SCOPE OF ROLE:
Are you interested in the retail fashion industry and have experience in Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Print design and CAD background? We are looking for a creative, passionate forward thinking individual to join the Buying team as a Print Designer. This is a new role which you can help build and shape so an ideal opportunity for someone in their first job, recently graduated from a design course or a more experienced print designer. Your key responsibilities with be researching and collating seasonal trend, producing garment print graphics, briefing our supply base and working alongside the buying team to create exclusive prints which will be sold in 100+ UK & International Stores.
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:Responsible for designing in house print artwork, creating both placement and all over print designsCreating print design in repeat, scale and with Pantone colour referencesAmending purchased or supply base prints to fit into trends and colour palettesAbility to working to a design brief given by the buying teamCommunicates approved artwork digitally to our supply baseConfident in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and ability to hand draw/paintAnalysis of 3 rd party trend information e.g. WGSN and creation of seasonal trend & colour palette boardsWork at a fast paced retail rateLiaise with other team members to ensure effective communicationKeep abreast of emerging technologies in print designTake responsibility for personal development and actively seek opportunities for improvementManaging workload and prioritising projectsThink creatively to produce new ideas and conceptsContribute ideas and designs for promoting the Yours Brand
SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS:Experience of Print & graphic design essentialHigh ability of Illustrator, Abode Photoshop and the ability to hand draw/paint alsoAbility to work successfully as part of a teamCommercial outlook & awareness of competitors in the marketKnowledge and understanding of High Street fashion will be a benefitExcellent organisational skills.Ability to work to tight deadlines & balance several projects at a timeGood English & communication skills.High attention to detail.Understanding of relevant print design programmesTo be flexible with hours & job role.
- Creative flair
- Ability to create a breadth of print styles and handwriting
- Highly motivated and a desire to be the best
- Proven ability to work well within a team and to use own initiative
- An energy and enthusiasm to succeed
- Proven record of good attendance and flexibility
- Ability to adapt to frequent change and a high pressure environment
- Outstanding loyalty and commitment to the business
Because of the changing nature of our business, your job description will inevitably change. You will, from time to time, be required to undertake other activities of a similar nature that fall within your capabilities as directed by management.