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Designer & Buyer

Advertiser: Fast Future Brands2.7 out of 52.7 overall rating (29 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

Job Information

Job Listing Date
11 Jan 2019
Location
Sydney, Ryde & Macquarie Park
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Design & Architecture, Fashion & Textile Design

Designer & Buyer

Fast Future Brands is a fashion retailer with over 130 Valleygirl & TEMT stores across the country, offering the latest trends in clothing and accessories to our customers and expanding its business toward overseas.
 

Designer's major responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Analyse trends in fabrics, colours and shapes
  • Responsible for range planning and trend forecasting
  • Create garment sketch design with measurements & construction details for sampling
  • Attend the fit session – Responsible for sample approval to ensure product quality standards of fabric, colour, trims and fit
  • Liaise well with overseas suppliers

Designer's required skills, qualifications & experience:

  • Degree in Fashion Design or related field and ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Minimum 2 years relevant work experience
  • Experience in Fast Trend Fashion Industry is desirable but not essential
  • Strong design and conceptual skills
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills

 

Buyer's major responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Buying plan future product to ensure stock level
  • Analyse sales performance for each item group and reflect them to buying plan
  • Provide summarized analysis in merchandising meetings
  • Attend order meeting to check the balance of key framing indicator
  • Monitor buying progress to ensure execution of purchase

 Buyer's required skills, qualifications & experience:

  • Minimum 2 years of post-qualification experience and ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Strong statistical, communication and problem-solving skills
  • Retail and fashion industry experience will be highly regarded
  • Proficient in MS Office, particularly Excel

 

NOTE:

1. No recruitment agencies please!

2. Due to the high volume of applications, only short listed candidates will be contacted.

If you have any questions, please contact us by email: hr@au.ffbglobal.com

Fast Future Brands is a fashion retailer with over 130 Valleygirl & TEMT stores across the country, offering the latest trends in clothing and accessories to our customers and expanding its business toward overseas.
 

Designer's major responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Analyse trends in fabrics, colours and shapes
  • Responsible for range planning and trend forecasting
  • Create garment sketch design with measurements & construction details for sampling
  • Attend the fit session – Responsible for sample approval to ensure product quality standards of fabric, colour, trims and fit
  • Liaise well with overseas suppliers

Designer's required skills, qualifications & experience:

  • Degree in Fashion Design or related field and ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Minimum 2 years relevant work experience
  • Experience in Fast Trend Fashion Industry is desirable but not essential
  • Strong design and conceptual skills
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills

 

Buyer's major responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Buying plan future product to ensure stock level
  • Analyse sales performance for each item group and reflect them to buying plan
  • Provide summarized analysis in merchandising meetings
  • Attend order meeting to check the balance of key framing indicator
  • Monitor buying progress to ensure execution of purchase

 Buyer's required skills, qualifications & experience:

  • Minimum 2 years of post-qualification experience and ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Strong statistical, communication and problem-solving skills
  • Retail and fashion industry experience will be highly regarded
  • Proficient in MS Office, particularly Excel

 

NOTE:

1. No recruitment agencies please!

2. Due to the high volume of applications, only short listed candidates will be contacted.

The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • What's your expected annual base salary?
  • How many years' experience do you have in fashion design?
  • Do you have design experience in the fast fashion industry?
  • Have you completed a qualification in design?

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