Sock Designer

Sock Designer

Salary excellent dependent upon experience
REF: 10959 AA

Job Description

This opportunity is looking to recruit an experienced Sock Designer to work in an established, fast paced trend led company supplying to an exciting mix of high street, retailers and lifestyle brands.

Sock Designer – The Role:

  • To design and develop, trend led, seasonal and novelty/character ranges for ladies, mens and childrens’ socks and cold weather accessories
  • Continual market and trend research.
  • Liaise with customers, and supply base/factories to develop innovation, designs, concepts and yarn developments.
  • Work closely with technical team and factories from concept to ensure ‘right’ product meets customers specifications, and delivered at the most cost effective price

Sock Designer - The Candidate

  • A minimum of 2years graphic design experience within a similar sock, knitted accessories, or knitwear design role
  • A ‘creative’ eye for design and detail.
  • Highly competent Adobe CAD skills are essential.
  • Excellent communication skills.  Ability to present your design concepts and liaise with suppliers/factories to develop your designs.
  • A ‘can do attitude’. A team player, well organised and able to prioritise workload.

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 –  c.turner@peoplemarketing.co.uk

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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