A flourishing European-based Textiles business are looking to set up a UK Sales and Design function and require an experienced Textiles Design Manager with an expertise in home textiles to head this up.
The Textiles Design Manager will have a proven track record working with high end fabric and furnishing companies, as well as interior designers and upholstery companies, and have experience in growing existing business as well as developing new business and will be able to demonstrate this.
In addition to this the Textiles Design Manager will have a strong Design background and will be responsible analysing market and trends, designing and developing ranges and working closely with the design team they establish to create textiles for their customers, in line with customer briefs.
The Textiles Design Manager will also work closely with customers to fully understand the needs and wants of the customer and be able to create successful range.
An individual who can work with limited supervision and with an entrepreneurial flair would be best suited to this role.
The successful Textiles Design Manager will be expected to travel regularly to work with the European office and will have a genuine passion for textiles.