Middleweight Designer

Location
England, Somerset, Bath
Salary
£28000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted
05 Oct 2016
Closes
02 Nov 2016
Ref
LP114
Industry Sector
FMCG
Contract Type
Permanent
Work Experience Level
Executive
Agency-side or Client-side
Client Side
Job Role
Graphic Designer

Middleweight Designer / FMCG / Bath / 24-28k / Plus benefits

My client is a leading is FMCG business based within Bath with offices in Hong Kong and New York they are a fast growing business with exciting creative energy.

Reporting to the Creative Manager you will be responsible for helping to design, create and manage specific design projects.

General Responsibilities

Hands on Creative - Lead Designer with new creative, whether this is initial ideas and concepts or right through to final artwork

Mentor Design Team - Pass on your knowledge and be a key motivator, push for excellence and efficiency.

Licensor Relationships - Build strong relationships with licensors where appropriate and help grow these brands.

Brand Manage - Become a "custodian" for all of the brands and licensed brands. Stay "On Brand" and maintain quality and grow the brands.

Ideas & Inspiration - Bring in new ideas concepts, formats and trends - Newness!

Key Responsibilities

  • Trend research - AW / SS range boards
  • Collaborate with Design Managers and Designers
  • Collaborate on range plans / line list
  • Collaborate with "sourcing team" to source new key formats that work on price and can translate over different range plans
  • Work alongside Design Managers and help mentor Junior Designers
  • Help organise / Brief mock-ups & samples for key dates.
  • Help manage ranges from concept to sign-off.
  • Visit licensors/national account buyers for range reviews / manage sign off and maintain high QC levels.
  • Work hard to keep ranges on critical paths


Please apply or send your cv