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LOCATION: Flexible on location

We are seeking an experienced and creative womenswear senior designer who can take designs from concept through to completion. The successful candidate will demonstrate excellent design skills, be highly creative and have a thorough understanding of contemporary fashion trends. The candidate will have a proven track record of trend identification, following design briefs, working with development and effectively managing projects.


- Generate fresh ideas and concepts for collections, using market research and trend analysis
- Develop innovative conceptual products that are on trend and appeal to the target market
- Collaborate on design briefs and monitor progress of designs through the product life cycle
- Research and analyse fashion trends and develop product ranges to reflect them
- Interpret buyers’ briefs to determine design/concepts and specifications
- Monitor the market to identify trends and opportunities for design
- Work with a wide range of fabric, textures and prints
- Liaise with other departments and external suppliers to produce products
- Prepare detailed sketches and samples for presentation or submission
- Stay up to date with market trends and attend trade shows and research trips
- Collaborate with product development and print teams to ensure product meets Motel standards

- Bachelor's degree in Fashion Design or related field
- At least 5 years of experience as a womenswear designer, preferably within a similar market - youth womenswear
- Solid knowledge in Adobe Creative Suite, with excellence in Illustrator and CAD
- Experience in Photoshop and comfortable with working on prints
- Able to conceptualise and direct on print as an essential
- Ability to create own prints, advantageous but not required
- In-depth understanding of the fashion industry, with solid grasp on current and emerging trends
- In-depth knowledge of fabric trims and construction, able to effectively advise sourcing and development teams
- Excellent interpersonal skills, ability to develop strong relationships with key team members and vendors
- Detail oriented with high standards for quality
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Team player and loves Motel! Is a must
- Must send a portfolio of their work

Please send a CV, portfolio or examples of your work and a cover letter to

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