Print & Placement Graphics Designer

Print & Placement Graphics Designer

£Dependent Upon Experience
REF: 11582 AA

Job Description

With a studio based in a stunning location, our client is a well-established design agency offering a total creative service to Licensors, Licensees and Retailers. This new opportunity seeks to recruit a dynamic and creative Print & Placement Graphics Designer to join their team.

Working across multiple exciting projects, this role is the ‘go-to’, key point of contact in the studio for the creation of prints & patterns, graphic placements, badges, embellishments & endorsements.

Print & Placement Graphics Designer – The Job Outline:

  • To create concepts that are innovative and on-brand, and will deliver across a diverse mix of branded properties, across all demographics and market sectors.
  • To accurately interpret and represent the brand DNA/ handwriting as well as their expectations and requirements.
  • Creating original prints & patterns, and bringing fresh ideas to licenses to develop new looks for apparel, accessories, home textiles, packaging and much more
  • Producing high standard CADs for presentation, trend books and style guides
  • Working collaboratively with colleagues on joint projects
  • To manipulate, prep assets and produce artwork to finished standard (inc. allover/repeat, rescale, resize, recolour, photo edit) and in line with in-house studio process.
  • Maintaining an awareness of latest production techniques, applications and finishes.

Print & Placement Graphics Designer – The Person Specification:

  • BA (Hons) Mixed Media Textile/Surface Pattern/Fashion Graphics or related qualification.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Creative flair, originality and artistic ability.
  • A strong interest in print, textiles, fashion and related product.
  • A great eye for colour, pattern, texture, embellishment and fabric.
  • Excellent CAD skills. Highly competent using Adobe Illustrator & Photoshop
  • Licensing/Brand experience a real advantage.
  • Proven trend forecasting skills as well as a commercial eye, and an understanding of different markets and demographics.
  • Ability to work flexibly within a team with strong communication skills.
  • Motivated and enthusiastic with the ability to remain calm and supportive under pressure.
  • Professional integrity and the ability to work to tight deadlines with accuracy and consistency.
  • Access to own vehicle due to location.

Print & Placement Graphics Designer:

  • Due to their location, you will need access to your own vehicle as public transport is limited.  Close proximity to both Nottingham and Derby and within easy reach of Leicestershire.
  • Illustrator and Photoshop skills are essential to this role.

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 - quoting our reference: 11582 AA.

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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