An exciting opportunity has arisen for a high-street retailer for an experienced Freelance Designer. This multi-channel retailer, you be overseeing the Home Department looking after Print Design within their Homewares range.
This business is doing very well record levels of market share & single-digit growth in 2014. In this role you participating in the Design strategy for a given product range
Working as Freelance Textile Designer, you will have the following duties:
Effectively managing your workload to complete all designs within the time frame.
· Creating mood boards to present the design vision, including colours, shapes and styles
· Close coordination with the Buying team to ensure that all designs are reflected properly in the samples and prototypes
· Keeping up to date with the current trends, ensuring that the brand's product offerings are in line with the preference of the target market.
The ideal candidate for this position will have the following skills and qualifications:
Must have Homewares Print experience from a retail or supplier background.
- Proficient in CAD and Illustrator
- Excellent communication skills
- Exceptional organisational and planning skills
- Creative and has strong personal style
- Strong fashion and commercial awareness
- Education to degree level or equivalent in textile/fashion design
- Available to work in-house
This is a fantastic opportunity to further learn and develop as a design professional in a modern and highly creative work environment.
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.
If you think that you have the right experienced and qualifications for this position, please send us your CV today quoting the reference Q96072