DesignerPLUTO is looking for a skilled and highly motivated Designer to join our team based in Ninove.Our collection is positioned at the intersection of Luxury Sleep Wear, Cozy Wear and Elegant Everyday Wear.
Our designs are sold in premium multi brand retailers in Europe, North-America, Russia, Japan and South Korea.As a designer you are responsible to develop inspiration ideas and concepts and translate those into a cohesive seasonal collection.
This role must ensure to bring creative strength and newness to each collection, as well as understanding the business requirements in terms of commercial needs to support the growth of the business.
You will also be responsible for developing a compelling brand positioning and translate this strategy into visual communication.The Job
Prepare relevant and creative research on themes, colours, fabrics, laces and accessories.
Research and maintain knowledge of relevant womenswear trends and history to advise on silhouettes, finishes, suitability of fabrics etc.
Initiate original design sketches and design products that conforms to the creative vision of the brand.
Translate all designs into one cohesive seasonal collection
Collaboratively assist in fittings and managing fitting preparation work with the Collection Development person.
Help coordinate the collection development person to allocate work appropriately to ensure deadlines and design quality is maintained
You work closely with :
the Collection Development person to ensure design handovers are clear and critical paths are adhered to.
Freelance Designers to translate all design ideas into one cohesive collection
Fabric and Accessory suppliers to design and develop new fabrics, laces and other accessories
the Managing Director to continuously develop the Brands Positioning and its unique personality and attitude
the Sales Team to ensure that design to fabric gives a merchandised and balanced collection for sales with all price points and categories respected.Your DNA
You are determinedly creative, intelligent and progressive, and have a passionate interest in fashion, lifestyle, design, art and innovation
You follow an esthetic that is, Honest, Simple, Pure and Wearable
You are genuine interested in selecting and developing fabrics to be sensual, tactile and rich to the hand
You enjoyed a creative education and have 10+ years of fashion design experience
You have a good understanding of the design process, and attention to deadlines and critical path.
You have good communication skills and an interest in working with a dynamic team.
You speak fluent Dutch and English. French is a plus!
You are looking for a part-time job of 4 days a week.We are looking for a new colleague in order to strengthen our enthusiastic team.pluto.be