Senior Creative Pattern Cutter
Term: Full-Time, Freelance. Location: South Kensington, London (Atelier) Ralph &Russo is an international luxury fashion brand revered for producingdesigns that are contemporary, timelessly elegant and sought afterworldwide. Having initially entered the luxury market with couture, theduo has taken their dedication to design and innovation forward to curate aglobal luxury brand encompassing leather goods, shoes and more notably of late,the launch of ready-to-wear. Description:
We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Creative Pattern Cutter tolead and support the toiliste team, to ensure all accurate patterns are createdto the designers requirements and ensure that the best garments are produced.You will be responsible for create complex patterns and toiles which meet thedesign and technical requirements within an allocated timeframe, knowing thatthe styles might require creative approach and advanced techniques.
Responsibilities: Support the team with creating patterns and toiles which meet the design and technical requirements within the allocated timeframes, monitoring the team's work and making sure this is done accurately and to the highest standardMentoring the junior and midlevel pattern cutters and invest in their training to aid their development torefine their techniquesCreate patterns and toiles for more complex designs, coming up with new suggestions and creative ideas on how new products can be developedMaintain the department's archive system, making sure it is up to date at all timesEnsure the lay plan for each pattern is created in the most cost effective way, and encourage the team to work more cost effectivelyDevelop the block system, whilst ensuring the existing system is correct and in shapeOversee all fitting sessions throughout the collection development, feeding back concise and correct information to the relevant peopleKeep up to date with the latest pattern cutting techniques and share this with the rest of the teamUndertake any additional work required in the preparation for the show Requirements: Mimimum 10 years of experience in Pattern Cutting Excellent knowledge of the Pattern Cutting cycle Excellent problem solving skillsStrong communication skills (communicate clearly and concisely, both orally and in writing)Ability to work under pressure to meet key deadlines High attention to detailsProactive, vibrant, spirited and rises to challengesHighly motivated with the ability to prioritizeMust be a team player who interacts well with colleagues, building trust and credibility At Ralph & Russo, we like to deliver resultswith pace and quality. If you are resilient, work well under pressure and wantto work for a growing and inspirational brand, we would love to hear from you. Please send your CV and Portfolio by using ourinternal recruitment link.
Posted 143 days ago