Ready-to-Wear Designer (London)

Ready-to-Wear Designer (London)


The RTW Designer will work closely with the Creative Director and Production team to develop ideas and support the design and development of ready-to-wear collections. They will work to initiate design concepts reflective on the brand’s ethos and Creative Director’s vision, and liaise with the production team to support the development process through to the finished product. This is an exciting role and opportunity to be part of a creative and energetic environment where you will collaborate with different departments and external partners. 


Responsibilities include:


  • Work on seasonal RTW collections and design products that reflect the Creative Director’s vision 
  • Research concepts, create sketches and prototypes throughout the concept development phase
  • Work with the team to build RTW range plans
  • Liaise with suppliers to source and order fabric, yarn, trimmings and other components
  • Develop print and finishing ideas for seasonal collections
  • Create detailed tech packs for sampling and production
  • Support product development of RTW seasonal collections, working with the production team to ensure the desired outcomes are achieved
  • Manage the critical path timetable for RTW collections closely, to ensure designs, samples and products are delivered on time 
  • Assist with fit sessions and assessment samples to resolve any product development or quality issues
  • Build strong relationships with internal departments and external partners and suppliers


Skills and experience 


  • 2+ years experience working in womenswear design
  • Bachelor’s degree in design or equivalent qualification in a related field 
  • Strong knowledge of women’s fashion and understanding of Rejina Pyo product 
  • Ability to contribute creative design ideas with a high level of skill in sketching, technical drawing and pattern cutting and draping
  • Excellent eye for detail and ability to deliver clear and accurate tech packs
  • Strong textile and technical knowledge of womenswear garments and ability to contribute solutions for finishes 
  • Has commercial acumen and is customer focused 
  • Strong Photoshop and Illustrator skills
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills 
  • Experience presenting to senior team members 


Application process

Please send the following to

  • CV
  • 1 A4 page cover letter outlining why you are the ideal candidate for this role
  • A digital portfolio