Senior Accessories Designer

Senior Accessories Designer

£Dependent Upon Experience
REF: 10719 JJ

Job Description

Are you passionate about fashion accessories and have experience of designing fashion accessories for multiple high street customers?

You will be eager, driven and ready to hit the ground running, showing enthusiasm in your day to day role and won’t be afraid to get stuck in to help grow the sales and build relationships with the retail buyers.

This really welcoming business is looking for another friendly face to join their team!

Senior Accessories Designer- The Role:-

  • Sole responsibility for designing and developing ladies and mens sunglasses on selected accounts.
  • Researching and interpreting trends and producing trend reports.
  • Making presentations to customers on new season trends.
  • Designing ranges for customers based on key commercial looks.
  • Attending customer meetings and designing to customer briefs.
  • Preparing Design Packs for manufacturers.
  • Liaising with factories in the Far East.
  • Regular development trips to the Far East.
  • Liaising with our account managers and technologist to ensure products are developed to meet customers’ quality and price requirements.
  • Overseeing the work of junior members of the design team.

Senior Accessories Designer- The Candidate:-

  • Passionate about design and fashion.
  • Able to identify emerging trends and interpret them for commercial product ranges.
  • Able to work independently.
  • Enthusiastic and friendly.
  • Pro-active and creative.
  • Able to work to a critical path and work well under pressure.
  • Experience working with European and Far East factories/suppliers.
  • Organised and used to a fast paced environment.
  • Able to multi task.
  • Strong presentation and teamwork skills.
  • Keen to contribute ideas.
  • Strong CAD skills - confident on Illustrator/Photoshop.
  • Applicants should have a degree in design and at least 5 years relevant experience.
  • Sunglasses / hard accessories experience ideal but not essential.

Senior Accessories Designer- The Company
My client is a Design Led Accessories business, who very much champions a ‘work hard, play hard’ ethos. They pride themselves on interpretation of trends and the swift progression from initial design through to final delivery.

They are immediately looking for a hardworking candidate to join their friendly business. This is a great opportunity that does not want to be missed. Please send your CV to

CVs without accompanying relevant artwork will not be considered.

Please submit via email a CV and a covering letter in a word document format stating current salary, together with separate examples of your design work in a PDF format (max. 5MB) to –

If the e mail address is not displayed in this advert, then please contact People Marketing directly on 0115 922 3335 quoting the job reference number, and we shall supply you with the correct address.

Please note that we cannot accept files in excess of 5MB.

We regret that due to the high amount of interest that we receive for each of our vacancies, if you do not hear from one of our consultants within 5 days then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for this role.

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