Moshions

Moshions is looking for an artistic, insightful, and passionate Senior Designer to be part of the team. The new member will join a dedicated staff to lead design assignments on a daily basis. 

The Job application is CLOSED

Requirements

  • Creating design illustrations for bespoke customers
  • Working with the production to execute designs team with appropriate fabrics, patterns and techniques
  • Connecting with and providing timely feedback to bespoke customers in regards to their requests
  • Sourcing fabrics, techniques and trims; a competitive knowledge of colour and material is needed
  • Having an excellent understanding of seasonality and style demands for purposeful production and sales performance
  • Working with partners to facilitate a smooth supply chain
  • Adhering to company’s code of conduct with diligence and respect
  • Working with the digital creative team to synchronise ideas and ensure perfect delivery
  • Actively participating in problem-solving across departments

They should have/be: 

  • Previous experience in design for distinguished fashion brands
  • Previous experience in womenswear and menswear divisions
  • A certificate or professional degree in fashion design with a 2-3 year work experience in the field
  • Drawing skills or ability to bring design thinking and ideas to paper
  • In-depth knowledge of Rwanda’s culture and traditional lifestyle
  • Strong commercial outlook and understanding of Moshions 
  • Computer Skills: Photoshop, Adobe Illustration, or other computer-aided design software
  • Fashion forward thinking and hands-on
  • A customer oriented spirit
  • Manages themselves in a professional manner at all times and keeps all information belonging to the company confidential
  • Punctual at all times
  • Agile towards solving problems and suggesting solutions, seeking practical ways to overcome barriers and remaining calm under pressure
  • Able to communicate confidently, effectively and appropriately with colleagues, suppliers, wider team & senior management
  • Willing travel across the country and abroad for development meetings and inspirational pursuits
  • Bachelor’s Degree in fashion-related courses is highly desirable
  • Based in Rwanda

To Submit

  • Designer Portfolio
  • One moodboard reflecting the theme, inspiration and colours of your own collection
  • Five ready-to-wear outfit illustrations with artistic drawings (front and back) with a variety of designs and cuts
  • Three short written statements about the collection, sustainable design strategies (if applicable) and the designer’s aspirations

All submitted artwork must be in original creations designed by the applicant and must not have been previously shown in public. In English. The documents should be sent to contact@moshions.rw.

Deadline

Deadline for applications is 8 November 2020.