Assistant Jewellery Designer

Would you like to spend more time creating and less time travelling? We have an excellent opportunity in Essex so now is the time to swap your long commute with a career with one of the fastest growing fashion businesses in the UK today!

You will be working as part of a design team, designing and delivering tailored products and ranges which target and focus on the customer and satisfy the customer expectation, whilst striving to innovate and influence the commercial fashion market.

Responsibilities:

  • Undertake appropriate research, including competition shop analysis, producing trend report and presentations, to ensure a high level of awareness of current and emerging trends and ‘must have’ products. Apply this knowledge to own work, constantly seeking new selling opportunities while ensuring appropriate fit with the brand strategy.

  • Assist with creating first look mood boards, contributing to the inspirational themes, using colour, trend, handmade samples and design sheets. As required, produce work for and attend second look, range building and trade meetings.

  • Create inspiring designs, applying appropriate techniques and ideas that excite and inspire the customer. Producing clear and detailed specifications using appropriate design software.

  • Develop innovative and original products, with strong sensitivity to material and colour. Ensure products meet the customer profile and brand identity, delivering an appropriate balance of product assortment between high fashion and commerciality.

The right person will:

  • Be ideally be educated to degree level or equivalent in jewellery or accessories degree.

  • Be competent Adobe suit skills and good working knowledge with Microsoft office suit.

  • Possess creative flare, design experience, with good hand drawing skills and ability to use CAD.

This is an opportunity with plenty of scope to progress and potentially design for wider areas of the business as we continue with our expansion. In return we can offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits package and ongoing training and development with opportunities to progress.

The Billericay office is less than two minutes’ walk from Billericay station and less than 1 minute from our free staff car park.

To apply please send your CV and salary expectations to jobs@dck.com *Strictly No Agencies*