Design Assistant

Salary
£21,000 per annum
Hours
9.15am to 5.30pm
Position Type
Full Time
Location
Sloane Street, London
Closing Date
22/08/2019
Advert expires on
22/08/2019

Smythson

Main Duties

JOB PURPOSE


To support Designers throughout the design process.


KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES


· Execute seasonal Animation sample product placement.


· Provide specs, updates and seasonal colour launch for all new and carry forward SLG specs.


· Create computer drawings of design sketches that need to be added to the visual range plan.


· Liaise with Designers to execute Seasonal Brief provided by Merchandise


· Have a thorough understanding of leather goods, seasonal trends and nuances in the luxury market.


· Work closely with Designers to assist in design process.


· Liaising with our manufacturers and other suppliers to discuss hand-off of sampling and prototypes.


· Be aware of and adhere to the design and development critical path.


· Provide spec dimensions and product detailing for Web Info


Any other duties as may reasonably be expected.

Skills and Experience

Computer skills


· Office Word and Excel


· Proficient knowledge in Illustrator, Indesign and Photoshop.