Designer, Childrenswear, Prints & Graphics

Recruiter
Burberry
Location
London, United Kingdom
Posted
17 Mar 2021
Closes
05 May 2021
Ref
144075-en_GB
Level
Manager
INTRODUCTION

Founded in 1856 by Thomas Burberry, Burberry is a global luxury brand with a distinctly British attitude. We are a global business with an extensive network of both owned and franchised stores across EMEIA, Asia Pacific and Americas. We are digital pioneers, and innovative technology underpins every aspect of our business, from product design to distribution and marketing. We believe that modern luxury means being socially and environmentally responsible; this mindset is core to our business and key to our long-term success.

JOB DETAILS

Department: Design

City: London

Location: GB

JOB PURPOSE

Responsible for creating a modern Childrenswear collection of Textiles, Prints, Graphics artworks with a strong fashion direction using Burberry's iconic heritage and attitude as a foundation.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Research, design and develop new concepts for a collection.

Follow creative direction and actively propose artworks and concepts

Gather research, create mood boards, generate ideas, artworks and launch with comprehensive launch packs.

Design and develop - printed allover artworks, graphic and graphic placements, and woven textiles - that fill the brief and are fit for purpose for the customer, brand and business and generate the 'wow' factor.

Have a great understanding of brands, catwalk collections, luxury markets from street style to high end nationally and internationally to identify trends and opportunities.

Work collaboratively with cross functional teams, mills and factories to ensure the end product is of the highest standard from sampling to production.

Use appropriate and innovative techniques and processes to deliver prototypes and products

Adhere to the corporate calendars and critical path

Work as part of a strong, dynamic design team to be market leaders.

Create all over artworks and intricate placed artworks using a range of techniques & computer programs.

Work alongside the other Childrenswear team members, Design Director, Senior Designers and Assistants as a team to ensure that the overall "design concept" is achieved.

EXPERIENCE

Degree in Fashion or Design, MA level desirable

At least 5 years' experience working in printed Textiles

Experience of working with Italian suppliers and manufacturers

Proven design experience at a Luxury brand level (preferred)

Childrenswear background is not essential

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