Ladies Footwear, Bags & Accessories Designer

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Location
Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary
Competitive
Posted
26 Aug 2016
Closes
23 Sep 2016
Function
Design
Job Type
Permanent

A great opportunity has arisen for a Ladies Footwear, Bags & Accessories Designer to join our Design team at Glamorous. This is an exciting opportunity to contribute to our continued growth and success. You will be currently working as either a Footwear or Bag Designer (but have experience designing both). You must be able to identify key trends as well as deliver newness and innovation on a continual basis. You will be working closely with the design team to deliver sample process from design concept to the final product and be able to work in a fast-paced environment.

 

Travel will be required for sourcing and inspiration.

 

We're looking for someone with excellent communication skills, who has a genuine 'passion for fashion'. We also want a candidate who is highly motivated and flexible, able to work individually, but also work as part of a team.

 

You will also need

  • A fashion design degree, preferably in Footwear or Bags
  • Minimum of two years experience working for a supplier or Brand
  • Experience working with factories in China
  • A young, fresh, directional yet commercial 'handwriting'
  • A thorough and constantly maintained knowledge of catwalk and high street trends as well as fast, young, fashion.
  • Excellent knowledge of materials and footwear construction
  • CAD and graphic skills. The ability to use Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign is essential. 

 

Please note that this role is based at our Head Office in MANCHESTER.

 

Please forward your CV along with 2x jpegs of work.