This opportunity is with a high profile distinctive lifestyle Brand. The Designer Footwear will be responsible for designing commercial product for women and children.
Responsibilities for the Designer will include
Carrying out market research via retail and trade shows
Designing new product concepts and giving presentations for review.
Working to achieve agreed price points
Working closely with the development team to create the first prototypes
Liaising with suppliers as required
Managing time schedules for the sampling
Supervising and developing the skills of an Assistant Designer
Educated to Degree level you will need to have gained a few years’ experience designing of designing lifestyle casual and formal product with an edge.
Have a good understanding of product manufacturing processes and have previous experience of working with suppliers in different countries
Good IT skills are required along with the ability to manage your time well and to be very organised in this fast paced creative environment.
The company are offering an attractive salary plus benefits
Please forward a comprehensive CV along with recent examples of your design work