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Graduate Designer (12 Month Placement) - Home & Stationery

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2mo ago

💼 Graduate Job

Leicester

AI generated summary

  • You must have a passion for illustration, the ability to adapt handwriting for different customers, experience with Photoshop, strong communication skills, self-motivation, fashion awareness, presentation skills, and a recent degree in graphics, illustration, or surface pattern design.
  • You will provide pattern and graphic support, research trends, create designs and style guides, handle administrative tasks, color matching, sample/product displays, and sample logging for 12 months.

Graduate Job

DesignLeicester

Description

  • This role will support the gifting & stationery team. The team design and develop pattern and graphics for all Stationery & gifting items that include cards, wrap, notebooks, stationary and packaging. Taking responsibility for everything from initial trend direction through to generating original artworks including all over prints and character design. 

Requirements

  • A passion for drawing, illustration and graphics
  • Ability to adapt your handwriting to design for different customer types
  • Experience and Ability to work with Photoshop
  • Strong communication skills, you will be capable of working well with other teams and building productive relationships.
  • Highly self-motivated.
  • Strong interest in fashion & Home and awareness of trends.
  • Confident presentation skills
  • Specific skills/qualifications & requirements:
  • Recently graduated with a degree in graphics, illustration or surface pattern design
  • Strong drawing and painting skills
  • Intermediate user of Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator.

Education requirements

Bachelors

Area of Responsibilities

Design

Responsibilities

  • Provide pattern and graphic support throughout the whole design process. This may include Trend research, generating artworks, creating style guides and briefing designs to factories.
  • Provide administrative support to the Design Team, taking responsibility for tasks such as day to day department requests, colour matching, setting up sample/product displays and logging samples.

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Location

Leicester

Benefits

  • ​25% off a huge selection of Next, Lipsy & Victoria's Secret products
  • Company performance based bonus
  • Sharesave scheme
  • On-site Nursery available; OFSTED outstanding in all areas
  • 10% off most partner brands & up to 15% off Branded Beauty
  • Early VIP access to sale stock
  • Access to fantastic discounts at our Staff Shops
  • Restaurants with great food at amazing prices
  • Access a 24/7 digital GP and other free health and wellbeing services
  • Free on-site parking