Senior Product Designer

England, Somerset, Bath
£32000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
18 Oct 2016
15 Nov 2016
Industry Sector
Contract Type
Work Experience Level
Agency-side or Client-side
Client Side
Job Role
Graphic Designer

Senior Product Designer / FMCG / Bath / 29-32k / Plus benefits

My client is a leading is FMCG business based within Bath with offices in Hong Kong and New York they are a fast growing business with exciting creative energy.

Reporting to the Creative Manager you will be responsible for helping to design, create and manage specific design projects.

General Responsibilities

Hands on Creative - Lead Designer with new creative, whether this is initial ideas and concepts or right through to final artwork

Mentor Design Team - Pass on your knowledge and be a key motivator, push for excellence and efficiency.

Buyer Relationships - Build strong relationships with buyers and help grow these accounts.

Licensor Relationships - Build strong relationships with licensors where appropriate and help grow these brands.

Brand Manage - Become a "custodian" for all of the brands and licensed brands. Stay "On Brand" and maintain quality and grow the brands.

Ideas & Inspiration - Bring in new ideas concepts, formats and trends - Newness!

Key Responsibilities

  • Trend research - AW / SS range boards
  • Collaborate with Design Managers and Designers
  • Collaborate on range plans / line list
  • Collaborate with "sourcing team" to source new key formats that work on price and can translate over different range plans
  • Work alongside Design Managers and help mentor Junior Designers
  • Help organise / Brief mock-ups & samples for key dates.
  • Help manage ranges from concept to sign-off.
  • Visit licensors/national account buyers for range reviews / manage sign off and maintain high QC levels.
  • Work hard to keep ranges on critical paths

Please apply or send your cv