ALEXANDER MCQUEEN Assistant Designer, Men's Knitwear
Alexander McQueen - Regular
London - United Kingdom
Alexander McQueen are currently seeking an Assistant Designer on Men’s Knitwear who will report to the Senior Men’s Knitwear Designer based in our central London HQ.
Alexander McQueen are actively seeking an Assistant Knitwear Designer to support the Men’s Knitwear category. The role requires effective collaboration with all team members, a high level of attention to detail and confidence working in a fast-paced and pressurised environment.
As Assistant Designer your role is to provide support to the Senior Men’s Knitwear Designer and Director of Menswear on the Men’s RTW collections.
How you will contribute?
Follow the pre and main collections, from design through to development
Produce sketches and technical drawings on Illustrator and Photoshop for Design reviews
Prepare technical packs
Making swatches/ mock-ups/ trials
Participate in fittings
Clear and effective communication with product development team
Artwork renderings and placements using CAD
Prepare FTS sheets and update range plan
Photographing and organising prototypes and samples
Maintaining and updating archives
Who you are?
Previous experience in a similar role
Very good knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign, as well as Microsoft Office
Comprehensive understanding of the Alexander McQueen design aesthetic
Ability to work as part of a team
Adaptable, fast and proactive, with a high level of attention to detail
Ability to prioritize multiple tasks and requests, while working under pressure
Good attitude and flexible approach
Enthusiastic and passionate
Excellent organizational skills
Excellent communication skills
Why work with us?
This is a fantastic opportunity to become part of a dynamic team with a visionary brand that offers possibilities to learn and grow. Talent development is a managerial principle at Kering and we are committed to fostering internal mobility. Our common vision promotes leadership skills and helps every employee to reach their full potential in a stimulating and fulfilling workplace environment.
Kering is committed to building a diverse workforce. We believe diversity in all its forms – gender, age, nationality, culture, religious beliefs and sexual orientation – enriches the workplace. It opens up opportunities for people to express their talent, both individually and collectively and it helps foster our ability to adapt to a changing world. As an Equal Opportunity Employer we welcome and consider applications from all qualified candidates, regardless of their background.
- Full time
- United Kingdom