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May

Fashion Designer

Beginning Boutique - Brisbane Grove, NSW

Retail
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JOB DESCRIPTION

Beginning Boutique is an exciting place to work and develop your career. We are leaders in fashion and trends, and we are always growing, expanding, and evolving to the world around us. We value pushing boundaries, loving what we do, loving our customers, and striving for personal excellence. Join our talented team for this exciting opportunity in your career!


 Overview:

The purpose of this role is to consistently forecast, identify and design on-trend and best selling pieces for Beginning Boutique. In this role, you will be required to keep up to date with trend forecasting and market research, provide amazing designs that are fashion right, on-brand and best quality for our market and customer. This role will work very collaboratively with the design and buying team to ensure that sales and profit targets are met, whilst being customer focussed. The successful candidate will consistently produce original own-brand best sellers for Beginning Boutique and consistently excite our customer. 


Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and present quarterly and monthly trend forecast documents (fashion trends, upcoming designers, must have pieces, print, fabric and colour forecasting) in line with Production Critical Path
  • Develop and illustrate on-brand collections, hand-in-hand with forecast and trend documents, to meet sales and profit targets and to excite our customer. 
  • Weekly fast track document for must have items
  • Collaborate with buying team in line with Production Critical Path timelines
  • Keep up to date with market trends and react quickly to changes in demand to ensure product selected is on-trend
  • Consistent target customer market research
  • Focussed on trends and collections for both Northern & Southern hemispheres 
  • Local, interstate or overseas (China) sourcing trips as required by the business
  • Collaborate with Buyer to determine design selects, make changes and commercial changes as required to ensure the item is a best seller.
  • Set up design tech packs for suppliers and work collaboratively with quality team so specs can be set up for each item. 
  • Comply to regulations that all designs are original and do not breach IP and copyright agreements
  • Conscious of Production Critical Path, and meeting deadlines
  • Update illustrations/trend/forecast documents accurately and consistently in line with changes
  • Weekly tracking of development samples,
  • Update design sheet regularly and accurately. 
  • Support buying and quality by proactively offering focussed solutions encountered during development and production; Drive and promote opportunities for product improvement
  • Support buying with fabric, colour and print selection and approvals


Requirements:

To be successful in this role you will need to have the following;

  • Bachelors or Certificate in Fashion Design
  • 3+ plus years as a Fashion Designer
  • Ability to interpret trends and design a product 6 months out that has commercial value
  • Creative flair and a keen interest in fashion
  • Strong Adobe Skills
  • Highly motivated self-starter
  • Strong organisational skills with the ability to multitask
  • Excellent ability to communicate effectively both written (electronic) and verbally while ensuring sensitivity to information
  • A strong passion for success and goal orientated
  • Passionate about the fashion industry
  • Creative


Benefits:

  • Flexible working arrangements available
  • Excellent employee discounts on clothing


  • Excellent workplace culture: 
  • Regular team events 
  • Work a team that loves what they do 
  • Work with like-minded people who are passionate and experienced in their fields


  • We care about you: 
  • Training and development focus for staff
  • A culture that supports on your health and wellbeing


  • We care about the future: 
  • 1% of our sales goes to making the world better through our BB Better campaign
  • We have a sustainability and ethical targets 
  • We work with charities year-round


If this sounds like you, we would love for you to send your resume, cover letter and portfolio through to alana@beginningboutique.com.au. Only successful applicants will be contacted.