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Senior Designer

We are looking for a talented Senior Fashion Designer to join the ZALORA Private Label team in Women's Wear. Reporting to the Head of Design for Women's Wear, this role is based in Singapore where we design and develop our exclusive collections, across multiple fashion labels,  for a wide variety of online customers in Asia. You will be in charge of leading and coordinating a team of designers through the design process, creating and developing products across categories, with broad range of responsibility for the collection from conception up to delivery. In collaboration with Buying, Product Development and Sourcing you will ensure effective teamwork that leads to a positive work environment. Good communication skills, a flexible attitude and capacity to adapt to changes are essential. This is a really unique, exciting opportunity as you will research and establish the trends that will define every new season in a young and dynamic environment. 

Responsibilities:

  • Designing products across multiple categories for women’s apparel on a monthly basis
  • Leading the product design from a technical perspective with strong knowledge of garment construction, fabrications, product development and garment fit
  • Adapting existing designs for commercial/mass production
  • Aligning on a category focused range definition with Buying
  • Delivering the agreed designs in line with a fast fashion seasonal design timeline
  • Sourcing and selecting fabrics, trims, fastenings, embellishments and colour palettes
  • Providing print and graphic direction to a team of designers that aligns with the tone of the season
  • Connecting with and monitoring suppliers progress during the sampling process
  • Working closely with Buyers, Product Developers, and Sourcing to create a strong and commercial range that aligns to financial expectation
  • Participating in fit sessions, providing expertise on design intent and fit expectations
  • Identifying and coordinating key-looks on monthly basis
  • Conducting market research: competitors and trend analysis

Requirements:

  • Educated to a Diploma or Degree level in Fashion Design or related discipline
  • At least 4 years experience in similar position
  • Professional use of Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator & Microsoft Excel
  • Possess excellent fashion sense and market-sensitivity
  • Good team player, excellent interpersonal, planning and organization skills to multi-task in a fast paced retail environment
  • Keen sense of fashion and a passion for the fashion industry
  • Knowledge of Pattern-making or previous experience in pattern making is a plus
  • Interest in Contemporary Culture: fashion, Design, Photography and Art
  • Available to relocate
  • Available to travel and work full time

The ZALORA Story

ZALORA exists for the millions of fashion consumers in Asia seeking a shopping experience focused on their unique styles, trends and fit. As Asia’s leading online fashion destination, ZALORA was founded in 2012 and has a presence in Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia & Brunei, the Philippines, Hong Kong and Taiwan. ZALORA’s localised sites offer an extensive collection of top international and local brands as well as our own in-house labels across apparel, shoes and accessories for men and women. ZALORA is part of Global Fashion Group, the world's leader in online fashion for emerging markets. 

ZALORA is not obligated to accept resumes from any third parties on behalf of potential candidates for any position (advertised or otherwise) by any means, unless ZALORA has executed a written agreement with such third party and has expressly requested such third party for candidate referrals. Third parties who provide unsolicited resumes of candidate(s) shall waive and forfeit all rights to claim for any placement fees or referral fees in the event that such candidate is eventually engaged or employed by ZALORA or Global Fashion Group.

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