Designer

Brand Story


Known for its unmistakably romantic and free-spirited design handwriting, and its circular, regenerative and renewable approach to prodution, this Byron-Bay based brand has amassed a global community who covet and collect their iconic designs.

Role Overview


UMENCO is recruiting an innovative Designer to join the team at a romantic womenswear brand with a cult international following.

In executing their role, the Designer will work collaboratively with the Creative Director on design, new concepts, trend direction, seasonal themes, and styling. They will also lead the product development team for all major decision-making.

They will manage the team to ensure the fit and quality of all product from concept through to bulk production meets brand standards, doing so by constantly leveraging their knowledge of fabric, trims and garment fitting, and making sure that they provide clear fit comments to the relevant factories.

They will also ensure that first specification sheets are clear, concise and that all measurements, design features and fabric details are well thought-out.

In addition to their primary design duties, they will be responsible for the training and development of new employees, and will support the Creative Director in setting up the brand successfully in a new continent.

The talent we seek will preset with an expert understanding of Adobe Illustrator, specifically for garment sketching and storyboarding, and an extensive technical knowledge of garment construction, pattern making, and garment alterations.

Additionally, they will understand margin and profit targets, and have the ability to calculate and track profits.

Location


Byron Bay, Australia

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To confidentially explore this opportunity, please reach out to Angela and the UMENCO team at UMENCO@umenco.com.

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