Faithfull the Brand/Full-time

Sydney

Posted 16 Sep 2020

Closes 16 Oct 2020

About the role:

FAITHFULL THE BRAND looking for a unique Designer / Product Developer with an in-depth understanding of who the Faithfull girl is with a keen eye for trends and a comprehensive understanding of the industry. A FAITHFULL THE BRAND Designer / Product Developer will be a part of a global team, supporting the design department to its entirety, designing products in line with the design and pre-development strategy set by the directors and Head of Design & Creative.

Applicants must have a minimum of 3-5 year experience, with a diploma in a relevant field, an optimistic and hard-working attitude, and a passion for the fashion industry.

Responsibilities will include:

  • In coordination with the Head of Design & Creative, responsible for planning, organising and concept creation to deliver cohesive new collections in line with the brand’s aesthetic
  • Design and implement CAD drawings with detailed aesthetic to support range collection
  • Trend/colour/fabrication research appropriate for brand aesthetic
  • Source fabrics and implement fabric sourcing process and development, collate library
  • Key contact and support for all aspects of new collections and product development offering clear, accurate and timely communication to all stakeholders including Production Team and other key departments
  • Working in collaboration with design, production team to ensure the new product design is interpreted and manufactured to the correct standard with adherence to Critical path or go to market deadlines including; fittings and processing all comments for suppliers.
  • Work with Company Calendar to ensure on time delivery of product to market
  • Assist with styling and merchandising the collection 
  • Assist with photoshoots when required
  • Key seasonal reporting for design and wrap reports to the wider team
  • Assist with admin tasks related to the design department

 

Benefits and perks

  • Join a genuine and caring team
  • Work in a positive, encouraging and collaborative environment
  • Long-term position and growth opportunities for the right person
  • We highly value work/life balance
  • Staff clothing allowance
  • Possibility for travel

 

  • Skills and experience:
  • Minimum 3-5 year experience in a similar role
  • Degree in Fashion Design or equivalent Design Diploma 
  • Demonstrated experience and understanding of design and range plan practices
  • Exceptional attention to detail
  • Passionate about the fashion industry, trends and forecasting
  • Strong Computer Skills, including Word, Excel, In-design, Adobe, Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Strong design, CAD and technical skills
  • Strong presentation, design, written and verbal communication skills 
  • Exceptional organisation skills
  • Solution driven and creative thinking
  • Need to be flexible and able to travel

 

In addition to the following qualities:

  • Embodies our Company Brand values
  • Kind and approachable with a positive attitude
  • Ability to work collaboratively as well as independently
  • Strong teamwork ethic
  • Flexible and able to adapt to change with an ability to work under pressure
  • Energetic and driven
  • Honest and reliable