Freelance Womens Accessories Designer Job at urban outfitters | The Dots
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1 month ago
  • Level Mid Level
  • Professions Accessories Designer
  • Type Freelance
  • Location United Kingdom

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Description

We’re looking for a Freelance Womenswear Accessories Designer to join our team, for three days per week.

Responsibilities:
  • Developing an innovative and commercial range of accessories to compliment the womenswear own buy ranges
  • History in designing and developing into cold and hot weather product as well as leather goods inclusive of belts and small goods.
  • Designing products that exceed the Urban Outfitters customer expectations of the brand, whilst remaining commercial in approach.
  • Designing products with an awareness of price architecture, margins and selling prices.
  • Working closely with the buying teams on colour palettes and trends for the coming seasons.
  • Working with the buying teams to define the collections and to produce them to reflect the Urban Outfitters concept whilst ensuring commerciality remains.
  • Keeping abreast of current season sales and create fast-react product in season to meet demands.
  • Reporting into the Head of Womenswear Design.

Requirements/Experience:
  • The understanding of Urban as a trend maker and leader with the know how to take it to the next level.
  • Portfolio should be very directional and demonstrate an ability to think outside the box.
  • Be very detailed from concept stage through to specs and final designs.
  • Creativity and style.
  • Proven track record of delivering in season product.
  • Proven ability of managing internal relationships and communications.
  • Ability to perform under pressure.
  • Excellent commercial acumen with the ability to identify new opportunities with exceptional communication and presentation skills at all levels.
  • Proficient CAD – Illustrator/Photoshop skills as well as ease of hand drawing
  • Need to be experienced working with a global supply base.
  • A confident communicator, you will be very well organized.

Skills Required

  • Accessories Design
  • CAD
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Photoshop

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