Fashion designer - Brisbane
Are you a Fashion Designer with a creative flair who is unafraid of pushing the boundaries and making designs which challenge the status quo?
As a Fashion Designer reporting directly to the Senior Apparel Designer, this role is a really exciting chance to join a team and brand dedicated to creating beautiful apparel, captivating stories and a clear purpose for making a real difference.
This is a key creative role that will design and develop on brand and on trend high performing cycling apparel, casual wear and accessories;
Perform market, consumer and competitor research to ensure your designs are at the forefront of trends within the industry;
Interpreting creative direction briefs to design and develop mood boards, colour palettes, lab dips and range plans for regular seasonal and limited release ranges;
Fabric research, development and selection to ensure the performance elements of the garment are market leading;
Working closely with the Product Developers and Production team to complete the finalised range spec sheets inclusive of fabric, design and trims;
Working closely with the Product Development Lead to ensure timely delivery of designs which enable sampling, production and delivery in line with range release schedule;
Engage with technical development labs, universities and our sponsored teams and professional athletes to continuously push the limits of design and performance;
Work and communicate with product testers, factories, mills and the extended design team to ensure consistent and continuous delivery and development of high quality designs and final product;
Skills, Experience, Qualifications and Personality:
A creative mind with the technical experience to deliver fashion forward, high performance cycling apparel and accessories;
2-3 yrs experience in a similar role. Exposure to stretch wear and seamless construction techniques within performance apparel and activewear will be highly regarded but isn’t compulsory;
A tertiary qualification in Fashion Design or similar would be highly regarded;
High skill level in full Adobe Creative Suite, and at least an interest in 3D CAD usage;
Ability to prioritise and design multiple ranges, release dates and delivery deadlines simultaneously;
Strong communication skills and ability to work autonomously as well as part of a team delivering one vision and one goal;
Enjoy a fast paced, fun, social and dynamic work environment and culture;
A strong drive for learning, development and continuous improvement of yourself and the team around you; and
An appreciation of the unique and a dedication to different .
Competitive and attractive salary;
A passionate, fun, creative and collective team environment;
Annual allowance and discount for BSC Product;
In House Coffee, Food & Bike Maintenance Discounts;
Access to professional team/athletes and popular brand/artist collaborations; and
Professional development and career opportunities.
Does this all sound like you? Share your CV and the most creative Portfolio that shows us why you fit our flock! Applications close at 16th July 2021 or sooner if we find the next perfect Black Sheep.