VACANCY - Textile Designer

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced textile designer, based at our head office in Haslingden, Lancashire.

We are looking for an outstanding individual with strong creative talent and extensive experience in the design of bedding, curtains and other packaged products for the home, targeting and working with key volume retailers in The UK.

Clarke & Clarke has established itself as one of the leading brands in the world of home fashion, creating beautiful furnishing fabrics and wallcoverings, distributed through a large network of retailers and interior designers across the globe.

The candidate must be educated to degree level in textile design and gained a minimum of 2 years commercial experience working in a similar role. A good working knowledge of both print and weave is essential and must have an excellent eye for colour. The role will have an emphasis on the design and sourcing of bedding. The candidate must also be comfortable with CAD (preferably AVA) and a sound knowledge of Photoshop or similar graphic design software would be an advantage.

Brief details of the role include;

- Trend research

- Design creation

- Regular communication with suppliers, from sourcing, initial design concept through to product development and finally to order receipt

- Regular communication with key multiple retailers, taking design briefs and submitting designs for approval and generally managing the account from a product design perspective

Please send your CV and recent examples of your work to: Kate Ryder – k.ryder@clarke-clarke.co.uk

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