Slipper Designer

Location
London
Salary
£20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted
23 Sep 2016
Closes
21 Oct 2016
Ref
VM-159-RP3
Contact
Val May
Function
Design
Job Type
Permanent
A brilliant opportunity has arisen for a talented footwear designer for one of the UK`s leading fashion accessories and footwear suppliers. The purpose of the role is to design and develop new fashion slippers and soft footwear ranges in response to the client`s needs in line with market trends.

Main responsibilities will include:

- Be aware of each season`s key trends and be able to present an overview with mood boards to your line manager/customers as required
- Where relevant, visit necessary trade fairs/shows
- To ensure the timely development of product ranges in line with market trends and customer needs
- To ensure that all product specifications are clear, concise and can be interpreted by the supplier
- To assist in the sourcing and development of new raw materials/components
- Ensure that all Product ranges are creatively and effectively presented and updated regularly in the show rooms

Person Requirements:


- Previous Footwear experience, ideally working for a supplier
- Ability to interpret and produce technical 3D designs if required
- Good communication and presentation skills