Assistant Designer

Fashion Heaven Inc.

Assistant Designer

Salary Not Specified

Fashion Heaven Inc., City of Westminster

  • Part time
  • Temporary

Posted 2 weeks ago, 3 Apr | Get your application in now before you miss out!

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: bbf3ffb783cf418db4361b48d763b0e8

Full Job Description

  • Assist in the design of both the menswear and womenswear collections including streetwear-influenced shapes and graphics for t-shirts, hoodies, tracksuits, combats, outerwear, swim shorts and loungewear.

  • Research and identify the latest key trends to inspire and develop new concepts and complement and evolve existing product lines.

  • Develop concept ranges and samples through CAD creation from initial sketch to technical packs (intermediate to advanced Illustrator skills are essential).

  • Research and development of placement graphics and print techniques.

  • Preparation of print-ready graphic artwork in Illustrator.

  • Preparation of first-class design presentations in InDesign demonstrating an aptitude for image layout, accuracy, grammar and spelling.

  • Support the Senior Designer with product handover following fits providing clear instructions to the sample room and factories.

  • Create and update the collection plan using InDesign.

  • General design administration.

    As Assistant Designer with 2-3 years of post-graduate experience, you will be supporting the Senior Designer with research, product design, placement graphics, artwork and tech pack creation for this premium streetwear brand with a high-profile following amongst elite sports professionals.

  • From its roots in menswear, the brand is adding womenswear. Product categories include t-shirts, hoodies, tracksuits, combats, outerwear, swim shorts and loungewear.

    The successful designer will be UK-based and commutable to London with a strong eye for shape and graphics supported by outstanding presentation skills and high-level proficiency in Adobe Illustrator and Indesign. Experience designing both men's and women's sportswear or athleisure product is essential along with a passion for streetwear. This is a great opportunity for a design assistant ready to take the next step.,
  • Degree in Fashion Design followed by 2-3 years of post-graduate experience in sportswear or athleisure design for men and women.

  • UK-based within a commutable distance to Camden tube.

  • Skilled in the design and artworking of placement graphics.

  • Intermediate to Advanced proficiency in Adobe Indesign (essential), Illustrator (essential) and Photoshop.

  • Excellent organisational skills and attention to detail.

  • A confident, proactive approach capable of working effectively in a team in a fast-paced environment.

  • Ability to organise and prioritise workload.

  • Ability to interact effectively with suppliers and colleagues at all levels.

    Salary in line with experience.

  • Monday to Thursday 9:00 to 5:30, Friday 9:00 to 4:30.

  • Hybrid working Tuesday to Thursday in the office.

  • 25 days annual leave excluding bank holidays.

  • Contribuatory pension.

  • Private health care.

  • Annual bonus scheme.