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Designer Graphics/Illustrator - Men's Jersey Wear

Job Title: Designer Graphics/Illustrator - Men's Jersey Wear
Contract Type: Full Time
Location: Essex
Industry:
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
REF: 2200_1549368540
Contact Name: Val May
Contact Email: valmay@trprecruitment.com
Job Published: 7 months ago

Job Description


My client is a leading supplier of young fashion wear to many of the high street retailers across the UK and Europe. They are looking for Men's Graphic Designer with very strong illustration and hand drawn skills to join their design team
The ideal candidate will be strong on Illustration and Graphics whose designs can be incorporated onto Men's and Boys fashion garments.You will design and contribute to the constant development and co-ordination of new product ranges, to satisfy market key trends and customer needs, offering innovation and fresh approaches to design.
You will need to demonstrate your ability to keep on top of trend by following key Influencers and Bloggers as well as keeping abreast of Catwalk trend and research.

Main responsibilities will include:

  • Design current young Men's graphics and Illustration for jersey trend led fashion ranges to present to clients
  • Put together Design, Mood, Colour and Trend Boards
  • Build strong relationships with clients and attend meetings to discuss ranges
  • Sourcing of fabric and trims
  • To produce detailed technical packs for accurate first-time samples


Person specification:

  • Previous experience working as a Graphics and Illustrator
  • Strong Hand drawing skills
  • Strong CAD skills
  • Demonstrate excellent use of Adobe and Photoshop
  • Good understanding of fabrics, fabric manipulation and fabric techniques
  • Good understanding of garment construction
  • Confident in presenting to clients
  • Possess excellent communication skills at all levels
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Self-motivated


TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS ROLE PLEASE SUBMITTED CURRENT DESIGN AND CAD WORK FROM YOUR PORTFOLIO OUR CLIENT WILL ALSO WELCOME APPLICANTS WHO ARE WORKING FOR FASHION SUPPLIERS IN EUROPE