We are working on behalf of an industry-leading homeware supplier, that are looking to recruit a Design and Development Manager to join their talented team across wall-art and artwork ranges.
The Design and Development Manager will be heavily involved with developing customer ranges for successful UK retailers and brands, working with artists to brief them on customer requirement, carrying out extensive trend and market research and conveying imagery with the design and publishing studio into finished products.
The Design and Development Manager will work with state-of-the-art publishing and design technology and will be responsible for range selection, sampling and sourcing,
Although the Design and Development Manager role is not hands-on design, it would be the ideal opportunity for a candidate with a design/development background looking for that next rewarding role.
The ideal candidate for the Design and Development role must have knowledge or experience in either home furnishings, wall coverings or the greeting cards industries. They must have a commercial eye and be highly innovative with excellent organisation and communication skills.