One of the UK's leading retailers requires an experienced Assistant Designer to join its busy design team. Based within the childrenswear team, you will be responsible for helping to design a creative and exciting range across boyswear on a maternity contract basis.
As Assistant Designer, your responsibilities will include:
-Assisting the whole design process from including fabric sourcing ensuring that the brand guidelines are met and adhered to
-Researching market trends
-Developing design ideas for product ranges as necessary
-Creating mood boards and development boards to show your inspiration and direction
-Creating and updating spec packs and fits
To be successful, you will:
-Possess a strong portfolio and previous experience designing childrenswear for another leading high street retailer or brand.
-Be educated to degree level or equivalent
-Have the ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines
-Have excellent attention to detail
-Possess passion for product as well as thorough understanding of clothing construction and manufacturing processes.
This is a great opportunity for an accomplished Assistant Designer to join one of the UK's most successful retailers. 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 Business in relation to this vacancy.