Help drive the creative direction of a key in-house brand.
* Carry out extensive market/trend research relevant to the brand's DNA and identity.
* Compile and present in-depth seasonal trend and mood presentations.
* Proactively source and develop new fabrics/trims/techniques in line with the latest market trends.
* Design into elevated and trend driven products in a multi category range, while keeping a commercial eye and price point aware mindset throughout.
* Manage product development process, from initial sample through to bulk production, ensuring a high standard of quality is maintained.
* Work closely with offshore manufacturing facilities and key suppliers, maintaining critical deadlines and submission dates.
* Ensure development samples arrive in time for key meetings and presentations.
Carry out market/trend research
Help with filing approvals
Be responsible for fit sample and development rails
Amend Tech Packs
Support/take notes in internal presentations/fit sessions
Help send parcels to factories and suppliers