Vagabond is one of Europe’s leading fashion shoe brands with a production of about 2 million pairs of shoes and accessories annually. Vagabond’s design studio, which also includes a full size prototype production workshop, is located at the worldwide headquarters in Varberg, Sweden. Our production is sourced in-house and our products are sold in more than 40 markets worldwide, including Scandinavia, Germany, UK, USA and Russia. The brand is displayed by our own concept stores, e-shop, shop-in-shops and we also feature prominently within department stores and in carefully selected multi-brand stores. Vagabond employs approximately 500 people, including 100 at the headquarters.
We are now looking for a dedicated:
You will be a part of our group of designers with focus on our men’s and sport collection, both shoes and bags. In your role you will develop and design lasts, outsoles and models. You will be supported by a team of technicians with unique gathered knowledge about shoemaking and a full-scale prototype workshop. You will report to and work closely with our Head of Design with the joint mission to link future consumer needs, design and trends with our archives and the DNA of the brand.
We believe you have relevant experience from fashion and/or product design and are strongly passionate about style and looks. You may have experience from shoe design, but we also welcome talents from other fields related to product development.
Our heritage and core values are in the walls of our design house in Varberg and this is where you will be located. We are open for discussing freelance set ups depending on where you are located today.
To apply, please use the button at the foot of the page, before October 1st. For questions, please contact Creative Director Marie Nilsson Peterzén at firstname.lastname@example.org. Welcome to Vagabond Shoemakers!