Print Design Assistant wanted at Jacques Vert

Jacques Vert Group is the UK’s largest Womenswear concession retailer in over 470 outlets in the UK, Europe, Canada and Middle East with a strong online presence across all of its brands. Our portfolio of Elegant British Brands includes Jacques Vert, Kaliko, Planet, Precis Petite, Windsmoor, Eastex and Dash.

We have an exciting opportunity for a talented and inspired print specialist to join our team.

The Jacques Vert signature style is synonymous with elegant and distinctive Occasionwear dressing. Original and feminine print designs are a key element of the Jacques Vert brand and we are fortunate to have as part of our design room, a dedicated painting studio to allow our Print Designers to develop and create original and unique designs for our brands.

Print Design Assistant – The Role
Research, develop and interpret print trends and ideas in-line with the brand DNA. Ensuring we are constantly developing our print offer to meet our customer’s needs
Create original print designs using various hand painting and drawing techniques
Utilise CAD programmes to assist in preparing artworks for production, putting designs in repeats and placements
Generate CAD garment range boards in line with business requirements
Creating trend packs, mood and colour boards, re-colouring artworks
Support and work closely with the Design team on design administration tasks, ensuring successful results in all design aspects of the product journey

Print Design Assistant – The Candidate
You will be a talented Print Designer/Painter/Textile Artist/Illustrator with a feminine handwriting and a natural leaning towards floral design
A strong understanding of colour and able to demonstrate strong hand painting and drawing skills and technique with attention to detail
Good CAD skills in Adobe Photoshop essential and knowledge of Microsoft office programmes desirable (Powerpoint/Word/Office 365)
Understanding of creating repeat patterns and placements for garments
Garment & pattern cutting knowledge would be a great advantage
A good communicator in both written and verbal skills
Ability to be flexible and work with all members of the team on the creative journey, embracing the business core values
A professional, can-do attitude with a common sense approach to problem solving is essential
Good organisational and time management skills

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