Senior Designer & Account Manager

Freedom Recruit
South West London, London

Our client, an established London based lingerie company, has a new opening for a versatile Designer/Account Manager for a 1-year Maternity cover. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone with a bold and confident design handwriting. If you are tenacious, meticulous and have experience managing the end to end process of your own account, this could be the perfect opportunity for you!

The Role:

  • Responsible for designing for key customer accounts, following research targeted to each customers' requirements

  • Compilation of sourcing/tech packs for factories and Buyers

  • Managing the critical path; from negotiating costs with factories and Buyers ensuring delivery dates are maintained

  • Oversee sample management to approval

  • Manage a Design Assistant and oversee 2 other Designers/Account Managers

The Ideal Candidate:

  • 4-5 years' experience working as a technical lingerie/swimwear designer; MUST have worked for a supplier

  • Must have experience in at least 2 of the following categories - Lingerie, Swimwear, Activewear

  • Proficient in using Excel, Photoshop/Illustrator (strong CAD skills)

  • Print and embellishment design experience

  • Critical path management experience; confident managing deadlines, liaising with suppliers, manufacturers, factories and clients

What you will get in return:

  • Salary up to £40k

  • Great working culture and office located in South West London


Dex Moore

If this Senior Designer & Account Manager role interests you, please click the ‘Apply’ button and submit your cv with your portfolio and quote reference DJM58348/003_1566383169.