Success Appointments

Footwear Designer

Location
Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary
Up to £40,000
Posted
22 Sep 2016
Closes
20 Oct 2016
Ref
RG-45081
Function
Design
Sector
Footwear

A fantastic opportunity to work for one of the UKs fastest growing trend-led ladies footwear brands are looking for a creative and talented footwear designer to join their business. 

Your key responsibilities will be:

  • To design and develop successful footwear ranges and identify and create key trends.
  • Manage development of appropriate product and sampling within critical path deadlines.
  • Research trends, taking inspiration from the cat walk, comp shopping, create mood boards, colour palettes etc.
  • Attend buy meetings and present developments and collections to buyers and key department heads.
  • Produce technical packs, attend fit sessions where necessary and work with the footwear technologist.
  • Development and sourcing.
  • Attend trade shows and travel for inspirational shopping trips.
  • Some travel maybe required to visit suppliers in China for development trips.

The ideal candidate will have a commercial hand writing and must have high street customer design experience. You will be expected to be able to draw by hand and be proficient in Adobe Photoshop & Illustrator.

If you have the relevant experience for this role, please click the apply button to send your CV to Rachel Greene, remembering to state your current salary and package.

Job Ref: RG-45081

We regret that due to the volume of applications, only successful applicants will be contacted.