Designer Girls Socks/Accessories (m/f/d)

Date: 07-Aug-2022

Location: Vilvoorde, BE, 1800

Company: C & A

We build on traditions as long as they don't stop us from growing. Therefore we continuously reflect our actions and strive for improvement. This is the only way we can live up to our own standards to reinvent the fashion business in a sustainable way.


In our Headoffices in Düsseldorf and Brussels we develop new trends whilst focusing on sustainability along the value chain of our products.

 

Your responsibilities at C&A

 

  • Design product in line with our consumer strategy, translating catwalk and trend information into commercially relevant product
  • Create clear and concise product specifications which communicate style, fabric, trim, color and construction so suppliers can make items to our quality standards
  • Keep up to date with fabric, trim and make, in order to ensure product designs can meet margin target
  • Follow and meet deadlines set forth in the Consumer Cycle and ensure all PLM (Product Lifecycle tool) entries are correct and timely so products can be delivered on time to shopfloor
  • Deliver the proper fit and design direction by working with the technical team so they can execute the guidelines for our suppliers to follow in order to ensure a proper fit for our consumer

 

At C&A you can look forward to 

 

  • An exciting job in an international and inspirational working environment  
  • In-depth induction into your new role  
  • A positive working atmosphere with an open feedback culture  
  • Flexible working hours and the option to work from home an 
  • Hospitalization insurance and Pension Scheme 
  • In addition, you will enjoy attractive discounts including a public transport travel pass and a meal voucher per working day 

 

What we need from you

  • A college degree in Fashion Design, Textiles, Apparel Graphics or equivalent
  • Previous Apparel Graphics experience in a similar position
  • Good knowledge of forecasting of trend, innovation and sustainability and knowing how to present and communicate them
  • Working knowledge of 3D systems and processes and product development/product lifecycle management (PDM/PLM) systems
  • Motivated to work in a dynamic, fast pasted and competitive environment
  • Fluent English (written and spoken), especially in manufacturing and technical terms, preferably fluent in one more language
  • An uploaded Portfolio showing some relevant work examples for the position you are applying for

 

C&A fosters equal opportunity for people of all backgrounds and identities. We are led by a gender-balanced board committed to build a diverse and inclusive organisation where everyone can become their best self.

 

We do not discriminate on the basis of age, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, ethnicity, race, religion or belief, parental and family status, or any other protected characteristic. We welcome applications from women, men and non-binary candidates of all ethnicities and socio-economic backgrounds. We encourage people belonging to underrepresented groups to apply.