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Assistant Designer - Home

Job Title: Assistant Designer - Home
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: East Midlands
Salary: £23000 - £31000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q93189
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email: DMB.86485.4032@quest.aplitrak.com
Job Published: July 04, 2013 15:27

Job Description

This leading high street retailer are looking for an experienced designer to join their head office team. This role is based on bath and kids Textile team. The ideal candidate will have worked within print and textiles, and have experience of applying them to 3D products. You will have previous textile design or product design experience, ideally within a large scale retailer or supplier to the high street. You must be proficient in Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator. Responsibilities will include; * Designing a variety of hard goods and textile products * Assisting with colour direction * Applying prints and textiles to 3D products * Trend research * Working closely with buyers You must have: * A degree or equivalent, within a relevant field such as Product/Textile Design * Previous experience of design within homewares categories * Experience in pattern design and applying these to 3D products * A high level of proficiency in Illustrator and Photoshop * Strong commercial awareness and a good eye for trends This role would not suit recent graduates with placement/internship experience. Candidates must be proven and established Assistant/Junior Designers looking to progress their career. This is a fantastic opportunity to join one of the UKs most successful high street retailers. In return for your hard work and commitment you will receive a competitive salary and benefits package. Excellent opportunities for progression are available for the successful candidate. 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.