Designation: Fashion Designer

Location: Chennai

The Designer is responsible for the creative process, development, and maintenance for the assigned products from concept through production.

Roles

  1. Constantly evaluate and research customers and trends
  2. Able to do extensive research and sketches
  3. Show a wide technical knowledge and good understanding of textile and materials
  4. Develop and communicate visual information to all relevant functions
  5. Show a strong understanding of where to get different processes outsourced, if
    required
  6. Create moodboards, fashion forecast, interpret fashion and translate to pattern makers
  7. Design the entire collection following the spirit of the brand

Responsibilities

  1. Creating or visualising an idea and producing a design by hand or using computer-aided design (CAD)
  2. Keeping up to date with emerging fashion trends as well as general trends relating to fabrics, colours and shapes
  3. Working with others in the team, liaising closely with sales, buying and production teams on an ongoing basis to ensure the item suits the customer, market and price points
  4. Understanding design from a technical perspective, i.e. producing patterns and technical specifications for designs
  5. Sourcing, selecting and buying fabrics, trims, fastenings and embellishments
  6. Partner in creating brand identity with a creative and current design approach
  7. Adapting existing designs for mass production
  8. Overseeing production
  9. Build strong relationship with merchandising team to define seasonal time frame and ensure that creative goals and business goals are in alignment.

 Requirement 

  1. Minimum 2-3 years of work experience in activewear
  2. Bachelor Degree in Apparel or Fashion Design
  3. Knowledge and working experience of designing softwares like corel draw, photoshop, illustrator etc
  4. Knowledge of activewear fabrications and performance technologies.
  5. Time management and organizational skills, ability to multitask
  6. Clear and concise communication skills
  7. Willingness to learn and take on new challenges
  8. Passion and love for sport, fashion and artistic creativity

Please share your portfolio that clearly demonstrates your ability to design and produce garments and accessories