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Assistant Designer - Wall Art & Stationery

Job Title: Assistant Designer - Wall Art & Stationery
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: East Midlands
Salary: £21500 - £28000 per annum + Dependent on Experience
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q92821
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: DMB.86304.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: June 14, 2013 09:54

Job Description

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an ambitious and enthusiastic Assistant Designer to join the Homewares team, working for a major retailer based in the East Midlands. As part of the design team you shall cover a variety of products including Wall Art & Stationary and will report into the Designer. Your responsibilities will include: * Assisting the Designer in executing specific design briefs * Researching trends within the Market * Developing design ideas for product ranges as necessary * Creating and updating spec packs To be successful, you will: * A degree, or equivalent, within a relevant field such as Graphics and prints * Proven experience designing homewares, working within a Head Office environment; this can be from either a retail or supplier background. * Knowledge of relevant packages, such as PhotoShop and Illustrator. * A strong eye for trends, product and possess a strong portfolio demonstrating your experience * The ability to work on both individual and team tasks. This role will not suit recent graduates. It is essential that candidates are already established Assistant or Junior Designers looking to progress their career further. This is a great opportunity to join one of the UK's most successful and trend led retailers on the high street. In return, the company offers rewards and opportunities you would expect from a proactive and forward thinking organisation. We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible. Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.