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INTERNATIONAL FASHION RECRUITMENT


Founded in 1968 by Joanna Neicho and Julius Schofield, Indesign has long enjoyed an international reputation for finding the right fashion design talent for our worldwide clients, from the most junior design appointment to the most senior.

Indesign also undertakes Executive Searches, Freelance Placements and Graduate Appointments.

Our website is designed to provide you with the essential information on these services, access to our current database of jobs for which we are actively seeking professionals, and an Art School Report on the latest fashion graduates.

Current users of Indesign’s recruitment services have been issued with direct access links to view our Recruitment Newsletter which gives details of experienced professionals seeking new positions or challenges.

All candidates recommended by Indesign have been interviewed in person.


OUR SERVICES

  • DESIGNER PLACEMENT

    Indesign provides the ideal service for recruiting fashion designers to fill vacancies in design studios using our unique records of professionals built up over 35 years.

    Fees are based on 20% of the total annual remuneration for UK clients and are payable on placement. For international clients, this fee is 25%.

  • DESIGNER SEARCHES

    Indesign undertakes searches to pinpoint the right talent for the most exacting UK and international design positions. Confidentiality is often a prime factor and Indesign has an enviable reputation in this respect.

    Fees are based on 25% of the total remuneration and are payable in three tranches – the first on commencement, the second on short-listing and third on placement. Both of the first two tranches are non-refundable.

  • EXECUTIVE SEARCH

    Indesign provides a fresh approach to international executive searches seeking out senior management with a passion for lifestyle and fashion products.

    Fees are based on 30% of the total remuneration and are payable in three tranches - the first on commencement, the second on short-listing and third on placement.

  • FREELANCE PLACEMENT

    Indesign has a selected list of highly talented freelance designers for urgent and difficult to fill roles.

    We are also very experienced in finding the right talent for maternity cover and other short term contracts.

    Fees are based on 25% of the total remuneration payable during the completion of the contract, or within the first year.

  • GRADUATE PLACEMENT

    Indesign’s annual Art School Report is primarily designed as an aid to help talented fashion graduates get their first job in the fashion world. However some of Indesign's recruitment clients find it convenient to use our services for graduate placements, rather than contacting the Art Schools direct.

    Fees are based on 10% of the total annual remuneration and are payable on placement. This special rate is available only until the end of the graduation year. New subscribers will be charged £80 for the report and the quarterly newsletters.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

  • WOMENSWEAR

    W01644 

    Women’s RTW designer required for fashion forward London based label to work within a young and exciting design studio. Experience in Menswear advantageous.  

    £ negotiable


    W01641

    Senior Designer for new show collection required by established Italian label.

    £100K


    W01639

    Senior Designer with faultless women's tailoring skills and technical understanding required for luxury brand based in London.

    £100K+


    W01638

    Experienced women's tailoring designer with expert technical understanding to work for luxury London house.

    £60K +


    W01636

    Highly creative designer with international experience required for London based luxury label.

    £50K +


    W01633

    Senior Designer required for established Italian label launching new RTW collection.

    £100K.

  • MENSWEAR



  • SPECIAL ROLES

    S01640

    Senior Print Designer with exquisite artwork required for full-time, in-house position working with the team at a luxury London based international label.

    £100K


    S01637

    Assistant designer to work on baby/girlswear for better end retail label.  Could be right for a graduate with appropriate work experience, or as an interesting second job.

    £22K+



  • KNITWEAR






  • ACCESSORIES

    A01646

    Fun French label seeks Head of Shoes for Paris based role. Must have experience in both Men's and Women's shoes as well as a high level of creativity.

    € negotiable


    A01645

    Head of Women's Bags and Leathergoods required for Paris based luxury label. Must have wit and creative flair.

    € negotiable


    A01643

    Hard accessories designer with specific experience working with the Far East on heritage product. 

    £40K


    A01642 

    Footwear designer for British Heritage label.   Knowledge of rubber footwear and vulcanisation would be desirable.  You will have one direct report.

    £50K


    A01615

    Senior bag designer required for prestigious Paris based label. Must have high level of creativity and luxury experience.

    £100K+




CONTACT US

  • ADDRESS & LOCATION MAP

    1 Ashland Place
    London
    W1U 4AQ
    England

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  • TELEPHONE & FAX

    Tel: +44 (0)20 7935 7485
    Fax: +44 (0)20 7486 1349

  • EMAIL

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  • DESIGNER UPDATE EMAIL
  • PRIVACY

    INDESIGN PRIVACY STATEMENT

    Indesign Recruitment is committed to protecting your privacy. The storage and use of any information that we collect about you will be in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.

    The information that you provide to us including your CV and your contact details are personal data under the Data Protection Act 1998. Therefore we must follow the principles set out in the Act when we process your personal data. Indesign Recruitment is a Data Controller for the purposes of the Act and the Information Commissioner is aware of our data processing in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.

    Our aim is to ensure that any information we hold is accurate and up to date. However, if you find an inaccuracy, we commit to delete or correct it promptly.

    We will never collect sensitive personal information without your explicit consent.

    We may use technology to track the patterns of behaviour of visitors to our site. This could include using a "cookie" which would be stored on your browser. You can usually modify your browser to prevent this happening. The information collected in this way could be used to identify you unless you modify your browser settings.

    Indesign asserts the copyright to this website and contents except where the copyright of individual designer illustrations is held by the designer.

    If you have any questions/comments about our privacy policy, or would like to check the information that we hold about you, please write to us at our registered address:

    1 Ashland Place,
    London,
    W1U 4AQ
    England

    Indesign Limited is Registered in England No. 916019
    Data Protection Registration No. X4454284


  • INDESIGN ART SCHOOL REPORT - 44TH EDITION - GRADUATES 2015

    The Graduate Fashion Week venue at The Truman Brewery has quickly established itself as the ideal venue as most of the early problems have been solved. The shows were impressive and there is a great deal of enthusiasm for all the new work.


    The productions showed the mood and spirit of the bright young talent and we are sure that this will translate into a perfect start for their careers. All the Art Colleges should be congratulated on the great effort they have put in to make this possible.

     

    From the practical employment situation, it is clear that the Art Colleges that have their own strong, professional background, and are instilling this in their students, are in the best position to help them get the right first jobs - Westminster is a perfect example of how this can be done.

     

    We would, once more, like to thank everyone involved in making this report possible, from the course directors and the tutors to the great team of workers and supporters of Graduate Fashion Week, and not forgetting the enthusiastic graduates who we interviewed.

     

    We hope that this report will encourage our clients to employ the best of the new talent that we have selected. Do let us know if you need our help - we have a special new talent rate until the end of this year to encourage our clients to take on the best of these graduates.

     


     

     

    CSM MA

    Manchester BA

    Kingston BA

    Ravensbourne BA

    RCA MA

    Newcastle BA

    Birmingham BA

    Westminster BA

    Nottingham BA

    CSM BA

    Middlesex BA

    De Montfort BA