Arcadia Group

Industrial Placement - Design Assistant - Wallis

lease only apply for this role if you are a sandwich course student looking for a year-long placement between summer 18-19

To apply for this role, please upload a PDF copy of your Portfolio along with your CV, or attach a link to your portfolio website. Unfortunately we are not able to accept files via wetransfer, google drive, dropbox etc.

The role

  • Artworks
  • Prepare and burn disks for artworks to send to mills
  • Preparation of mood boards
  • Organising and researching colour
  • Researching key trends and inspirations
  • Collating information from Catwalk, High street, & Trend websites
  • Assisting Designers with ad hoc projects
  • Supporting with daily departmental administration
  • Ordering stationery, handling magazine deliveries
  • PR Design rep
  • Downloading Photo images

What we're looking for

  • A creative flair
  • Ability to produce excellent quality artworks
  • A strong illustrative hand
  • Good understanding of the Wallis customer
  • Excellent eye for colour matching
  • Ability to draw inspiration from vintage and adapt this to commercial designs
  • The ability to use Adobe Photoshop/Illustrator is preferred
  • Good organisational skills
  • Ability to prioritise tasks effectively
  • Ability to use initiative to formulate new ways of working
  • Strong communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • A clear overview of current fashion trends

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