New Guards Group Senior Designer

Full Time Milan, Italy

Heron Preston is looking for a Senior Designer to be based in our Style offices in Milan. You will work closely with the Creative Director in designing mens and womenswear pieces that creatively reflect the brand identity, and manage the entire creative process from design, development to final product

Main Tasks

-Research trends and materials and create mood boards to develop inspiration for the creation of the collection

-Hand draw sketches of apparel pieces

-Produce technical drawings

-Lead fittings and support in fashion shows/presentations

-Oversee day to day follow up with cross functional teams to ensure deadlines are respected


  • 5+ years’ experience in a similar role in the fashion luxury industry previous experience in a streetwear brand is a plus
  • Bachelor’s degree in Fashion design is mandatory
  • Excellent free hand drawing skills
  • Excellent use and knowledge of Adobe Suite – Photoshop, Illustrator and Indesign
  • Highly organized with the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and keep to strict deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to work well under pressure
  • Fluent in English both written and spoken, this will be tested in the interview process

Only applications with an updated Portfolio attached or a valid link with a portfolio will be considered