of fabrics

  • Entrepreneurial spirit and dedication

  • Excellent organisational skills and ability to prioritise workload

  • Independently self-motivated and enthusiastic to learn

  • Excellent verbal and written skills

  • Team player with an outgoing personality and ability to communicate with suppliers

  • Able to multi-task and work at a fast pace, quickly adapting to tasks that come up

  • Driving License  
     

What is in it for you:

  • Be a part of an exciting business that has big growth aspirations

  • Be part of a small team with freedom yo manage the whole product development process, from the design to production

  • Easily accessible office location in Bracknell

  • Be a part of the design team, developing our collections

  • Take part in the creative side of the business including photoshoots, sales materials and content

  • Work cross-functionally, having an impact on all aspects of the brand 

Job Type:
Part time with the option of full time over the next year, permanent contract
 

Salary:
£25,000 per year, pro rata to hours worked
 

Benefits:

  • Casual dress

  • Employee discount on Just Kendall products
     

Schedule:

  • Two and a half days per week. 8 hour full days, 4 hour half day head office based. 1hr for lunch.

  • 2.5 days to be agreed, within Monday to Friday

 

Education:

  • Qualification in design (preferred but not essential)
     

Experience:

  • Fashion Design: 2 years (required)

  • Adobe Creative Suite: 2 years (required)
     

Work remotely:

No


To be considered, please send your CV to careers@justkendall.com along with a cover letter and your portfolio.