Childrenswear Designer- Jersey (Next Sourcing)

Job

  • Enderby  
    perm  
    Competitive
  • Company
    Next  
    Start date
    ASAP  
    Duration
    n/a  
  • Closing date
    1 December 2021  
    Posted on
    25 November 2021  

If your experience to date combines creativity, outstanding commercial awareness and delivering exceptional design, then this opportunity is going to be something you might be interested in.

About the team:
Design and develop new ranges, taking responsibility for everything from design concept through to technical development and product selection.

About the role:

  • Design and develop our Childrenswear collections, producing designs that represent the very latest fashion trends
  • Create design packs; using CAD and have the understanding of all the different techniques used for graphic design.
  • React quickly to mid season changes and developments whilst ensuring everything you produce drives newness and meets design standards.
  • Developing new fabrics, working with technical to ensure they meet our company standards.

Criteria:

Skills and Requirements:

  • Qualified to degree level in Design or similar subject
  • Experience of working within a similar role
  • Must have a strong working knowledge of Jerseywear within the childrenswear sector
  • Advanced working knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Ability to work within a fast paced role
  • Exceptional attention to detail and creative thinking
  • Ability to work well as part of a team
  • Ability to work independently on projects and briefs
  • Work effectively on your own initiative
  • Must know how to spec artworks for tech packs


Please note, as part of the application process we require you to submit examples of your portfolio, please ensure you provide a link to your portfolio in the cover letter section of your application.

Benefits:

  • Company Car
  • Management Share Options
  • Bonus Scheme
  • Pension Scheme
  • ShareSave Scheme
  • Private Medical Cover
  • Life Assurance
  • Staff Discount
  • Possible Relocation Package
  • Accommodation or Transport costs
  • On-site Nursery

About Next:

You know Next, but did you know we’re a FTSE-100 retail company employing over 43,000 people across the UK and Ireland. We’re the UK’s 2nd largest fashion retailer and for Kidswear we’re the market leader. At the last count we have over 540 stores, plus the Next Online and it’s now possible to buy on-line from over 70 countries around the world! So we’ve gone global!

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