We are looking for an experienced Accessories Designer to join our dynamic and passionate design team based at our Head Office in High Wycombe. This position is full time and permanent. Ideally you will have a degree in fashion and approximately 3 years’ experience in accessories design. Depending on your area of strength, products may include leather bags, small leather goods, scarves, cold weather accessories, shoes and jewellery.
To join our vibrant and fast growing business as an Accessories Designer
You’ll need to be passionate about creative design, with a strong brand focus and keen commercial eye. You’ll have strong and clear communication skills, with the ability to build relationships across functions, and a proactive nature. You will have proven experience as an accessories designer and be able to demonstrate hand draw designs, as well as work with Photoshop and Illustrator.
Your responsibilities will include:
- Under the direction of the Creative Director & Head of Design, you will research, interpret and design ranges, including jewellery, within the Mint Velvet handwriting
- Present ideas to the Design & Buying teams each season
- Good knowledge of fabrics/hardware etc
- Spec drawings to a high standard
- Review and fit samples with Buyer
- Visit key suppliers to action new samples
- Shop ideas for new shapes/trims etc. and have a commercial awareness of key competitors
- Attend any relevant shows
You'll be rewarded with
A competitive salary, 25 days holiday plus bank holidays, BUPA, a discretionary bonus scheme, generous staff discount and clothing allowance and the opportunity to develop your career in a fast paced and growing business.
If you have the experience and passion for this role
Please apply by clicking 'apply now' below and attaching either a completed Application Form or up to date CV and covering letter explaining why you are passionate about joining Mint Velvet. Please ensure you state which of our roles you're applying for within the email.
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Regrettably, due to the high volume of applicants we receive we are only able to respond to successful candidates who have been shortlisted for an interview.
At Mint Velvet we always recruit our staff directly and are successful in doing so. We therefore do not need to use the services of recruitment agencies. We ask that you do not contact any of the Managers or HR Team in order to introduce your services. We do appreciate the interest you have in our company and thank you for your understanding.