Senior Textile Designer

Job Title: Senior Textile Designer Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Coventry Industry: Creative
Salary: £32k - 37k per year Start Date: Not specified
REF: 48008 Job Published: 25 days ago

job description

Pitch have recently partnered with a luxury retailer based in Coventry who are looking for a Senior Textile designer to join their studio team. Like many businesses, my client experienced many challenges the past year, but due to their organisation and strong brand presence within their market they are in an extremely strong place this year and are busier than ever!  The Senior Product Designer is a key role within the Design team and will work closely with a collaborative studio team to deliver new product designs to their varied B2B and B2C markets.  
Reporting into the Design Manager you will be responsible for the following:
  • Developing new design ideas and surface patterns appropriate to their own product categories aligned with the business strategy. 
  • Spend time researching the market, looking at competitor activity and gaps in target categories to support the development of new design concepts. 
  • Develop new product artwork and visualisations to bring new ideas to life. 
  • Lead in the colourisation of new products. 
  • Liaising with external suppliers when needed, ensuring organised project and time management. 
  • Create mood boards demonstrating ideas and product concepts to present to the wider team. 
  • Analyse sales and product performance data to determine where changes may need to be made. 
  • Manage and support in developments across sampling and production trials. 
  • Work collaboratively with the photography team, ensuring products are being visually represented effectively. 
To be considered for this role you must have experience in a commercially focused design role. Knowledge within interiors and textiles is desired. You must be a driven and organised individual who is able to successfully project manage.The team is currently based from home, but this role will be office based once safe to do so. Please only apply if you are happy and able to commute to Coventry on a daily basis. 
Travel may be required for this role, so a clean UK Drivers license is also desired. There are opportunities to travel internationally as well for various events and exhibitions. You must have the right to work in the UK to be considered for this role, visa sponsorship is not available unfortunately. 


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