[JOBS] GRADUATE DESIGNER : HOME TEXTILES : NEXT PLC
GRADUATE DESIGNER - HOME TEXTILES AT NEXT
Leicester - Enderby : 36 Hours p/w : £19,294 p/a : Closes : 22nd April 2019
We have an exciting opportunity for a 2019 graduate to complete a 12 month placement in our Home Design team to support with general studio duties to ensure the smooth running of the department.
About the Team:
This role will support the downstairs textiles team who work on: curtains, rugs, cushions, wallpaper and upholstery. The team design and develop new ranges, taking responsibility for everything from design concept through to technical development and product selection.
About the Role:
Provide support throughout the whole design process from planning new ranges through to product selection.
Collate design research, source colour palettes and prepare and update design boards for each season as required.
Assist with the production of design packs where required.
Provide administrative support to the Design Team, taking responsibility for tasks such as: day to day department requests, colour matching, archiving fabrics and logging samples.
Strong communication skills; capable of working well with other teams and building productive relationships.
Strong interest in home product and awareness of interior trends.
Skills and Qualifications:
Currently studying towards a degree or equivalent in Textile Design or similar subject.
Intermediate user of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and Microsoft Office suite.
Please note, as part of the application process we require you to submit examples of your
portfolio, please ensure you upload examples or provide a link to your portfolio. Unfortunately, applications without a portfolio will not be considered.