We are looking for a designer for our menswear and womenswear ready to wear. Working closely with the design team under the lead of the Creative Director with the product design from concept to the creation of our seasonal collections and seasonal projects.
In the role of designer, you will be designing high-end quality products in line with the aesthetic vision and standards of the company and Creative Director. You will be the creative visionary for your concept assortment and products.
You will be driving research and development on an inspirational and style basis and design work of your categories working close to R&D, product developers, pattern maker and atelier to ensure stringent collections with a clear theme and each product at its full potential supported by a well made detailed technical sketch, throughout the whole process.
The work environment at Our Legacy is creative and energetic. You will be based at our headquarters in Stockholm and will have commitments that require travelling.
This position works closely with factories, other internal departments and reports to the Creative Director and Head of Studio.
Tasks include but not limited to
Work with clear deadlines but not compromising on the creativeness in your work driving each product to reach its full potential
Knowing each garment, working with thought through designs, constructions and tech packs making smart choices of components to ensure a good outcome and reasonable price for each product
Ensuring technical sketches are informative, clear and easy to follow for pattern makers, atelier, product developers and factories. Making sure technical sketch is updated at each step of the process
Working with clear and informative overviews for your concept and products
Doing well prepared and proactive work in fittings, clearly pushing through design vision also taking further production processes into consideration
Working proactively on securing price levels of raw materials used for each product
Making sure to keep Product Developers updated on the development of styles, details for a well working and proactive development process.
Minimum of 3 years experience in a similar role
Ability to work independently and as part of a team and able to assist others when necessary
Creative problem solver with an analytical and methodical approach to tasks.
Can work effectively on several projects simultaneously balancing multiple, and often changing, priorities in a fast-moving environment.
Exceptional sketching ability
Technical efficiency. Must have strong computer skills, proficient in Illustrator, Photoshop and In-Design
Great time management skills
Strong interpersonal skills, able to communicate effectively internally & externally.
Fluent English. All other languages are a plus.
Applications for this position are now closed.