Position - Designer

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Career Position



Spell is considered a leader within the female fashion industry, with a distinct and considered connection to the community Spell chooses to operate with best practice, from Ethics & Sustainability, our Supply Chain, through to our Internal Operations. We seek to inspire and innovate in all that we do.

The Designer provides support to the Senior Designer in the creative execution of seasonal collections from concept to completion, emulating the creative vision of SPELL’s aesthetic.


  • Provide support to the Senior Designer in the design and development of balanced seasonal collections from concept to completion
  • Create sketches, illustrations, and style information in line with SPELL’s aesthetic
  • In partnership with Senior Designer, manage all aspects of design including material direction, sketch, colour palette, print placement and trim selection
  • Research seasonal trends, themes, colours and silhouettes
  • Create and prepare inspiration and presentation boards
  • Work collaboratively with team across departments including Design, Technical, Marketing & Sales
  • Prepare accurate CADs and handover specs of initial concept for our Technical Team
  • Adhere to Design calendar deadlines and understand seasonal calendar requirements
  • Maintain the Spell aesthetic whilst moving the brand forward with fresh inspiring ideas
  • Assist in creating and updating CADS, tech packs and design records
  • Work with Assistant Designer to ensure line plans are updated and accurate
  • Be customer-focused, innovative, solution driven & team-oriented
  • Understand sampling and productions costs in line with Company budgets
  • Support Senior Designer with meeting preparation, photo shoots, and fittings where required
  • Collaborate with technical team for adherence to quality and brand standards
  • Assist in achieving Sustainability goals within the Design Department



You will have a positive attitude and the ability to be creatively innovative with design concepts and ideas.

  • A minimum of 4 years within a design team
  • Advanced skills with Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign
  • Outstanding sketch and presentation skills
  • Excellent technical drawing ability
  • Advanced knowledge of garment construction, including fit and finishes
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Positive attitude, creative, eye for detail with an ability to think outside the box
  • Strong knowledge of yarns, fabrics and trims
  • Have awareness of and consider margin/ budgets
  • Goal oriented, results driven
  • Tertiary qualification in Fashion Design would be advantageous but not essential


    • Open plan office space
    • 3pm finish on Fridays
    • Clothing allowance and generous staff discounts
    • Beautiful Byron Bay location
    • Supportive work environment


    To apply, please forward your resume and cover letter outlining your suitability for the role to careers@spell.co

    At Spell our vision is to inspire, beautifully – in harmony with people and planet and we are committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunity for all.