[JOBS] PRINT DESIGNER - MONSOON
Ref : MON10317
Salary : Competitive salary & attractive benefits
Department : Design
Location : Notting Hill Village, London (W11)
Position type : Permanent
Hours / Duration : 37.5 hours per week
Closing date : 31/05/2019
At Monsoon, we are passionate about connecting the contemporary with far eastern inspiration, to create a brand that’s completely unique. We champion natural beauty, body positivity and an ethical sustainable product you can be proud to buy, wear and create.
We have a new opportunity for a Print Designer to join our innovative Monsoon Ladies Design team to develop unique in-house prints whilst remaining true to our Monsoon handwriting with a modern edge.
You will help create commercial and innovative design for our Monsoon Print & Embellishment department. If you’re an experienced print designer with experience of printed women’s fashion / accessories from a print studio or head office in-house design environment, then we would like to hear from you!
What will you do as a Print Designer?
This role will see you researching, identifying and interpreting catwalk/market trends for Monsoon for the season. Producing design briefs and reviewing our development processes to ensure effective working relationships between suppliers and the Design team is key. You will also assist in planning and overseeing the critical path for your areas. You will contribute to strategy within the team and drive the brand forward by challenging and developing our ranges. You will be working with our Buying and Technical Services teams, building close working relationships with our clothing design team and managing budgets. Overseas travel may be required.
What will need to succeed as a Print Designer?
You will have a fabulous sense of colour & drawing ability and will enjoy working to high standards & delivering profit to the business.
You will be able to demonstrate your individual design flair and have an understanding of the Monsoon ‘handwriting’.
You will be an experienced team manager who can inspire a team to deliver beyond expectations.
We’re looking for someone who has a strong passion to work for Monsoon with the ability to design product with a unique point of difference from our global high st competitors.
With excellent presentation and communication skills, you will also be confident in presenting at a senior level.
Previous experience of working with suppliers in the India is desirable.
You will be competent with Photoshop; working knowledge of Illustrator is desirable.
If you are able to demonstrate a commercial understanding of both the womenswear market and the Monsoon customer, then this could be the role for you.
What are we like to work for?
If you want to be the best in Print Design, then Monsoon is a great place to be. You will enjoy a fantastic benefits package which includes an amazing discount across all three of our brands, up to 23 days holiday, pension and an interest free season ticket card loan. We also provide a great range of Voluntary benefits with external companies that you can take advantage of such as discounts on gym memberships and pay day early finishes!