Designer

Recruiter
CHIMI AB
Location
Stockholm (SE)
Posted
16 Nov 2021
Closes
03 Dec 2021
Ref
Design/product team
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

CHIMI is one of the fastest growing fashion companies in Sweden. CHIMI reimagines iconic silhouettes with a Scandinavian minimalistic design within the fields of sunglasses, opticals, active eyewear and related products. We believe that a fun working place generates the best results and want every employee to feel ownership of CHIMIs success.

We’re looking for a person with significant drive for a unique chance to impact the future of CHIMIs design identity if you are up for making real changes. That’s why you should be a person who always strives to go above and beyond to produce the best work – who wants to explore potential, push edges, dream and create.

 

Responsibilities

  • Lead the overall sketch creation
  • Develop technical flats and design sheets for each collection, utilizing the brand vision together with the Product Director and Creative Director
  • Work closely with the Product Director, Creative Director and cross-functional team members to create brand specific products
  • Update sketches throughout the product life cycle process
  • Correct and approve fit and construction for each sample
  • Source and analyze industry trends, shapes, market competition for materials, colors, etc.
  • Complete ad-hoc assignments as directed by management
  • Travel overseas as needed

 

Knowledge and skills

  • Understanding all stages in the design development process
  • Knowledge of garment development, fabrics, patterns, trims and construction
  • Advanced knowledge of sketching
  • Strong creative ability that will translate forecast trends in relation to the brand customer
  • Undertaking design research based on the creative direction
  • Adaptable, effective and proactive, with a high level of attention to detail
  • Ability to effectively communicate ideas and have a “big picture” understanding
  • Thrive in a fast-paced environment of constant change and shifting priorities
  • Excellent interpersonal skills

 

Qualifications

  • Degree in Apparel Design related field
  • 3+ years of relevant working experience in a similar position
  • In-depth knowledge of textiles, materials, construction and fit
  • Portfolio demonstrating experience in computer sketching (Illustrator), hand sketching, flat sketching, developing tech packs
  • Preferably experience from a contemporary luxury and/or sports brand

 

Is this you?

Apply now to our Creative Director Charlie Lindström at jobs@chimieyewear.com

The position is located at the global CHIMI HQ in Stockholm.

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