The Textile Institute

Designer/Account Holder (Ladies & Childrens Jersey TShirts – 1yr Maternity Contract)

Contact Email: holly@sketchfashionrecruitment.co.uk
Posted: 23/03/2020
Deadline: 26/03/2020

Are you a connoisseur of t-shirts…know a thing or two about print techniques, washes, fringing, a lettuce edge, ruching…the possibilities of a t-shirt are endless!!! This fantastic company in Leicester have all the ideas and are after a talented Designer/Account Holder to join the small and friendly team for a years maternity contract. The company are full of ideas, energy and are looking to continue their growth so who knows where this opportunity might lead.

Designer/Account Holder (Ladies & Childrens Jersey TShirts – 1yr Maternity Contract) - The Textile Institute

About the Role

On a day to day basis you will be managing some awesome trend-focussed accounts, setting the trend direction and working closely with your graphic design team to move the garments on, generating fresh and commercial ideas.

Range building and organising meetings with Buyers.

Sourcing new print techniques, washes, trims and embroidery.

Carrying out trend research through various methods/comp shopping.

Arranging sampling and dealing with the costing of garments.

Creating technical packs for the factories.

About You

Experienced in ladies and childrens design (this is not cut & sew design role), currently functioning at Junior or Designer level.

A love for researching trends and finding new innovations for printing, trims and embroidery.

Confident in presenting ideas and happy to negotiate with Buyers.

Strong Illustrator and Photoshop skills.

Highly organised with strong attention to detail as your role will be varied.

Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.

If this sounds like the step up you are looking for please get in touch, happy to tell you more, please email a copy of your CV & portfolio (Max 5MB’s) to: holly@sketchfashionrecruitment.co.uk

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