Designer - Clothing

Posted 08 Jul 2024

TJ Morris Ltd

Liverpool (Creative or Design)

Job Type:permanentDuration:
Category:Creative or DesignRecruiter Reference:HO/JW/CD/0724/MD
URL for Applications:Apply HereSalary:Competitive

We are looking for a Clothing Designer to join our Graphics team based at our Liverpool Head Office.

In this role, you will be supporting our Clothing Buying team and producing on trend ranges, print and pattern, multi-product and working on existing and new development ideas.

  • Competitive
  • Based in Liverpool Head Office
  • 28 days paid holiday per annum, rising to 33 days upon 5 years’ service (inclusive of bank holidays)
  • Contributable Company pension scheme
  • Employee benefits:

  • MyHB employee benefits platform with access to:
    • Retail and leisure discounts plus hundreds more
    • Free Financial Advice
    • Bank your savings into an ISA
    • 24/7 confidential counselling and advice line
    • Low cost voluntary insured health plans
  • Onsite heavily subsidised Health and Fitness Centre
  • Onsite canteen
  • 10% store discount
  • Free car parking
  • Death in Service Benefit (subject to 12 months complete service)
  • Long Service recognition scheme
Job Overview
  • Work on textile clothing ranges under direction from the Category Manager and Design Studio Manager
  • Create designs, technical packs, mood boards and engaging packaging from up-to-date market trends
  • Communicate with manufacturers in a professional manner
  • Review all pre-production submissions, referring to original comments made, ensuring all requested changes have been implemented and the finished quality of the product is of a high standard
  • Ensure the smooth running of the approval process, and continually identify where improvements in process and communication can be made
  • Build and maintain close links with the Buying and Graphics team, including photography
  • Identify key commercial trends through competitive shops
  • Conduct store visits and produce UK competitive shop reports
  • Maintenance of confidentiality of information in compliance with General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) including the development and maintenance of information management and record-keeping systems related to areas of responsibility
Minimum Criteria To Apply
  • Excellent design CAD skills
  • Robust understanding of garment construction is essential
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in similar design role or at a high street fashion retailer
  • Excellent knowledge of Photoshop and Illustrator on MAC OS
  • Experience working in a team
  • Robust understanding of print and manufacturing process and limitations
  • Experience using Microsoft Office including Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint
  • Experience working on licensed ranges is advantageous
About The Company

TJ Morris Limited trading as Home Bargains is a privately owned family run discount retailer selling top brands at the lowest possible price on the UK high street.

Having started 45 years ago in Liverpool our customers continue to be at the heart of everything we do and throughout our 580 stores we have over 5 million customers each week.

With plans to increase our store portfolio to 1,000 stores throughout the UK we are a fast-paced retailer opening 50 stores a year (nearly one every weekend) - and we wouldn't have it any other way!

How to Apply

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