Menswear and Boyswear Graphic Designer

Menswear and Boyswear Graphic Designer

£Dependent Upon Experience
REF: 11527 KK
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Job Description

Menswear and Boyswear Graphic Designer

Leicester

Salary £DOE

A fantastic opportunity has arisen to join this successful manufacturer of high street fashion, based in their stunning offices in Leicestershire. My client is looking for a driven and ambitious Graphic Designer that specialises mens and boyswear fashion. My client produces trend driven, non-licensed apparel in jersey and woven fabrics, and is passionate about constantly creating new ideas for their customer.

You will be creating all over and placement print designs for older boys, baby boys and menswear.

The office culture is fun and friendly and a bubbly, personable individual with an excellent work ethic would fit in well.

A Portfolio is required upon application and can be emailed separately to a.ridler@peoplemarketing.co.uk [Max size 5MB]

Menswear and Boyswear Graphic Designer – The Role:

  • You will design and assist with design of prints for commercial, fashion focussed menswear and boyswear collections for one of their largest and most exciting high street accounts.
  • You will be creating all over and placement print designs for older boys, baby boys and menswear
  • Researching and identifying latest key trends, catwalks influences to inspire and develop new ranges, and to compliment and drive forward existing product lines.
  • You will liaise with customer as well as our in house garment designers to develop product that is right for the customer.
  • You will be working in a busy, fast paced environment.
  • Working closely with buying and merchandising teams to source, present and select commercial ranges.
  • Excellent progression opportunities.

Menswear and Boyswear Graphic Designer - The Candidate:

  • This position is looking for previous graphic design experience working within apparel. Ideal candidates will have experience within Mens or Boyswear graphic design – experience across both is a bonus!
  • Candidates with between 1 and 5 years will be considered for this opportunity.
  • Ideal candidate will have a design related Degree.
  • You will be a well organised, confident communicator, experienced in managing priorities and liaising with internal teams and external suppliers etc.
  • Proficient on Photoshop and Illustrator.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment, adaptable to change and able to work closely with buyers and present your idea's, requiring a confident, 'can do' attitude to your work.
  •  Have experience of working closely with overseas factories (ideally in Europe).
  • You must also be an effective communicator & team player to step into this challenging role and be confident at building good internal and external relationships.
  • Happy to travel regularly to European factory to work with the teams over there, building relationships and greater understandings

CVs without accompanying relevant artwork will not be considered.

Please submit via email a CV and a covering letter in a word document format stating current salary, together with separate examples of your design work in a PDF format (max. 5MB) to - a.ridler@peoplemarketing.co.uk quoting our reference: 11527 KK.

If the e mail address is not displayed in this advert, then please contact People Marketing directly on 0115 922 3335 quoting the job reference number, and we shall supply you with the correct address.

Please note that we cannot accept files in excess of 5MB.

We regret that due to the high amount of interest that we receive for each of our vacancies, if you do not hear from one of our consultants within 5 days then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for this role.

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