DESIGN MANAGER

Where: Amsterdam
Starts: asap

We're seeking a DESIGN MANAGER to join our Amsterdam-based fashion brand. As DESIGN MANAGER, you'll lead our design team, shaping collections that reflect our brand's vision and resonate with our audience. From concept to production, you'll ensure quality and innovation while maintaining our brand's DNA.


You will be responsible for:

  • Build, manage, and mentor a team of designers and product developers, fostering a collaborative and inspiring work environment. 
  • Utilize insights to develop and implement a design strategy that elevates the brand, ensuring consistent and compelling main and in between collections.
  • Manage the design calendar and work with the Production team to ensure designs meet quality standards and timelines.
  • Collaborate with marketing and sales teams to align design efforts with business goals.
  • Stay abreast of industry trends, market demands, and competitor landscapes to make informed design decisions.

You:

  • Bachelor's degree in Fashion Design or related field.
  • Years of fashion design experience, 3-5 years in a leadership role. 
  • Strong leadership, communication, and organizational skills.
  • Proficiency in design software and garment construction knowledge.
  • Ability to multitask and problem-solve under tight deadlines.


Still with us? Nice. We offer you the chance to work at a fast-growing fashion brand and a lot of learning and development, including daily nutritious lunch/snacks, weekly office drinks (we serve natural wine!), and shopping budget to get your ØLÅF goods.

If you want to apply for this position, please email your CV and cover letter to Olaf (careers@olafhussein.com).