Junior Designer - Topshop Knitwear & Jersey

Job

  • London  
    perm  
    Competitive
  • Company
    ASOS plc  
    Start date
    ASAP  
    Duration
    n/a  
  • Closing date
    25 January 2022  
    Posted on
    25 November 2021  

THE OPPORTUNITY:

Want to see your designs worn by millions? As a Junior Knitwear & Jersey Designer on the Topshop team, you’ll be plugged into 20-something culture and on the pulse of the latest fashion and trends that our customers love. 

THE TEAM:

ASOS is one of the UK’s top fashion and beauty destinations, expanding globally at a rapid pace. Our values are to be authentic, brave, creative and disciplined, and we live and breathe these in everything we do. 

The Design Team look for inspiration all around the world, along with street style, vintage shopping, music, art, the catwalk and all things creative, to design the latest product for the range. It’s all about newness and finding and designing the most exciting product for our 20-something customer, whatever their style. 

You will be…   

  • Developing and designing Knitwear & Jersey ranges for the Topshop brand

  • Researching trends and directions for Knitwear & Jersey

  • Taking ownership and responsibility for your area, which includes independent research, product development and range builds  

  • Working closely with Buying teams to range product 

  • Working with the Technical team, advising factories on construction, details and artworks 

  • Sourcing from the supply base and building strong relationship with suppliers 

  • Traveling and researching for directional and comparative trend and product direction 

  • Reacting to sales information and designing commercially relevant, fashion-forward ranges 

We’d love to meet, someone with… 

  • Previous experience in Womenswear Knitwear and Jersey Design for an aspirational brand or similar High Street retailer 

  • Strong commercial handwriting and understanding of the Topshop Brand and Customer  

  • Self-motivation & enthusiasm  

  • Fashion-forward, creative ideas 

  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to communicate clearly, effectively and appropriately with colleagues, suppliers and others at all levels 

  • Great Photoshop, Adobe and CAD skills

  • Willingness to travel for Supplier meetings and inspirational purposes ​

What's in it for you? 

  • Competitive salary, bonus and pension matching 

  • Life insurance, free private medical care, cycle to work scheme + more 

  • A bespoke flexible benefits scheme catered to you 

  • Best in class Learning & Development schemes and career development programmes 

  • 25 days holiday + never work on your birthday again! 

  • Free modern onsite gym, plus personal training and wellness rooms

  • A dynamic social environment, from company-wide sports days, charity days, ‘Give A Week Away’ opportunities to visit our charity partners in India & company-wide celebrations to name just a few 

  • Huge staff discounts and sample sales  

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