Freelance Fashion Designer (P/T 4 Days) at Showpo

Product - Design, Freelance, Sydney, Australia sydney design product
Posted a month ago

About Us:

Showpo is the Australian owned, global, social media led ecommerce brand, redefining fashion retail for the new generation.

Showpo was established in Sydney in 2010 from our Founder & CEO Jane Lu's garage. Forward to now, we have disrupted the traditional retail model, are a global fashion destination and one of Australia's home grown true global success stories. We pride ourselves on empowering women worldwide and being one of Australia's largest and most successful social media brands.

2023 was a hugely successful year for us and 2024 is looking to be even better! Sound interesting? Read on...

We have an exciting opportunity for a Freelance Fashion Designer to join our team and assist in designing some of our most critical and exciting categories for our fabulous Showpo customers! 

What are the key responsibilities?

  • Creating, evolving, and delivering a dynamic and diverse product strategy that reflects the vibrant essence of the Showpo brand while aligning with our overarching business objectives.
  • Maintain and drive the critical path, ensuring all design, delivery & launch deadlines and requirements are met. 
  • Directing workflow for GTs, with a focus on measuring and optimising timelines. 
  • Proficiency in analysing and interpreting various reports, including top-selling items, category performance, and print trends.
  • Strong technical expertise with an emphasis on product quality, fit, and manufacturing standards.
  • Maintaining a customer-centric approach in all aspects of product conception and execution.
  • Delivering a commercially viable and well-balanced range that meets margin and assortment targets.
  • Qualities we look for:

  • 5+ years design/product development experience with similar women's wear brand 
  • Outstanding precision skills with an unmatched eye for detail.
  • Demonstrated expertise in spotting trends, selecting prints, colours, fabrics, ensuring the perfect fit, construction, and overall garment quality.
  • Organised team player who's great at juggling tasks, thrives in a fast-paced setting, and able to meet tight deadlines effortlessly.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Adaptable, flexible, and capable of working independently and without direct supervision.
  • Prior experience in the fast-fashion retail sector ideally an eCommerce/online store. 
  • Ability to connect with the Showpo audience, understanding her interests, needs, and desires.
  • Are you our next Freelance Fashion Designer who is ready to take Showpo to the next level? Apply and share your resume and portfolio with us :)

    At Showpo we are committed to fostering an environment where everyone can belong and be their authentic selves. We strive to craft a culture that reflects the diversity of our customer, where our differences make us stronger and help us become better humans. We celebrate our people and support them, ensuring we’re a workplace welcoming to all, where everyone can bring their whole selves to work. We are on a journey and sometimes might make mistakes, but we are committed to learning, growing and backing up these words with positive action.