Senior Designer (1 year contract )



Job ID



$90000 - $100000


Job Description:

Industry Sector: Fashion & Apparel

Position: Senior Designer (one-year contract with possibility of permanency)

Location: Dorval

Salary: 90-100K


Our client offers you:

  • Flexible schedule
  • Medical and dental Insurance
  • Great atmosphere

Our client, a well-known ladies manufacturer, is currently seeking a design visionary that can dream up big but have one foot planted firmly on the ground. Ideal candidate will have experience in all aspects of design for knitwear (50% + ) denim and outerwear (50% combined) from development to production and will conceptualize and launch new product categories from scratch.

Duties may include but not limited to

  • Manage, motivate and lead a team of 3 product developers
  • Concept development and market research on fabrics, colors and shapes; anticipate designs that will appeal to customers
  • Create technical flats, design sheets and colored storyboards
  • Explore and evaluate new trends for fashion and graphics
  • Work cross-functionally with Import and Planning departments to meet goals and objectives
  • Responsible for selecting fabrics (including testing), trims, assisting with packaging
  • Enhance garments and adds value through styling details
  • Work with production and merchandising to ensure customer expectation and business criteria adherence
  • Work with patternmakers and attend fittings
  • Review, comment and track all approvals for specs and fabrics
  • Present seasonal designs to sales teams
  • Supervise, maintain and direct sample production and ensure deadlines are honored
  • Achieve all key financial seasonal budget objectives

The necessities    

  • 6-8 years of extensive experience in ladieswear (knitwear, denim and outerwear)
  • Fashion Design certification
  • Excellent sense of market trends and colors
  • Must have a deep understanding of construction, fabrications, import and buying; textile structure
  • Efficient working independently
  • Strong proficiencies in Illustrator and Photoshop
  • Able to organize and prioritize workload with direct report to meet deadlines
  • Must be driven and energetic; a strong flair for fashion

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Please note that only candidates who meet the above criteria will be contacted within 48hours. Feel free to contact your recruiter at any time for an update on your file