Soft Furnishings / Home Textiles Designer

Recruiter
Michael Page Retail
Location
North West England
Posted
06 Oct 2017
Closes
04 Nov 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Taking a pivotal role within the design team and driving the direction of the brands, this is a fantastic opportunity to grow your career working with fantastic product.

Client Details

Established for over 70 years, this is an incredibly creative and dynamic business with a huge retail portfolio of stores and a strong wholesale business. Alongside this they are an incredibly people centric business who really put their employees first.

Description

  • Be responsible for the research and innovation of new design trends and the development of new textile design opportunities.
  • Present design trends.
  • Work closely alongside the team to ensure new designs are fully explored.
  • Support the development of new qualities for both bedding and curtain product areas
  • Manage project deadlines to ensure the successful and timely selection and launch of new products and ranges.
  • Assess the competitive market place, providing key feedback on gap analysis, direction and trend.

Profile

  • Sound knowledge of woven textile and print design within the home interiors market with a minimum of four years experience
  • Creation and presentation of colour, trend and design boards
  • Experience of the sampling process through to final quality samples
  • Hand painting skills

Job Offer

Competitive salary and benefits


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