JOBS] SENIOR DESIGNER : VOYAGE MAISON
We have a hugely exciting opportunity for an experienced Senior Designer to join our vibrant studio at our Glasgow HQ.
Voyage Maison is a leading fabric and interior furnishings brand based in Glasgow, operating across the UK and worldwide.
The creation and design of our products takes place in our in-house design studio, where our talented team create unique products, furniture, cushions, lamp shades to name but a few of our very successful products.
As well as designing we also print our own fabrics using state of the art technology. Inspiring a worldwide customer base; our customers range from interior designers, garden centres, gift shops and leading department stores.
Voyage Maison has recently become part of the Ashley Wilde Group. With over six decades of exceptional reputation, Ashely Wilde are a renowned market leader in the home interiors sector.
We are thrilled with the partnership, and the opportunities that lie ahead for the Voyage Maison Brand working alongside Ashley Wilde. This is a very exciting time to join the Voyage Maison team and with the UK’s leading Home Textile brands.
Working closely with the design studio and directors to provide support in all aspects of the studio, you will be immersed the full design process from initial design concept through to final product launch.
This is a varied role and will see the successful candidate work across a diverse sector of product and design. Alongside the design and development of new seasonal collections across product you will have the opportunity to contribute to many areas of the studio including; photoshoots and styling, exhibition planning, social media, brand literature and websites.
The ideal person will be enthusiastic, reliable and have an optimistic attitude. A dedicated team player the below attributes:
Possess exceptionally strong artistic and design flair demonstrated by a strong portfolio with the ability to create highly skilled hand painted and drawn artwork.
Strong creative flair, adaptable design handwriting and the ability to produce innovative creative design.
A creative thinker with a keen eye for detail. You must be able to see a project through from initial concept through to final product.
Demonstrate fantastic communicational and organisational skills along with ability to work effectively under pressure.
A solid awareness of the Home Interior market and a track record of commercial design.
Accomplished Cad skills, fully conversant in Adobe CSS – Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign
Educated to degree level in Textile design with a minimum 5 years’ experience working within the home interiors sector.
Enjoy working as part of a close team within a fast paced, busy studio environment.
Working with suppliers overseas.
Experience of planning and organising trade shows and exhibition events.
Confident presentation skills.
Expertise in AVA CAD CAM, Web Platforms and Social Media management.
This role is a full time position, our normal working hours are Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm.
A degree of flexibility and overtime will be required with the role. You will be required to travel occasionally within the UK and also may be required to travel globally to attend trade shows and work with manufacturers.
If you think you would love to work with us and help develop our brand presence, please send your CV and covering letter.
Your covering letter should state your notice period and salary expectations.
Job Type: Full-time