Designer Maternity Cover Home Jobs Vacancy at Matalan Liverpool
Matalan Liverpool urgently required following position for Designer Maternity Cover Home. Please read this job advertisement carefully before apply. There are some qualifications, experience and skills requirement that the employers require. Does your career history fit these requirements? Ensure you understand the role you are applying for and that it is suited to your skills and qualifications.
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Designer Maternity Cover Home Jobs Vacancy at Matalan Liverpool Jobs Details:
About the Role
As a Designer with Matalan, you'll support the Design Manager to design and develop comprehensive Homeware ranges, working closely with the Buying Team to ensure the product reflects the current market and our customer needs.
Liaise with the Buyer to understand the costs and margins required to ensure that the range can realistically be bought with-in the given budget
Use sales and trend information to aid the designing of new products and updating core lines.
Conduct market research, identifying Matalan's competitor ranges and key trends for the season, creating and presenting these to stakeholders
Provide the ‘key looks’ information, fabric and colour palettes to the Buying teams
Conduct catwalk and directional shop research, updating trends, colour and fabric information as required to the relevant Buyer to ensure Matalan's ranges are in line with the industry.
Conduct factory visits and competitive shopping trips in the UK, USA and Far East as required, producing full reports which will be fed back to the Buying and Design teams
Liaise with suppliers on product and design details, providing advice on initial samples, ensuring that manufactured garments match initial design specification.
Educated to degree level within a Design based subject
Competent in the use of Adobe Illustrator & Photoshop
Ability to produce CAD work including design packs, artworks, graphics, prints and packaging
Proven experience within a design related environment, with knowledge of both hard goods and textiles
Excellent communication skills
Strong attention to detail
Founded in the early 1980s by John Hargreaves in Liverpool, Matalan is a family retail business that is proud to serve its customer excellent quality at great value. With over 200 stores in the UK, a growing online presence and over 15,000 employees, working here is exciting, collaborative, challenging, and above all fun! As part of the Matalan family you can expect some great benefits and the opportunity to be part of our exciting vision - to become the UK’s most trusted value retailer. This is Retail Made Real.