We’re looking for a Handbag/SLG Designer to join our growing team with a minimum of 3 years’ experience. Prior experience within a similar role is a necessity.

Responsibilities: 

  • Working with major retailers to design and develop products across but not limited to bags, small leather goods and gifting.
  • Creating bespoke packaging for products designed.
  • Innovate with new product concepts, print trends and fabrications.
  • Developing unique and creative ranges from initial mood board to final product.
  • Drawing up CADs predominately via Adobe Illustrator and then turning these into functional and technical design packs to be sent off to our suppliers to be made.
  • Liaising closely with our suppliers in the Far East in ensuring products are developed correctly.
  • Keeping a critical path and tracking/monitoring the product development process.
  • Taking ownership of your accounts and working efficiently to meet deadlines.
  • Conducting competitor research
  • Closely working with other stakeholders in the business including wholesale account managers and our production team.
  • Uploading designs for approvals on licensing systems
  • Flagging issues and resolving technical design queries
  • Assistance with ad-hoc projects. 

Requirements:  

  • A minimum 3 years’ experience in a design role ideally at a brand/retailer.
  • Creative with a commercial eye.
  • Strong within print and graphic design.
  • Ideally, experience working with licensed ranges.
  • Highly proficient in Adobe packages with a strong emphasis on Adobe Illustrator,
  • A robust understanding of the design and development process with experience working with Far East suppliers.
  • Understanding on how to prioritise workload and complete tasks in a timely manner.
  • A motivated team player with a positive attitude, willingness to learn and happy to work across different product categories

The Skinnydip Experience – what we can offer you

  • A platform to showcase your talent and have your designs in major retailers across the world.
  • Progression and career development.
  • A fun and relaxed office environment – just check out our TikTok!
  • Unlimited Paid Holiday – yes that is correct!
  • Flexi time – start early/finish early or start later/finish later
  • Up to 50 WFH days a year
  • Regular company social events.
  • Soft drink and Wine Time every Friday afternoon

 

How to apply:

Please email your CV to: recruitment@skinnydiplondon.com

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