Design

Men's Footwear Designer

Footwear Designer - Brand - London - Salary up to £40k

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Footwear Designer to join this London based Heritage Brand

My client is looking for an experienced full time menswear footwear designer to add newness to the product. They want you to have strong knowledge of casual footwear and ladies experience is an added bonus as you will be required to work on ladies footwear.

ABOUT THE COMPANY

This classic menswear sports inspired brand who design multiproduct on-trend mens and ladieswear.
ABOUT THE ROLE

Menswear Design role
My client is looking for an experienced full time menswear footwear designer to add newness to the product. They want you to have strong knowledge of casual footwear and ladies experience is an added bonus as you will be required to work on ladies footwear.
The role is an excellent opportunity for a second jobber or Mid-level footwear designer.
- A keen learner with an eagerness to develop within their role
- Interest and knowledge in the fashion / footwear industry - either design or buying
- Basic ability on adobe Illustrator
- Ability to communicate efficiently by email and phone with UK and international factories
- Excellent time management and working to deadlines
- Self efficient - can work proactively with guidance
- Good organisation skills and able to work to a critical path
ABOUT YOU

The ideal candidate must have minimum 2-3 years experience working within mens footwear design
Responsibilities:
Creating innovative and commercial footwear designs, including upper, midsole and outsole, in line with the brand values, consumer and athlete requirements.
Updating sample trackers and ensuring suppliers are meeting sample deadlines
Translation of internal and customer briefing's into design visualisation through sketch review, design sign-off, tech-packs to result in sales sample for sign off before bulk production.
Checking samples against specs to ensure samples are correct and meet our quality standards
Freedom Factor
Fantastic business
Excellent company culture
A great opportunity to grow and develop as a designer
If this footwear role interests you, please click the 'Apply' button and submit your cv and portfolio to dexmoore@freedomrecruit.com Job Ref:56913

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Dex Moore

If this Men's Footwear Designer role interests you, please click the ‘Apply’ button and submit your cv with your portfolio and quote reference DJM56913.

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