Berghaus is part of the family of Pentland
Brands which began life as the Liverpool Shoe Company
and is now the name behind some of the world’s best sports, outdoor and fashion brands.
They own Berghaus, Canterbury of New Zealand, Speedo, Boxfresh, Ellesse, Kanga ROOS, Mitre,
Prostar and Red or Dead and they are also the global licensee for Lacoste Chaussures and Ted Baker
footwear, the UK licensee for Kickers.
In 2014 Pentland was awarded Top European Family Business of the Year at
the European Families in Business Awards and was recognised by the Great
Place to Work® Institute as one of the top 10 Best Workplaces in the UK
and one of the top 20 Best Workplaces in Europe.
Berghaus now have an opening for a talented
and respected Senior Designer with proven experience of
developing and delivering design strategies that cascade from the Brand strategy.
With extensive experience of designing branded outdoor performance apparel you will be responsible for your own
portfolio of work with overall responsibility for ensuring that the Design of Berghaus’ product
collections delight their consumer segments.
In this key Senior Designer role you will be responsible for:
irresistible ranges that delight consumers and achieve commercial targets.
foresight and macro trends into a seasonal design direction for the Brand.
closely with key stakeholders in the business to translate consumer insight into irresistible ranges
that delight consumers and achieve commercial targets.
the required balance of functionality and style consumers demand.
the design element of the product margin and delivering seasonal designs On Time In Full.
a thorough market knowledge and understanding of industry best standard practice; encouraging
a deep understanding across the Design team and acting as a mentor to other Designers.
The level of this role requires a true
outdoor apparel Senior Design expert with proven Design
experience within an Outdoor Brand. With excellent presentation skills and the ability to influence at all
levels of the business you will be commercially aware as well as a strong team player with a passion for the outdoors.
The role offers a highly competitive salary and benefits.