Overview

INTRODUCTION

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. 

JOB DETAILS

Senior Designer – WW – Flou – Runway

Permanent contract, Full time & In house

London, UK

JOB PURPOSE

Responsible for designing a complete WW collection, with a specific focus on Soft Woven (Flou) in collaboration with the design team.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

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 

PERSONAL PROFILE

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 

 

PLEASE APPLY WITH A PORTFOLIO, THANK YOU.

FOOTER

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 ||

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