Junior Designer - Monsoon
Looking to join a global retailer who values people? Then look no further. We are committed to developing our people, offering key training courses and promotion opportunities. We have issued over £250K worth of grants to our Charity partners, through our Monsoon Accessorize Trust. The Trust allows us to support 19 projects currently and “give back to the communities we trade in”. We are a strong brand with many talented people in the business, along with a loyal customer base who knows our heritage. We put people first and pride ourselves in attracting, developing, retaining and inspiring our talent.
We're looking for a Junior Designer to join our Monsoon Occasionwear Design team. We are looking for a creative individual who is passionate about fashion.
What will you do as an Junior Designer?
•Anticipate, identify and develop trends into commercial and innovative product
•Contribute to the research of key items, trends and ideas
•Identify commercially viable products in order to maximize business performance
•To produce technically proficient design briefs
•Working to high standards to achieve targets, taking all actions necessary to ensure excellence and quality is achieved
What you will need to succeed as an Assistant Designer?
•You will have proven commercial experience designing formal/occasion wear, ideally from a High Street retail background
•Experience in embellishment is highly desirable
•Good organisational skills and an ability to communicate and work well under pressure
•An enthusiastic team player who understands the Monsoon customer
•Excellent hand drawing skills to produce artworks and specifications
•A proficient user of MS Office
•A working knowledge of Adobe Photoshop or similar package
•Educated to degree level or equivalent within fashion, textile or print surface design
What are we like to work for?
If you're ambitious, Monsoon is a great place to be. We're still growing which means there are more opportunities than ever before. We're also committed to developing our talent. Last year we made numerous promotions across the company. This year promises to be no exception. You will enjoy a fantastic benefits package which includes an amazing discount across our brands, up to 23 days holiday, performance related discretionary bonus, pension, life assurance and an interest free season ticket card loan. We also provide a great range of Voluntary benefits with external companies that you can take advantage of such as discounts on gym memberships and theatre shows, tailor made dentist plans and the opportunity to ride a tax free bike to work to name a few!
If you feel you have the potential to become a Junior Designer, please apply via our internal portal on our website www.monsoonjobs.com
We look forward to hearing from you.