Designer

Recruiter
People Marketing
Location
Westwood
Salary
£Dependent Upon Experience - Derbyshire/Nottinghamshire
Posted
10 Jan 2017
Expires
16 Feb 2017
We are looking for a talented multiproduct Designer. Working within a busy design team you will be responsible for creating and developing a full range of garments to a specific brief and deadline for existing customers and new business.Designer - Key Responsibilities Produce design presentation boards, including trends, colours, illustrations and range plans with the use of illustrator and Photoshop software.Research and compile trend and shop reports seasonally to maintain market leadership and to translate into commercial wearable designs.Produce sample requests on the PDM system and develop concept garments with the garment technical team to meet critical path deadlines.Initiate via PDM handlooms, lap dips and appropriate fabric developments with the Sourcing Team.Source and develop specific design accessories, for example buttons, belts, linings, etc.General maintenance of the design department such as filing, fabric and garment requests.Maintenance of reference material and stationary replenishment.If required attend customer visits/site visits and focus groups to gain an understanding of working environments and what is required for the new range. Designer – The Candidate Specification You will have a fashion design related degreeMinimum of 1-3 years relevant design experience in clothing/fashion/apparelProficient in Illustrator & PhotoshopGood knowledge of garment construction, cost and PLM systems experience would be an advantageGood commercial awareness and ability to prioritise multiple deadlinesConfident presentation and interpersonal skills, ability to liaise effectively with people at all levels, internal teams and externallyAbility to work closely with internal teams with a great team spiritThis opportunity is suited to a dynamic, enthusiastic and creative individual with a passion for design who wants to ‘make things happen’ CVs without accompanying relevant artwork will not be considered.Please submit via email a CV and a covering letter in a word document format stating current salary, together with separate examples of your design work in a PDF format (max. 5MB) to –c.turnerpeoplemarketing.co.ukIf the e mail address is not displayed in this advert, then please contact People Marketing directly on 0115 922 3335 quoting the job reference number, and we shall supply you with the correct address.Please note that we cannot accept files in excess of 5MB.We regret that due to the high amount of interest that we receive for each of our vacancies, if you do not hear from one of our consultants within 5 days then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for this role.Please continue to check our website for any other roles which may be of interest.