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Assistant Designer- Homeware
Manchester

Job reference: 003842

Closing date: 12/04/2021

Salary: Competitive

Department: Design, Technical and QA

Hours per week: 36.17 hours per week


Here at N Brown, we are looking for a Homeware Assistant Designer to join our team! In this role you will design and develop new ranges, taking responsibility for all aspects of design from concept and development to final product, working on a selection of homeware products from bedding, textiles, home d├ęcor & Kitchen.


Please ensure that you submit a link to your portfolio and covering letter on application.


As an Assistant Designer you will:

  • Assist the designer and work closely with the buying teams on the design & development of new homeware ranges to create impactful products that capture and promote our company vision.
  • Carry out trend research and create exciting prints to be used across bedding and accessorise.
  • Keeping up to date and Home & fashion trends, Sharing creative ideas.
  • Liaising with suppliers and Producing detailed briefs & technical packs including repeat patterns.
  • Participating in various design & buying meetings to provide visual mood boards, sketches and design knowledge when needed.
  • Administration duties within the design department.

What skills and experience are we looking for?

  • A relevant design degree & passionate about homeware products- a good eye for colour, texture, fabrics and pattern is essential.
  • Ideally looking for some experience of working within UK homeware textiles market, you should have some experience in designing all aspects of repeat patterns.
  • You should be fully proficient in Illustrator and Photoshop with a good colour sense and eye for detail. Up to date knowledge when using of adobe creative cloud packages-computer-aided design (CAD) programs to develop a range of designs.
  • An enthusiastic attitude with the ability to work fast and efficiently with good communication skills.
  • Creative flair and artistic ability, Drawing and hand painted skills are also advantageous for this role.

 

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