[JOBS] PRINT AND PATTERN DESIGNER – NEXT HOME
Next Retail Ltd
Next Homeware are looking for maternity cover an Assistant Designer to work on Print & Pattern for all textile areas, bedding, curtains, cushions and bath textiles.
Origal pattern is key for Next homeware and we are looking for an outstanding individual and a strong creative talent to join our pattern team within a busy design studio.
Raw skill: drawing, painting and pattern origination is at the heart of this role.
To have varied handwriting, and to be able to adapt style in a fast paced design studio.
Pattern research, and to be able to identify up and coming pattern trends and being able to apply these to homeware products in an existing and commercial way.
A good sense of colour and be able to identify new and commercial colourways.
To have regular communication with clothing divisions, and attend design presentations, and keep up to date with they’re pattern direction.
Criteria: Requirements: Degree in design, BA or equivalent on textile design.
Experience of working at an assistant level is essential.
Homeware or Fashion textile experience.
Must have excellent CAD skills, Photoshop and Illustrator, Microsoft office. Retail or supplier experience is preferred.
Great communication skills, hard working, resilient, motivated, prolific and good team player. Benefits: • Bonus Scheme • Pension Scheme • ShareSave Scheme • Life Assurance • Childcare Vouchers • Staff Discount • On-site Nursery