Founded in 1856 by Thomas Burberry, Burberry is a global luxury brand with a distinctly British attitude. We are a global business with an extensive network of both owned and franchised stores across EMEIA, Asia Pacific and Americas. We are digital pioneers, and innovative technology underpins every aspect of our business, from product design to distribution and marketing. We believe that modern luxury means being socially and environmentally responsible; this mindset is core to our business and key to our long-term success.
Senior Designer - WW - Flou - Runway
Permanent contract, Full time & In house
Responsible for designing a complete WW collection, with a specific focus on Soft Woven (Flou) in collaboration with the design team.
Research, design and develop new concepts for a Flou collection
Responsible for creating the 'design vision' for the Flou collections
Work collaboratively with cross functional teams to design and develop products that are fit for purpose for the customer, brand and business and generate the 'wow' factor
Sketching of the Flou collections and materials
Development of all hardware for the Flou collections
Fabrication to sketch for the Flou collections
Involved in the fittings and development of all prototypes and samples (including pre-production fittings)
Partner with the Product Development teams. Work closely with the PD Managers to develop each category from initial concept through to finished product
Responsible in working alongside the Merchandising teams. Cultivate effective working relationships
Input and update an archive of reference material for all collections including sketches, fabrics, accessories, hardware and trim
Work as part of a strong, dynamic design team to be market leaders
Travelling to visit factories and ensuring standards are followed through and maintained
Degree in Fashion Design (BA or MA)
Strong concept, research and creative skills
Demonstrated passion and focus for Flou (Soft Woven)
Excellent communication skills
Organised and team orientated
Strong hand sketching skills
Advanced Adobe skills (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)
Fluency in English essential
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Burberry is an Equal Opportunities Employer and as such, treats all applications equally and recruits purely on the basis of skills and experience.
Posting Notes: United Kingdom || Not Applicable || London || DESIGN || NO DEPARTMENT - FPT9014 || n/a ||