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DESIGN & PRODUCTION MANAGER - 12 MONTH CONTRACT

THE ROLE

We are pleased to offer the role of Design & Production Manager to join our small, Islington-based team, on a full-time, 12 month maternity cover basis.

This role will report to the Founder / Creative Director and will manage the Design & Production Assistant, and Product Intern, and is responsible for taking the Studio Pia product from concept through to delivery, ensuring excellence in design and execution at every stage.

We are looking for an experienced, organised, and creatively-minded individual with a strong understanding and passion for lingerie.

 

THE DUTIES

Duties will cover every stage of the product process including (but not limited to):

  • Product category and development strategy
  • CP planning, setting, and management
  • Budgeting
  • Trend and research
  • Materials and manufacturer sourcing
  • Cost negotiation
  • Fabric and embellishment design and development
  • Product design and development
  • Garment costing
  • Pattern cutting and grading
  • Fittings
  • CADS and tech drawings
  • Tech packs
  • Raw materials buying
  • Factory visits
  • Quality control

 

THE CANDIDATE

To be considered for this role you will have:

  • Fashion design technology/contour fashion degree, or equivalent work experience (min 5 years)
  • Excellent lingerie-specific technical knowledge and experience (swimwear and/or nightwear/loungewear desirable)
  • Good manual pattern cutting and grading skills/understanding (Gerber experience would be a bonus)
  • Strong planning skills
  • Strong people management skills
  • Strong market knowledge
  • Strong CAD skills (Adobe)
  • Meticulous eye for detail
  • Proactive approach to work
  • Advocate for sustainability
  • Right to work in the UK

THE DETAILS

  • Salary £30-40k pa
  • Full-time
  • 12 month maternity cover contract
  • 35 hours per week
  • Minimum 4 days per week in the office (Islington, London)
  • Product allowance and 50% staff discount
  • Start August
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      FREELANCE FIT MODEL

      We are always looking for a diverse range of sizes to help fit test our collections.
       
      Contract: Freelance
      Location: Islington, London
      Rate: Scaled depending on experience + travel expenses
      Start date: Adhoc
      Application closing date: Ongoing
       
      Send your measurements and a full body picture (does not have to be in lingerie) to hr@studiopia.co.uk