Job Ref: TGS1520
An exciting opportunity for a creative Designer to join a reputable and established supplier of fashion accessories to high street retailers. You will have experience with a variety of products including sunglasses, hats, bags, leather goods etc and have a genuine passion for the industry and design.
- Designing and developing the ladies and men’s sunglasses, belts, bags etc
- Researching trends then using to produce trend reports.
- Liaising with factories in the Far East.
- Overseeing work of junior team members.
- Development trips to Far East, comp shops and trade shows.
- Attending customer meetings and presenting – informing of the new season trends.
- Preparing design packs for manufacturers.
- Liaising with the Account Managers and Technologists, to ensure products meet client requirements.
- Minimum 3 years experience within similar role.
- Experience of working with accessories including sunglasses.
- Working knowledge of critical path.
- Strong CAD skills – confident on Illustrator/Photoshop.
- Ability to work independently.
- Experience of working with European and Far East suppliers.