As Senior Designer (Apparel) you will be at the forefront of conceptualising, developing, and executing innovative and high-quality products to the Creative Brief that embody the Berghaus brand. You will blend excellent creative vision with commercial and technical proficiency to strengthen our product portfolio and enhance our competitiveness in the market.



Hybrid / smart working from Farringdon and/or Sunderland.  


About the role: 


  • Support and guide direct reports to create compelling lifestyle design solutions, managing complex and challenging design briefs.
  • Oversee your portfolio of work, ensuring delivery across all concepts and designs to brief, incorporating brand DNA, creative direction, and seasonal strategies.
  • Collaborate on multiple areas to ensure alignment, engagement, and inspiration in the design team. Mentor team members to foster a collaborative and creative environment.
  • Aid in the career development of designers within the category, helping them to better understand processes and brand standards.
  • Support and contribute to the seasonal creative direction, trend overviews, and colour and mood boards.
  • Support the Head of Design in achieving pre-determined sustainability goals as dictated by the business.
  • Enable delivery of SMU and Exclusive designs for key accounts, whilst ensuring that the DNA of the brand remains intact and aligned to the season.


About you:


  • Proven track record in a senior design role within the outdoor apparel or performance sport industry.
  • Strong creative vision with commercial and technical proficiency in design and product craftsmanship. 
  • Excellent project management and leadership skills.
  • Ability to collaborate effectively across various teams and mentor junior designers.
  • Demonstrated ability to conceptualize and execute innovative design solutions that align with brand direction and market trends.
  • Understanding of and commitment to sustainable design practices.


The offer:


  • Salary up to £52,000PA.
  • Hybrid / smart working from Farringdon and/or Sunderland.  
  • Brand and retail perks
  • Financial, travel and time out perks 
  • Wellbeing commitment  


Who we are 


We are Pentland Brands, a global family business that touches the lives of millions through some of the world’s most-loved active and footwear brands.


Our history is rich and remarkable, filled with stories of family, ambition, and innovation. We lead from the front, creating a legacy of outstanding brands and extraordinary people. We pioneer brands that make life better, that form emotional connections with our consumers, and that keep people on the move.


Our brands do good, and we are a positive force taking action for people and the planet.


We celebrate differences and give everyone the freedom to innovate and grow. We believe this is an exceptional place to build brands and careers. We want you to come to work every day excited about what we can achieve together, driven by a clear, single-minded focus on being consumer-centric and relentlessly improving our performance.

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