Senior Designer

Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire, England
Salary: £33k - 35k per year
Reference: EM - SD
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Senior Designer
Contract: Full time/ Permanent
Location: Leeds (LS11)
Salary: Up to £35,000

 

Overview:

This is an opportunity for an experienced Senior Designer to join a reputable fashion retail brand. The Senior Designer will work closely with the Head of Creative to produce on-brand, inspiring and exciting design work and to support others in delivering the same.

Duties & Responsibilities of the Senior Designer:

  • Working with the Head of Creative to continually develop the company’s visual brand, focusing on our unique personality and point of difference.
  • Always thinking ahead, observing the marketplace, and proactively developing new ideas.
  • Work with other Senior Designers to maximise synergy in concept development.
  • Supporting and inspiring other members of the creative team, ensuring their understanding of the brand and helping them deliver fantastic work.
  • Selling work into senior members of the business, taking constructive feedback and delivering work that everyone is happy with.
  • Supporting the Studio Manager in continually improving our creative processes to enhance workflow as well as team motivation.
  • Challenging briefs and working closely with account managers and marketing teams to develop the best work possible.
  • Building relationships with internal teams.
    • Working with a range of media – from catalogue and retail POS work to email and web assets.
    • Discussing the objectives and requirements of each brief in detail with the project owner.
    • Estimating the time required to complete a job and providing an appropriate timeline to studio manager.
    • Producing design work that is exciting and on brand and takes into account seasonal themes.
    • Presenting finalised ideas and concepts to account managers and sometimes the senior team
    • Making sure deadlines are hit, working with the studio manager where necessary to negotiate new timelines
    • Working effectively and supportively as part of a team of designers, account managers, web developers and marketing specialists

Skills:

  • Indesign
  • Illustrator
  • Photoshop
  • Passion and enthusiasm for design with creative flair
  • Exacting standards.
  • A flexible approach to workload.
  • Excellent communication skills to interpret and negotiate briefs with account managers.
  • Good presentation skills and the confidence to explain and sell ideas to colleagues.
  • Time management skills and the ability to cope with several projects at a time.
  • Accuracy and attention to detail when finalising designs, being open to feedback and willing to make changes to your designs.

 

 

Hawk 3 Talent Solutions are operating as an employment agency on behalf of its client. Anyone wishing for further information or apply directly, please contact Emily Moverley on 07483 006 354 or email emily.moverley@hawk-3.com

Hawk 3 Talent Solutions is committed to the selection, recruitment, and development of the best people, basing judgments solely on suitability for the job. By applying for the above position and providing your personal data to us you understand that your data will be processed in line with our Privacy Policy. Whilst we endeavour to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for your interest in this role and we look forward to working with you in the future.