Founded in 1856 by Thomas Burberry, Burberry is a global luxury brand with a distinctly British attitude. We are a global business with an extensive network of both owned and franchised stores across EMEIA, Asia Pacific and Americas. We are digital pioneers, and innovative technology underpins every aspect of our business, from product design to distribution and marketing. We believe that modern luxury means being socially and environmentally responsible; this mindset is core to our business and key to our long-term success.
The Assistant Designer Childrenswear specialising in Jersey and Knitwear, will work with the designer to help create and realise the designs per season. The Assistant Designer will be a part of a dynamic, creative environment where he/she will collaborate with not only the rest of the team but work seamlessly with cross functional teams.
Help the Designer create sketches and product prototypes throughout the conceptual design process by both hand and illustrator renderings.
Work on artworks and placements for jersey products, liaise with the trim team and artwork teams to gather all elements for each design.
Help with creating tech packs- good knowledge of pattern cutting and confident mocking up skills essential.
Good time keeping and happy to work to moving deadlines.
Responsible for helping the Designer to create a high quality product throughout the entire development process.
Partner cross-functionally with Merchandising and Product Development on a regular basis.
Some knowledge of sportswear and/ or t-shirt graphics an advantage.
Strong fashion sense and have the ability to interpret trends
Ability to translate ideas from concept to completion
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to interact with a diverse group at all levels
Excellent organizational skills with attention to detail and follow-up
Strong attention to detail
Childrenswear background is not essential