Senior Designer - Menswear Jersey And Denim

ALL SAINTS
London, UK
Posted 4 days ago
Full time

Company presentation

THE ALLSAINTS TEAM

At AllSaints we are in the business of feelings - making our customers feel cool and confident. If, like us, you believe in the power of a great outfit, we'd love to talk to you.

We're a global brand made up of a very diverse mix of talented people in a huge variety of roles. Our products are designed in house and made by a small number of suppliers and artisans around the world to sustainable standards.

We are a brand embarking on a very exciting plan and we are seeking new members of the team who want to contribute to this.

WHAT WE STAND FOR

The Customer is the Boss We work together to offer the best to our customers

One Joined Up Team We support others and look for ways to build great connections

We Do What We Say We Will We pay attention to detail and work with pace to accomplish our plan

Be Responsible We step up to look after each other, our customers, partners, communities, and planet

Job description

THE ROLE

As a senior designer you will be accountable for creating a commercial collection aligned with our AllSaints aesthetic. Collaborating closely with the wider design team to share knowledge and ideas, with an ability to inspire others and drive newness.

The senior designer is responsible for maintaining our brand aesthetic, ensuring that our entire range is always on brand and nurtured to create the best products available. You will be a great role model to the team, helping to foster an environment of creativity.

Working across two product areas - jersey & sweats, and denim, we are ideally looking for a senior designer with experience across both of these casual categories. Designers with a keen interest in both, and other relevant experience are also welcome to apply, but a passion for Denim, washes, and jersey products is a must!

THE ROLE

As a senior designer you will be accountable for creating a commercial collection aligned with our AllSaints aesthetic. Collaborating closely with the wider design team to share knowledge and ideas, with an ability to inspire others and drive newness.

The senior designer is responsible for maintaining our brand aesthetic, ensuring that our entire range is always on brand and nurtured to create the best products available. You will be a great role model to the team, helping to foster an environment of creativity.

Working across two product areas - jersey & sweats, and denim, we are ideally looking for a senior designer with experience across both of these casual categories. Designers with a keen interest in both, and other relevant experience are also welcome to apply, but a passion for Denim, washes, and jersey products is a must!

WHAT WILL I BE DOING?

Design and develop aspirational and appealing collections for AllSaints, owning the whole process of design from conception to production

Undertake trend research

Work closely with the buying team to ensure the range plan has been met

Implement design vision by independently managing the technical design and product development process of denim, jersey and sweats

Source raw materials and trims and ensure all is booked according to the given timelines

Issuing of all styles with specs/swatches/layouts etc

Supervising corrections for samples through to production including approval of colours, fabrics hand-feel, washes and bulk production files

Building strong relationships with suppliers and mills.

Overseeing range presentations to the COO, putting together a coherent range that is both commercial, true to brand and trend-led

Keeping track of developments and liaising with suppliers regarding the progress of samples to ensure timely sample delivery

Ability to fit samples with our tech team and ensure that clear comments are issued to our vendors

Presenting to directors for sign-off of concept and colour

Lead, motivate and develop more junior members of the team, allowing them space to grow and learn techniques and standards

  • You love fashion! We need you to be an irresistible ambassador for AllSaints and a believer in the power of an amazing new outfit (or three!)
  • Tenacity and belief to succeed - you aim high, setting challenging targets and deadlines for yourself to work toward
  • Strong business acumen - you know your business inside and out. An active user of all reporting technologies with proven ability to use to your commercial advantage; you know what your customers want and how to deliver on their expectations - it's your passion and it shows!
  • Honest, trusting and charismatic - you live by our brand values
  • A protector of the brand. A mentality to care for your customers, profit margins and product. You are dedicated and committed to the success our success

ABOUT THE LOCATION

Based in our East London Studios in vibrant Shoreditch with perks and benefits offered from local businesses including discounts on food, shopping and health & beauty. Studio Location. Approximately a 10 minute walk from Liverpool Street Station and a 5 minute walk from Shoreditch High Street.

ABOUT THE TEAM

You will be working in the menswear design team, reporting to the menswear design manager. You will be working alongside our jersey & sweats designer, and our freelance denim designer. The Design department plays a key role in setting the tone and direction of the brand visually, commercially and ensuring that our customers receive the product they desire.

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