Junior Designer Women’s loungewear - H&M
- Mäster Samuelsgatan, Stockholm, Sweden
- Department: H&M
Do you want to be a key player in being part of developing the Women’s loungewear department? Are you a creative Junior Designer currently looking for a new exciting challenge? If so, then this might be something for you!
The H&M Head Office is based in Stockholm, Sweden, where we design and develop our fashion collections for a wide variety of customers. H&M is a dynamic international workplace where high pace and rapid changes are a natural part of our day. Good communication skills, a flexible attitude and capacity to adapt to changes are essential.
As a Junior Designer you will be responsible for assisting the Product Designer and working closely with the Buyer & Product developer. We are looking for a talented individual with a passion and strong visionary eye for women’s fashion & trends. You will be doing technical sketching, designing women’s directional loungewear across multi product categories, assist in fittings and handling the design part of sample follow up. This product area will focus on with both woven, knitwear & jersey therefore a strong knowledge of different qualities is important. Together with the rest of the team, you will assist in developing the collections sold worldwide in all the H&M markets omni channels. This requires high energy, strong independent drive, creativity and a new perspective.
This is an amazing opportunity to work within a small team to develop from your current individual design level, whilst learning from our global team. You will contribute with updated fashion insights for our target customer with your fresh ideas, energy, creativity and fully global perspective. High pace and rapid changes are a natural part of our day. This is a growing department & range, so being a quick learner with good communication skills, a flexible attitude and capacity to adapt to changes, is essential!
We believe you have a genuine passion for Women’s fashion both from a commercial & aspirational standpoint with a feminine handwriting and an eye for details. In addition to this we are also looking for:
- A minimum of a BA qualification in Fashion/Textile Design
- A minimum of 1-2 years’ work experience as a JR Designer/Assistant
- Strong skills in and used to work at high speed in Adobe Suite programs
- 3D CLO work experience is meriting
- Attention to detail and good material knowledge is key
- A visionary mindset with true passion for Women’s fashion, current and future trends
- A strong customer focus and commercial mindset
- Strong communication skills and true team player
- A highly organized and structured work routine
- Capacity to work in a very fast-paced and everchanging work environment
- A fast learner with a strong self-drive and you can take own initiatives with ease
- Fluent in English (Swedish not necessary)
This is a permanent position based in Stockholm, to start in August/September, and you will report to the department Section Head.
If your experience, skills and ambitions are right for this role, please send your application in English by 10th July 2021 including CV and relevant portfolio work (pdf max 10mb/uploading) Portfolio should include vision/mood boards, full design process and final collections. Please ensure to include some work clearly relatable to H&M Women’s target customer. Applications must include portfolio and meeting the above criteria to be considered! We would like see work that shows your creative aspirational side and also your sense for commercial fashion.
We are looking forward to hearing from you!
We know that diversity is what makes us strong. Our teams should consist of great mix of people that share and combine their knowledge, experiences and ideas. It leads to a positive impact on how we address challenges, what we perceive possible and how we choose to relate to our colleagues and customers all over the world.