Closing date: Friday 8th December 2023
Closing Date for Applicants:
Friday 8th December 2023
Ranking 66th in the 2022 Sunday Times 100 list, having grown revenues to over £36m, LeMieux is recognised as one of the fastest growing companies in the UK and has a growing presence across the 69 countries sold to globally. We are a leading retail brand with a reputation for unparalleled quality coupled with exceptional value and provide horse and rider products for all levels of equestrians.
As an Equestrian Product Designer, you will report into the Head of Design and be responsible for your categories from concept right through to production sign off. We are looking for a designer with a strong equestrian background and knowledge. While you don’t need to have experience designing equine product, you must have experience in Design, be it apparel or product. This is the perfect opportunity to combine passion and career, creating innovative products, specifically for the horse, for one of the most exciting Equestrian brands in the world.
We require a team member who is eager to learn and who is able to bringing fresh ideas in order to create unique products for horse and rider. This role is ideal for a hardworking and self-motivated individual who thrives in a fast-paced environment.
Key Responsibilities are as follows:
Collaborate with across departments and teams to develop exceptional products that meet our customers' needs.
Own the design process, from conceptualization right through to production sign off, on your given categories.
Work to the critical path, ensuring deadlines are met and product is delivered on time.
Be commercially minded when designing and bringing product to life.
Pay meticulous attention to detail in all aspects of design.
Create clear and accurate design packs and liaise with factories to ensure correct execution and deadlines are met.
Stay up-to-date with industry trends and competitor offerings.
Suitable applicants will display the following:
A Bachelor’s Degree in Fashion Design, or a related field, or industry equivalent experience.
Industry experience in clothing and/or accessories design
Strong equestrian knowledge and background
Willingness to learn about the world of equine design.
Proven ability to work diligently in a fast-paced environment.
Team player with the ability to collaborate effectively.
Self-sufficient and able to take initiative.
Creative mindset with a keen eye for detail.
Be highly proficient in using Adobe Creative Suite – Illustrator / Photoshop
Our brand is defined by unparalleled quality with exceptional value. We strive to be the best and are committed to constantly expanding our garment and product range with a blend of innovation and classic style at the forefront of design, with safety, comfort, and fashion in mind.
From product development, through sourcing and manufacture to marketing and distribution via multiple sales channels, our employees are passionate and are the driving force behind our success.
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Monday to Friday
Ability to commute/relocate:
Southampton, SO51 6DQ: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)
Work Location: In house
To apply please send your CV and covering letter stating your suitability to firstname.lastname@example.org