Fashion Designer

Montreal

Offre publiée le 2024-07-02

Groupe Dynamite

Fashion Designer

Groupe Dynamite is a leading fashion digital retailer with two brands at the heart of our success, Garage and Dynamite. With over 300 stores in Canada and the U.

S., and more than 4,000 people, we have been making our mark on fashion since 1975.

Our core strengths are rooted in our team, our innovation and our customers. We are proud to hire and retain aspirational leaders who are driven to achieve great things and are recognized for their entrepreneurial spirit.

Job Summary :

The Designer works under the direction of the Divisional Design Manager, and in partnership with the Product Manager, delivers a focused and inspiring assortment each season for the assigned product line.

Key responsibilities :

  • Translate vision and emerging trends into the assigned product lines based on concept direction
  • Maximize sales and gross profits, minimize shuffles and unplanned markdowns (with Product Manager)
  • Create and coordinate multiple pieces that aim to satisfy our clientele and corresponds to our brand image
  • Work with technical designers, patternmakers, and fit technicians to ensure our clothing corresponds to our specifics.
  • Build a relationship with the Buying team that fosters development of innovative, relevant and fashion-forward designs.
  • Build a relationship with the Production team that takes into consideration manufacturing limitations, yet pushes our expectations of quality, lead time and price value.
  • Research and develop new fabrics, washes, trims and finishes that are within our cost constraints and elevate the brand
  • Adhere to design calenda
  • Shop international and domestic market for seasonal research

Qualifications :

  • DEC or Bachelor Degree in Fashion Design
  • Minimum 7 years experience design experience
  • Detailed oriented, self-motivated
  • Good Microsoft office (Excel, Outlook, Word) skills
  • Strong color sense
  • Excellent knowledge of Illustrator and Photoshop
  • Bilingual (English and French)
  • Sound judgement and a good understanding of trends and the fashion apparel industry

Over and above a competitive salary and bonus plan, registered retirement savings, and flexible group insurance with personalised coverage that meets your needs, you will be at the forefront of a growing organisation that understands the importance of investing in people.

You and your family can enjoy our employee discount at Garage and Dynamite, private sample sales throughout the year and many other exciting perks, including a very flexible vacation program.

Our promise

No day will be like the last - we aim to be better today than we were yesterday. We are committed to employment equity.

Candidates that are retained will be called for an interview.

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