Designer

Liverpool

Job Details

Location

Liverpool Head Office

Contract Type

Fixed Term

Working Pattern

Full Time

Salary

Competitive Salary plus Benefits

Closing Date

30/09/2019 16:00

About the Role

As a Designer, you'll act as a key support for the Design Manager managing, designing and developing the Accessories ranges, driving product and 'key looks' that reflect the current market and Matalan’s customers.

  • Undertake factory visits and attend Trade and Trend shows, providing detailed feedback to the Buying teams
  • Regularly complete directional and competitive shopping trips both in the UK and abroad, producing full reports and feedback to the wider business.
  • Managing and developing the company ‘key looks’, liaising with suppliers on trends and design details
  • Work closely with Retail and Marketing to ensure these ‘looks’ and messages are conveyed to the customer. 
  • Review design ranges to ensure the 'balance' of the colour palette is continually reflected and will take responsibility for the development of the seasonal colour palettes and colour palette direction.
  • Active role in the management of the team, addressing any issues such as the content of design packs and advising on any technical information required

This role is offered on a fixed term, temporary contract to cover maternity leave.

About You

  • Proven Ladies Accessories design experience
  • Strong background working within a retail environment.
  • Ability to use InDesign, Adobe CC Illustrator & Photoshop programmes to an advanced level
  • Able to demonstrate the ability to deliver high quality work to tight deadlines, managing a demanding and varied workload
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate successfully at all levels
  • Experience of presenting to Senior Management

Hierarchy

Hierarchy

Your place in our world

Senior Designer
Designer